Glasgow 2014 Legacy - time to capitalise on the success !!!

What a great success Glasgow 2014 has been and STAG intend to build on the enhanced reputation Glasgow & its PEOPLE have achieved.
In case you have never worked it out the “G” in STAG stands for “GLASGOW”, our Dear Green Place with more parkland per head than any other European City!

In the next 6 months > a year we will be hosting our 500th Event so that will be an event not to miss.

STAG actively supported the Glasgow’s Miles Better & The Friendly City Campaigns & the “PEOPLE MAKE GLASGOW” Campaign is next in line for STAG’s input.

Even though Orienteering was not included in the Commonwealth Games in 2014 that is no reason why we should stand back and do nothing to enhance our sport’s reputation and get more people involved both from within our immediate community & the larger orienteering family.

Starting on Tuesday 12th August there shall be the first in a series of Evening Events, alternating on Tuesdays / Thursdays until daylight evaporates.

Following on in October we reintroduce a Series of 4 Night Events - Dark Park Races.

2014 ends with the 16th hosting of our unique Glasgow Parks Championships - 3 Parks In One Day Event - so if you are looking for a valid excuse to visit Glasgow for a weekend break with a wee Orienteering input the event is held on the first Sunday in December.

And so to 2015 - we will host our Annual Winter Score @ Pollok in January ; a SoSOL in February; a joint SOL with ESOC in March and there is a possibility of a special World Record Breaking Event later in the year!

Provisional plans are being brainstormed to initiate a GLASG"O"W Weekend from November 2015. The initial thoughts are for a 3 Race Programme - a Sprint race on the Saturday early afternoon, a Night Event early on the Saturday which would still allow visitors to sample the Glasgow Night Life & an Urban City Centre Race on the Sunday.

Posted on 03rd Aug 14
by Terry O'Brien

 

Previous article: STAG-Pollok Country Park Permanent Course

Next article: Dalnamein

Find us on facebook

Recent News/Articles

STAG’s JHI & SOL 4 Expenditure Explained

STAG SOL 4 - Confirmed Course Lengths & Climb as of 23 Sept 2018

Cancellation of STAG Score 5+ - Sunday 2nd September 2019

STAG Autumn Evening Events 2018

Future STAG Pre-entry Events In Autumn 2018

Arnis @ The European Championships - 29 June 2018

STAG’s Maps & Permanent Course Maps - 27th June 2018 - inc support materials

Score 5+ Change Of Date - Autumn 2018

STAG Spring Series 2018 - updates after 4 events

STAG Sunday SCORE+ Series - updated Scores after 4 events

Calling All STAG Members & Friends

STAG Spring Series 2018 Advance Course Information

STAG AGM - Wednesday 28th March 2018

Updated Scores from STAG Score+ Series 2018 after 2 events

Cumbernauld Community Park - Sunday 18th March 2018

SoSOL 3 - Sunday 11th February 2018 - available maps for Entry On Day

STAG SCORES+ venues 2 & 3 reversed

STAG Scores+ 2018 Series - Scores after Event 1 - Drumpellier CP

STAG SCORES return in 2018 but with a twist!

Final Countdown To 19th GPC 2017 - 2 days to GO!

19th Glasgow Parks Champs - Sunday 3rd December 2017

STAG’s Dark Park Series returns for Season 2017/2018

Advance Information About STAG’s 35th Anniversary Event on Sunday 1st Oct 2017

STAG Bto SOUL 7- Cumbernauld - Sunday 20th August 2017

STAG World Orienteering Day Wed 24th May Pollok CP

Patrick Thistle FC Youth Academy- 11th June 2017 - Pollok CP

Details of STAG’s SoSOL @ Cathkin Braes CP-Sunday 19th March 2017

STAG’s SoSOL - Sunday 19th March 2017 - Cathkin Braes CP

STAG AGM - Thursday 16th March 2017 - Lochview Golf Pavilion 8pm

19th Glasgow Parks Championships - Sunday 3rd December 2017

ORIENTEERINGLASGOW Permanent Course update Sept 2016

STAG’s Dark Park Series - the best so far!!

Andy The Iceman Returns Victorious !!!

STAG News Update 13th May 2016

New STAG Kit makes its debut at JK 2016

Update on Glasgow’s Permanent Course refurbishment - March 2016

Scottish Night Championships 2018 - Start Times

STAG/CLYDE Spring 1 -Dawsholm Park - Thursday 20th April 2017

STAG’s latest School Project nears completion

Minutes from STAG 2016 AGM

STAG Dark Park Series 2015/2016 - League Tables

STAG Cumbernauld 2015 Thank-yous & Reports

STAG Cumbernauld Project 2015 Provisional Accounts

STAG win Sports Council For Glasgow Club Award !!!

What’s It Called? Orienteering In Cumbernauld. 31 Oct & 1 Nov 2015 - 3 Events

STAG Cumbernauld Triple Weekend Update - Monday 6th October 2015

17th Glasgow Parks Championships-Sunday 30th August 2015- BE THERE!!

STAG Update - Monday 18th May 2015

2015 Glasgow Parks Championships - 2nd New Date - Sunday 30th August 2015

Glasgow Parks Champs is moving to Sunday 30 August 2015

STAG’s 500th Event

ORIENTEERINGLASGOW PC Audit update September 2014

STAG’s Dark Park Races October 2014

Dalnamein

Glasgow 2014 Legacy - time to capitalise on the success !!!

STAG-Pollok Country Park Permanent Course

STAG’s role in Highland 2015 - World Championships 2015

STAG’s Glasgow Parks Permanent Courses update

STAG Events post Glasgow 2014 - Autumn 2014

The Futures Bright - The Magnificient Seven are on the Way with more to follow

David Allison M50 Scottish Score Champion

STAG Permanent Course Audit October 2013

New Outlet for Pollok Country Park Permanent Course Maps

Glasgow Schools Orienteering Development 2013

Photographs from Strathaven / SOUL 4

STAG ‘s 321 Team Event

JK 2012 - Report after 3 Days

Congratulations !!!!!

STAG Scottish Compass Sport Cup & Trophy Finals Sunday 19th February 2012

STAG Membership 2012 - Which category suits your needs & aspirations ????

STAGLASGOW’s 13th Glasgow Parks Champs- Sunday 4th December 2011

Who says Orienteering can be Boaring !!!

ORIENTEERINGLASGOW- Updated Maps now available

STAG Meeting Thursday 3rd March 2011 Salient Points

ORIENTEERINGLASGOW update - January 8th 2011

STAG News Update December 2010 - January 2011

STAG’s 12th 3 Parks In 1 Day - Sunday 5th December 2010

STAG win Small Clubs Competition 2010

ORIENTEERINGLASGOW PC AUDIT JULY/AUGUST 2010

SIMPSON’S SOL SYNOPSIS 2010

STAG success at Scottish Championships 2010

Scottish Orienteering news

British Orienteering news