STAG EURO Race Weekend No.893. SprintKelvingrove Park Glasgow UnivSat 11 May, 2024

Regional level event

Explanation of Event levels

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.

Location Info

Near: Glasgow
Lat,Lng: 55.8671 ,-4.28737
OS Grid Ref: NS570665
Postcode: G3 8AG

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Pre Event Info

UK Orienteering League sprint race, after the 2-person sprint relay.

Part of the Glasgow City Race Weekend 2024.

Coordinator Terry O'Brien BEM STAG.
Organiser and WOC 2024 Liaison Officer Ross White, STAG.
Planner Graeme Ackland INT.
Controller Dave Robertson CLYDE.

Directions / Parking

No specified parking areas.

Public Transport Options

Partick and Finnieston Stations are approximately 1.5k and 1k from our base within Kelvingrove Park.

Kelvinbridge Underground Station is 1.2k from our base within the park.

Map / Terrain

Drawn to ISSprOM 2019-2 specification @ 1:4,000 by Rudi Paul.

Registration and Start times

Entries close at 23:00 on Sunday 28th April 2024. Click here.

Afternoon Start Times provisionally changed to 3pm.

Course Information

Sprint Race (UKOL)

Provisionally from 2:30pm a further opportunity to run in a Sprint Race assigned to your Age Class or Open Category.

Individuals who run in the Sprint Relay are automatically seen as Non Competitive in the Individual Sprint Race.

Kelvingrove Park was used in 1999 for a Park World Tour Race.

Entry Details

Pre-entries for INDIVIDUAL SPRINT RACE now open on SI Entries. Click here.

An individual sprint race with provisional starts from 2:30pm.

Enter by Age Class / Open Category

Senior BOF Member £11

Senior Non Member £13 Junior/Student/Unemployed £7.

Orienteers running in the 2 person relay may also enter the individual sprint non-competively if they wish.

Dog restrictions

Well behaved dogs on a lead but not allowed inside Event Hub.

Miscellaneous

Small rucsacs or similar can be stored in secure lockers (£1) within the Kelvingrove Tennis Pavilion.