Monday 2nd Nov 2009 Victoria Park

STAG Night 3

Thanks for your support, weather was certainly a wee bonus after the weekend. Hope to see you at STAG Night Event 4, Bellahouston Park next Monday 9th November


Complicated Option     
30/40/50s or 40/50/30s or 50/30/40s     
Scott  39.04   
Tobi  41.27   
Alastair  42.03   
Andrew  43.27   
Kevin  43.39   
Alistair  57.06   
22 Control Picking Option     
Robbie  27.40   
Claire  31.15   
Alison  31.18   
Rosie  31.21   
Clare MacP  42.54   
Monika  53.20   

STAG Night 3 Results 2009

details of the pre-event information


Park in Airthrey Avenue & walk across Victoria Drive North to main gate/Registration/Start/Finish.


Controls 31 > 37 : 41 > 47 :  51 > 57 : & 60. Competitors have to visit either all the 30s / 40s / 50s in that order or 40s/50s/30s in that order or 50s/30s/40s in that order but in between each group of 7 you must visit Control 60. Start > 7 + 1 + 7 + 1 + 7 > Finish = 25 punches. Your sequence is drawn at the start i.e. you draw either “30s” - “40s” or “50s” from bag.Maximum time allowed 45 minutes. Direct distance approximately 5.5k.Climb minimal.

Start times:

Punching starts from 7.30pm > 7.45pm.

Entry Fees:

Seniors £3 - Students £2 - Juniors £1.50. If this is your 3rd event in the Series it is FREE!!


Posted on 02nd Nov 09 by Terry O'Brien

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Information about the location

Area: City of Glasgow
Near: Glasgow G14
OS Grid Ref. NS543674  GoogleMap

Map of Victoria Park MapTerrain description

Permanent course has been repaired, map updated & available in 2017.

As part of The International Youth Year of 1985, STAG extended the Glasgow Primary Schools Festival to 4 venues, one of which was Victoria Park.

The venue was regularly used by St.Thomas Aquinas Secondary - where Terry taught PE until 2011 - & for STAG Night Events.

Permanent Course info

Consisting of 10 controls, the permanent course should be completed in about 30 minutes.

Park History:

Acquired from the Burgh of Partick in 1886 covering an area of 58 acres.
The Fossil Grove is located in the South West corner of the park and is open from 1 April to
30 September each year. The fossilised tree stumps are over 330 million years old.
Extensive rock garden and floral displays.
2 ponds which attract a variety of wildlife.
Bowls, putting, outdoor basketball & tennis facilities.
Play area & public toilets available.

Location details: Whiteinch - Glasgow G14

Bounded by Victoria Park Drive. South (A814),Balshagray Av. (A739), Victoria Park Drive. North & Westland Drive

Details of other mapped locations

Victoria Park Residents



You can view the events uploaded to RouteGadget here.