GLORIA SPORTS ARENA, the largest sports arena in Turkey

Belek, Turkey



Gloria Sports Arena offers a one-stop experience for functional and sports performance training with Technogym equipment, namely Pure Strength, Kinesis, Arke and Omnia. The General Manager of the facility, Richard Ungerhofer, explained why they chose Technogym, “Technogym stands for internationality, leadership in (technical) innovation and recognition from Top Athletes around the globe.”

Gloria Sports Arena is a modern sports complex with indoor, outdoor and aquatic sports facilities. Built on 10.5 hectares, it is the largest sports arena in Turkey and boasts the most cutting-edge technological developments in sports. More than 50 disciplines can be played here. Gloria Sports Arena is located in Belek-Antalya-Turkey, just 30 minutes away from Antalya International Airport. It is affiliated with the Gloria Hotels & Resorts (Gloria Golf Resort, Gloria Verde Resort, Gloria Serenity Resort), which are all within 5 km of the arena.

Additional details of the available services:

  • a 5,000 m² complex, which includes a 2,500 m² gym and 4 studios for functional training, combat sports, weightlifting and spinning
  • Sports Medicine, Sports Science and Physiotherapy Departments with trained staff
  • Expert Athletes from more than 50 sports


Gloria Sports Arena is a clear example of excellent teamwork between the facility management team and Technogym. The facility wanted to offer its guests the best customer experience possible, so working with Technogym, the leading supplier of gym equipment, was the obvious choice.

Richard Ungerhofer explains the benefits of partnering with Technogym,

  • “Full cooperation during the planning process”
  • “On-time delivery and installation”
  • “Staff training conducted by Technogym`s Master Trainers and their international network right from the beginning and on an ongoing basis”
  • “Continuous information about trends and developments in the professional sports industry as a part of the worldwide Technogym Family"


Based on the growing popularity of functional training, the facility management team set up a functional area with Kinesis, Arke and Omnia. They selected Excite cardio equipment with the UNITY interface, Selection Med because of requests for medical certifications and biomechanics, and the Pure Strength line to offer the very best in sports performance equipment.

They have also taken advantage of Group Cycle in order to offer to their customers a premium indoor cycling experience.

 A GREAT PLACE FOR ATHLETES Gloria Sports Arena makes professional and innovative equipment available to both amateur and professional athletes, as well as to national teams and sports groups. Since the opening of the Arena in January 2015, the facility has hosted national teams, professional club teams and athletes from 40 different sports, organizing events like Ironman 70.3, as well as Volleyball, Basketball, Handball and Soccer tournaments, which involved roughly 9,500 people in total.

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