ST. JAKOBSHALLE

ST. JAKOBSHALLE

Group C

28 November 2024
France – Poland
Spain – Portugal

30 November 2024
Poland – Portugal
France – Spain

2 December 2024
Portugal – France
Poland – Spain

Group D

29 November 2024
Denmark – Croatia
Switzerland – Faroe Islands

1 December 2024
Croatia – Faroe Islands
Denmark – Switzerland

3 December 2024
Faroe Island – Denmark
Croatia – Switzerland

The St. Jakobshalle is one of the most modern multifunctional halls in Europe. It is 20,000 m2 in size and has been hosting international concerts, major productions and sporting events for over 45 years. Queen, Tina Turner, Johnny Cash or Muse – and countless other top acts have already performed in the St. Jakobshalle Basel. The tennis tournament Swiss Indoors, the Longines CHI Classics Basel Show Jumping World Cup, the Yonex Swiss Open badminton tournament and the Jump Nights are just some examples to prove that the St. Jakobshalle offers ideal conditions for major sporting events.

Capacity

6,500

Matches

2 groups (C,D), 12 matches

Basel is the third largest city in Switzerland and is located in the north of the country where the borders of Switzerland, France and Germany meet. The city has a vibrant cultural scene with over 40 museums in a very small area and is one of the top ten cities in the world with the highest quality of life.

The city of Basel consists of two districts, Grossbasel and Kleinbasel, which are separated by the river Rhine. In winter, Basel is festively decorated and has a very special charm. One of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe takes place on Münsterplatz and Barfüsserplatz.

Population

204,550

Area

37 km²

Its central location in the heart of Europe, excellent transport links and first-class infrastructure make Basel a popular venue for international events. In 2025 several football matches of the UEFA European Women’s Championship will be held in Basel. Handball also has a great tradition in Basel: teams from Basel play in Switzerland’s top leagues. The head office of the International Handball Federation IHF is also located in Basel.

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