STAG Membership Initiative for 2020Pre-register now & enjoy the benefits
With the new 2020 Orienteering membership year beginning on 1st November 2019, it makes little sense to be asking for fees from people who would then have to join again after 1st November. Please read on
Do you want to join Glasgow’s Orienteering Club?
STAG (STAndrew’s (Glasgow) is Glasgow’s local orienteering club, serving the city and surrounding areas. With the New 2020 Membership year beginning on 1st November 2019, STAG is extending an invitation to YOU to verbally commit to joining STAG from today. In return you shall be treated as a STAG Member immediately and you shall receive all of the benefits enjoyed by STAG Members over the next few months:
- Free Entry to our Postbox Orienteering events, starting at 6.30pm on:
- Wednesday 14th August (Gorbals & Bridgeton)
- Wednesday 21st August (Castlemilk & Croftfoot), and
- Wednesday 28th August (Kirkintilloch & Lenzie).
- Free Coaching sessions for STAG members in September (£3 to others). These provide you with an opportunity to improve your fitness and orienteering skills. Each session starts with a 1km group run through the woods and trails. The training will focus on basic orienteering skills. We will also introduce you to the principles of course planning so that you know what it takes to do well in orienteering races. Join us on:
- Wednesday 4th September (Victoria Park, 6.30pm)
- Wednesday 11th September (Queens Park, 6.30pm)
- Sunday 15th September (Cathkin Braes, 10am-12 Noon)
- Wednesday 18th September (Strathaven, South Lanarkshire, 6.30pm)
- Wednesday 25th September (Pollok Park, 6.30pm)
- Free Entry to our weekend of events at Cuningar Woodland Park on :
- Saturday 14th September (1-3pm)
- Sunday 15th September (1-3pm)
- Discounted entry to the Scottish Score Championships on Sunday 1st September at Faskally Woods in Pitlochry. STAG is organising this event.
- Attend the 1st STAG Development Conference on Sunday 25th August @ Tollcross Park’s International Sports Centre to hear of our plans & to contribute to future development ideas – 11am > 3pm.
- Attend STAG’s annual Ten-Pin Bowling Championships at The Showcase Cinema Bowling Complex, Coatbridge on Thursday 26th September.
To verbally commit, simply tell the Organiser of the next activity /event you intend to join in November OR email Terry with your details). After you join us in November, you’ll be able to take part in the following as a Club Member at Club Member rates:
- Club Nights & Dark Park Training Events throughout November 2019 and December 2019;
- 21st Glasgow Parks Championship on Sunday 1st December
- 2nd STAG Indoor ‘O’ Experience in December
- And our full programme of activity and events in 2020!
Terry & Arnis
T.O’Brien, BEM STAG Hon.President
A.Saltums, STAG Chairperson