Ajax and adidas open unique centre

On Friday Ajax and adidas officially opened the adidas miCoach Performance Centre at sports complex the Ajax Academy. The centre, which was built by the Dutch firm Verwelius, consists of an artificial grass football pitch, which is covered by an air dome, and an annex. The air dome’s capacity – the first one of its size in Holland – is 110.000 m3 and its contents included 12.000 m2 of cloth and 22.000 metres of steel cables. The adidas miCoach Performance Centre will be used by both Ajax’ first team and the teams from the Ajax Academy.