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how many does wexford oark hold? we were always lead to believe it held 24000 but if there was only 12000 in it sat night we have been told a fib all these years

Stmunnsriver (Wexford) - Posts: 2013 - 16/06/2014 13:06:31    1604449


I was wondering the same thing to, I think attendance was clost to 14000 but I have no idea where another 10,000 people would have fit, at a push maybe 2/3 thousand more would I have fit in providing both ends behind the goals were full and no space between people in the seats.

BostonRedSox (Wexford) - Posts: 74 - 16/06/2014 16:43:20    1604617


Attendance was 13,943,as far as in aware the capacity is 18000 or 19000,stand holds 5000,open stand i reckon holds about 4000 which would leave 9000 or 10000 for behind the two goals

wexico15 (Wexford) - Posts: 3034 - 16/06/2014 18:00:45    1604658


there is no way the open stand can hold 4000.. you'd struggle to get another 2000 into the ground the other night... I'm saying 15000 is a closer figure.

freddy2 (Wexford) - Posts: 215 - 17/06/2014 18:07:22    1605228


so in other words we have been struggling for years and years to pay off a ground that only holds 14/15000 though it took 25? years to get a game to fill it and what a disaster parking was and getting out of town later took us 90 min to get 8 miles out of town

Stmunnsriver (Wexford) - Posts: 2013 - 17/06/2014 19:07:43    1605249


Lads the terraces were less than half full. There was a lot of space at either end of both stands too and I was pretty comfortable in my seat. Could have swung a cat in the second row on the 65 nearer to the pineridge goal. It wasn't even 75% full

Doylerwex (Wexford) - Posts: 1722 - 18/06/2014 10:15:15    1605395