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National Sports Centre of Jamor

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National Sports Centre of Jamor

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Name:National Sports Centre of Jamor
Sports:Archery, Tennis, Swimming, Running, Athletics, Football, Rugby, Hockey

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The National Sports Centre of Jamor is a Sports facility on the outskirts of Lisbon, Portugal. The Centre (Centro Desportivo Nacional do Jamor – CDNJ) is set in an extensive forest area and supports the development of all sports.

Within the centre you will also find the CAR-Jamor which is the High Performance Centre for athletes, national teams, and young athletes.

Both the CDNJ and the CAR-Jamor are controlled by the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth (Instituto Português do Desporto e Juventude - IP)

Along with the training facilities there are athlete support centres covering: Medical, Physiotherapeutic, Psychological and Recovery. There is also and Altitude Training Room



By Air: Lisbon Portela airport (LIS) - 18km

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CAR-Jamor Residence
- Pavilion with 42 double rooms and 3 single rooms
- Catering in the Jamor Centro de Estágio da Cruz Quebrada (CECQ) canteen
- Library and Study Room, Social Room, Living Room with TV and Computer Room, Wi-Fi
- Laundry Room & Kitchen

Jamor Centro de Estágio da Cruz Quebrada
Welcomes school groups, college students and clubs
- Pavilion with 24 triple rooms and 1 individual room
- Canteen
- Living Room
- Auditorium with a capacity for 60 people
- Two outdoors Sports halls


Field Sports



The National Stadium: In 1967, the stadium hosted the European Cup Final which was won by Celtic FC's Lisbon Lions against Inter Milan. It also hosts the Taça de Portugal (Portuguese Cup) final.

Pitch: 105mts x 68mts natural grass playing field with flood lights

Outside the stadium: Pitches 1 & 2; Natural grass – Pitch 3; Artificial grass


Outside the National Stadium: Pitch 1; Natural grass with flood lights – Pitch 2; Artificial grass with flood lights

Outside the National Stadium: Pitch 1; Hockey field with flood lights



The National Stadium: Outdoor
- 400mts, 8 lanes Athletics Track
- Long and Triple Jump areas
- Steeple Chase, water hurdle

CAR-Jamor Outdoor Track & Field:
- 400mts, 6 lane Athletics Track
- 4 Long and Triple Jump areas
- Javelin, Disc and Hammer throwing areas
- High jump and Pole Vault areas

Separate from the Track there is also a Cross Country running trail

CAR-Jamor Indoor Performance Track
- 60mts, 6 lane
- 3 Long and Triple Jump tracks
- 1 Pole Vault and 1 High Jump area
- 1 Shot put and Discus throwing sector (technical training)
- 1 “Biomechanics Corridor” for movement analyses
- Weight Training Room
- Warm up and recovery areas

The Complexo de Piscinas do Jamor swimming centre was the first indoor complex in Portugal and hosts both national and international competitions

Pool 1: Olympic 50mts x 25mts
Pool 2: 25mts x 20mts x 1.30mts depth with removable bottom to 5mts

Diving platforms: 10mts, 7.5mts, 5mts, 3mts and 1mt
Diving Spring Boards: 1mt and 3mts

The centres 35 tennis courts are surrounded by green areas and are considered by many Elite Players as one of the most beautiful tennis court settings in the world

- 1 Central Court, 2.000 spectators
-  26 Outdoors Courts (10 of which are equipped with flood lighting)
 - 6 Indoors Courts with synthetic floor
 - 3 Outdoor Courts in concrete
 - 3 “hit-balls” walls with synthetic floor

The Archery Training Centre (Centro de Treino de Tiro com Arco - FPTA) is dedicated to the preparation of high-performance athletes and national teams

- 80mts x 60mts natural grass, suitable for International Competitions

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