Go for Gold Sporting Break Guide


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Enjoy your own gold medal-winning moment with the ultimate guide to a Games-inspired sporting break in Glasgow. Find out about all the sporting activities you can enjoy during your visit here.

Cycling

Cycling

Take a spin on the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome. Anyone can take the opportunity to ride the track and experience this incredible cycling experience.

 

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

Whizz past stunning vistas at Cathkin Braes  Mountain Bike Circuit. Unveiled in May 2013, this fantastic new circuit is now open to the public and free to use.

Lawn Bowls

Lawn Bowls

Bowl for glory in Glasgow's iconic West End for free.  The setting may be tranquil, but don't be fooled - this is Lawn Bowls and the stakes are high. 

 

Table Tennis

Table Tennis

Bat on at table tennis venues throughout the city. Visitors to Glasgow can practise their ping pong at flagship Games venue, Emirates Arena, or at Glasgow Club Donald Dewar.

Aquatics

Aquatics

Take a dip at Tollcross International Swimming Centre. The new six-lane 50 metre swimming pool makes this venue one of the biggest of its kind in Europe!

 

Shooting

Shooting

Shoot from the hip at Loch Lomond Shooting School. Visitors to Glasgow can try their hand at clay pigeon or air rifle shooting at Loch Lomond.

Gymnastics

Gymnastics

Spin, swirl and somersault your way to stardom with gymnastics workshops in Glasgow's West End.  You can learn trapeze, aerial rope, aerial skills and more.

 

Rugby Sevens

Rugby Sevens

Rugby Sevens fans can warm up for next year's international extravaganza at the Emirates Airline Glasgow 7s, which will take place at Scotstoun Stadium on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 May 2014. 

Athletics

Athletics

Have a Mo Farah moment in one of Glasgow's green spaces. Visitors to Glasgow can test their own endurance on a scenic running route across on of the city's best parks. 

 

Netball

Netball

Shoot for the stars with the World Youth Netball Championships in Glasgow this August at the Emirates Arena.

 
 

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