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Sports. Swimming pools.

Early opportunities for toddlers and children, particular sports for adolescents or adults - there are many opportunities to take part in sports. Bonn has more than 100 municipal leisure and sports halls, 21 gym spaces, and 58 outside facilities perfect for keep-fit activities. There are 59 different sports to choose.

Corona: More exceptions for outdoor sports, swimming pools remain closed

Recreational and amateur sports on and in all public and private sports facilities, gyms and swimming pools remain inadmissible in principle.

However, outdoor sports with a maximum of five people from two different households will be permitted again if the 7-day incidence value is under 50. Groups of no more than 20 children up to and including 14 years of age with up to two training or supervising adults may also engage in outdoor sports together. A minimum distance of 1.5 meters must be permanently maintained between different persons or groups of persons.

Spectators are also well catered to with a wide variety of professional and amateur sporting events. Traditional sports in Bonn include the "Bonn Lion" men's foil fencing world cup tournament, the world dance champion-ships, and the German three-day event equine championships on the Rodderberg. The "Telekom Baskets" play in the German Bundesliga and inspire spectators with their home games in the Telekom Dome, located in the Bonn district of Duisdorf.

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Whether football, rugby, chess or aikido, here you find training dates and relevant sports facilities on a map

Swimming pools

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Bonn has two indoor swimming pools, five open air swimming pools and one combined indoor/outdoor swimming pool. Furthermore, there is the swim training centre of Sportpark Nord.

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