“Crystal” Ice Arena is one of the main sport grounds in Tambov. The building of unusual shape built in 1988 went through the complete reconstruction in 2014-2015. The unique roof of the arena has been completely renewed. The façade has been decorated with stained glass. The inside rooms have also been transformed. New changing rooms, shower cabins, gym and service rooms have been arranged. Besides, the ice arena itself has been replaced as well as the stands that have become more spacious.
Hockey matches are held in the Ice Arena. Various sport classes are available too. In the evenings one can rent skates and take part in the public skating.