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2023/24 Event #3: Barwood park, Erskine

Event Details

The event takes place on Saturday 10th February 2024, at Barwood Park, Barwood Road, Erskine PA8 6AB. 

The event is being kindly hosted by Kilbarchan AAC. We are grateful to Renfrewshire Council for permission to use the park.

Reminder that participants must wear their allocated club number. For more details and templates, please see Team numbers

Spectator/park user information

Please be aware that participants will be crossing some paths (see map). These crossing points will be well marshalled: Please check with marshals before crossing a marked path if a race is underway or approaching.

Race schedule

Note all start times are approximate.

Please listen for race start announcements.

Races are all equal distance by gender. With the exception of U11 and U13, all races are combined and all genders run together. Athletes must display their club number and gender suffix when racing.

Start TimeRaceGenderDistanceNotes
11:30U11Girls1300m1 small lap
11:45U11Boys1300m1 small lap
12:00U13Girls2400m1 large lap
12:20U13Boys2400m1 large lap
12:40U15 Comb.3700m1 small & 1 large lap
13:00U17Comb.4800m2 large laps
13:30U20
Senior
Masters
Comb.7200m3 large laps

Course Map

Toilets

Toilets will be available within the park for use by participants and supporters.

First aid

First aid will be available at the start area.

Getting there

From the south of the River Clyde follow the M8 and M898 to Erskine. On leaving the M898 follow the A726 to Erskine and at the first roundabout(Barholm)  take the 4th exit into Barhill Road and then Barwood Road where the park is located. If coming from north of the river, exit the M898 towards Erskine and follow the A726 as above.

Parking

There are 3 small car parks in Barwood Road which is a cul-de-sac. The first is a public car park adjacent to the Erskine Football Club pavilion and is for officials. The second is at the rear of St. John Bosco Church and the third is at Erskine Bowling Club. All are adjacent to the course.

The largest car park is at Bargarran/St. John Bosco primary school at Bargarran Shopping Centre. It is 250m from the course. Simply drive past Barwood Road and the school is on your right hand side.

Club Tents

There is ample space for club tents near the Start/Finish area. Please assemble tents behind the tape.

Please pay attention to the SA Tent and Gazebo guidelines, and please ensure all litter is collected and taken away.

License and permit details

Scottish Athletics Licenses EventA Scottish Athletics Race license (#13250) has been issued.