Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Athletics Opening Event

Emirates Arena, 1000 London Rd, Glasgow, G40 3HG

The Scottish Student Athletics Opening Match is the first in the calendar for this coming year! This is a great opportunity to stretch your legs an encourage any newbies in the club to experience a relaxed, competitive environment.

Venue: Emirates Arena, 1000 London Rd, Glasgow, G40 3HG

Date: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Declarations: Declarations opens at 10am. Please register no later than 1 hour before your event. The event timetable can be found HERE

Eligibility: Non-students are allowed to enter as Guests, where space is available, but will pay a higher entry fee. Please find more information on our Eligibility and Entry Guidelines document which can be downloaded HERE

Entries: Entries are now open! Students – please contact your club committee/Sports Union to ask to be entered. Guests, please enter using the link HERE

Please see our Terms and Conditions 

How to Enter:

  • Invoice payments for advanced entries can only be requested by a member of staff in your Sports Union completing the entries – please contact them as early as possible to discuss this
  • Guests can pay by card online to enter but need to select the relevant Guest options
  • Relay entries will be taken on the day and added to invoices post-event. Relays can consist of only student entrants, who must all be from the same institution.

Online Entry Deadline: 22nd September at 11.59pm. We will accept entries on the day, in CASH ONLY

Volunteers: We would greatly appreciate volunteers from each club to help at the event! Please email with the names of your volunteers by Sunday 22nd September.

Stay In Touch! Please join the Scottish Student Athletics Facebook Page HERE to stay connected!

Contact: All enquiries regarding this event should be sent to our Scottish Student Athletics Chair, Will Scott, on

This event is licenced by scottishathletics