Team Manager on the day will be Scott McCulloch
CLUB CONNECT RELAYS – SAINSBURY’S GLASGOW GRAND PRIX
SATURDAY 12TH JULY
Please find below the details for this weekend and thank you for choosing to enter your Club in the Club:Connect Relay Races at the Sainsbury’s British Glasgow Grand Prix at Hampden Park on Saturday 12th July 2014.
There is an area on site called the BA Accreditation Centre, (Marquees as shown at the bottom left hand corner) within the main entrance centre. MAP of the area.
At this point you and your athlete will collect their Accreditation Pass which has to be worn at all times. Once the passes have been distributed you should make your way through the search tent areas directly in front of you.
You will be met there at the Accreditation Centre by Kate Channon who is the Club Connect Co-ordinator for the day.
Teams should aim to arrive at Accreditation Centre no later than 11:40. You will all be then transferred to the Warm Up Area.
Teams will assemble at the Warm Up area for the transfer to Final Call at:-
The Races will take place at:-
On conclusion of the races your teams will be taken back to the Warm Up Area to collect kit/belongings.
These are the current teams:-
Giffnock North AAC
Glasgow School of Sport
Names of athletes
Please let us know the names of your athletes and running order by Thursday evening, 10th. We need to enter these into our live data system. We understand things may change later in the week and also on the day however your co-operation with the request would be appreciated.
Please ensure all athletes are wearing the appropriate current club kit.
Men U20 & U17
Women U17 & U15
We would anticipate each team would consist of and the running order:-
Men U20 / U17 / U20 / U17
Women U17 / U15 / U17 / U15
The races will be held under UKA Rules.
Tickets & Accreditation
There will be accreditation issued on arrival to each Athlete and Club Official (up to 2 per team, if you have 2 teams it will be 4). This will allow access to all of the relevant areas for the races.
I’m pleased to say we are able to provide tickets for you and your athletes to watch the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix. It will be one ticket per member of the team including team staff.
The tickets will be given to you at the Club:Connect Marquee. You will exchange the accreditation passes for tickets as this point. This will allow your team to be able to watch the action as the accreditation passes will not allow access to seating areas.
There is a £250 club grant available to the winning club of each race.
Venue: Hampden Park, Glasgow, G42 9BA
By Bus: First Glasgow operate bus services 5, 6, 7, 7A, 34, and 90 from the city centre on a regular basis.
By Train: The stadium is a five minute walk from Mount Florida Station and King’s Park Station. Trains to both stations run from Glasgow central.
For further information on public transport please visit the Traveline website or call 0871 200 2233.
By Car: Should you be travelling by car, the Sat Nav post code for the stadium is G44 4QG. Please be aware that parking around the stadium is very limited.
For accessible parking, please visit the following link:
Point of contact for the event
Should you have any problems please contact Kate Channon 07795 066831
Please can you confirm receipt of this email and look forward to receiving the names as requested.
Should you require anything else please let me know, look forward to seeing you on Saturday.