PROXIMITY OF SITES To ensure the 1st World Outgames run as smoothly as possible, participants ans spectators will have ready access to all the venues, with a minimal amount of travel time between sites. The map shown illustrates the major zones. Strategically selected for their convenience and resources for the competitions, the zones are located within a maximum of 7.5 kilometres (5 miles) of the Village, the heart of the 1st World Outgames cultural programme. All sites are easily accessible by métro and are within 20 minutes of the Village, thus ensuring maximum attendance at all competitions, exhibitions and shows. Indeed, these installations are choice locations for both athletic and cultural events.