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World's biggest ice skating rink opens in Moscow

All-Russia Exhibition Centre, Moscow.
All-Russia Exhibition Centre, Moscow. Image by Sylvain Kalache / CC BY 2.0

The biggest ice skating rink in the world opened in Moscow  on 28 November. It is located on the main avenue of the All-Russia Exhibition Centre (VDNKh)  and has 20,510 sq m of ice, with 5000 sq m illuminated by backlights. For the safety and comfort of skaters, there are zones for different types of skating, as well as a pedestrian bridge.

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