Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center was completed and put into operation in 2006. The fully equipped venue was used for the 29th Olympic Sailing Competition and the Paralympic Sailing Competition. The Center covers a total area of 45 hectares, of which 30 hectares are used for a venue zone and 15 hectares for post-game commercial development. During the games, the center set up Olympic Sub-village, Athletes Center, Administrative Center, Venue Media Centre and Logistical Center, with a total construction area of about 138,000 m² .
From 2005 to 2008, Yinhai International YachtClub has provided pre-Games training service for roughly 2,000 athletes and coaches from 55 countries and regions.
Olympic Sailing Center - 450 boats, 600 athletes
Yinhai International Yacht Club - 100 boats, 100 athletes
Zou Marina - 150 boats, 200 athletes
No.3 Bathing Beach - 100boats, 100 athletes