The former Central Stadium was renamed to Red Bull Arena in 2010. Originally designed to meet the requirements of the FIFA World Cup 2006, the stadium offers perfect conditions for football matches and concerts alike. Big names who sold out the stadium were AC/DC, Paul McCartney and Genesis.
ARENA Leipzig comprises of three different activity areas: a central hall for sports matches and (music)events, a general all-purpose hall for training and a judo hall with four competition areas.
Leipzig has about 100 sports grounds complex. The most of these sports facilities are managed by the City. Overview on german page.
Leipzig has many oppertunities for doing water sports or just relax at the pools or at lakes of the city. If you are interested in sailing, diving, windsurfing or rowling you should visit one of Leipzigs lakes.
In Leipzig there are about 242 gyms and sports halls. 219 of them are property of Leipzig. Overview on german page