Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Christmas Road Race

Christmas Road Race

Everyone is invited to take part in our Christmas Road Race on Sunday the 21st of December.  If you would like to take part, you should meet on the Club Deck at Scotstoun Stadium in time for a 12.30pm start.

We're hoping for a large turnout on the day with competitors aged from 9 to Masters.  It's a special event and it's not just for the endurance Athletes. 

Competitors should arrive bearing a gift for the Lucky Dip. Value in the region of £5 - £6. e.g. Selection boxes/sweets/chocolates for the younger athletes and Bottle of Wine/Box of Biscuits, etc for the adults.  Competitors and their siblings can only collect a present from the lucky dip if they donate a gift on the day.Christmas Road Race

The event is a handicap race, with the slowest athletes and those not familiar with the distance starting first.

The distances for the event will be 2 miles for the juniors and the 3 and a quarter mile MacAndrew Course for the seniors.

Parents will be most welcome as are any volunteers to help with stewarding the course.

For any athletes with a disability and not able to take part, there will be a special Boccia competition on the Club Deck.

The Club Deck will be open from 11.30am for registrations.  Tea and coffee will be available.

Achilles Heel Shopping Evening

Achilles Heel  - Shopping Evening

Our sponsor, Katie Alexander has arranged a special Christmas shopping night at Achilles Heel for our members only on Thursday the 11th of December.  

The shop will be open exclusively to our members or their parents from 6pm till 9pm.Great Western Road

Katie will be offering a 20% discount on all of her stock except for Victoria Park training and competition kit.

Any member or parent purchasing items on the night will also receive a 15% discount card for use on their next visit.

A new stock of training tops has arrived in time for Christmas.

Katie and her staff are aware that this is a training evening and will welcome any of Santa's helpers.

For anyone who hasn't been in before, the shop is situated at 593 Great Western Road, Glasgow, at it's junction with Southpark Avenue.