On 17 December 1963, the arena opened as the third big arena in Sweden. In 2001 a major renovation was carried out. Since 18 December 2017 the name is A3 Arena.
Essentially, the arena is used by second-tier club IF Bjorkloven, but it is also used for concerts and other bigger events.
Facts & Figures:
3 sports bars
21 lounge boxes
2,2 km to the city centre
A3 Arena in Umea hosted, together with Skelleftea Kraft Arena, the 2000 IIHF World Junior Championship.
photo: Johan Lof