Venue

Details around the venue collection and detail endpoint

The venue resource is to be used as referential data in queries against other Olympics API endpoints.

An example venue resource for the 2018 winter olympics can be seen below.

{
  "code": "ASJ",
  "description": "Alpensia Ski Jumping Ctr",
  "city": "PyeongChang",
  "meta": {
    "competition": true
  }
}

The table below outlines the possible values exposed in the Venue resource.

Property

Value(s)

Description

code

IOC defined venue code

description

IOC defined venue description

city

IOC defined venue city

meta.competiton

true - venue is used for competition, false - venue is used for non-competition events, e.g. meetings.

Denotes if the venue is used for competition.