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Stirling STS & Ceilidh

The Stirling STS tournament is open for registration and will take place on 7th June.

This is one the highlights of the Touch Calendar with onsite camping, & Ceilidh taking place in the clubhouse after the tournament.

Demand is always high for this tournament with 20 teams attending last year and also a waiting list in place. Due to this we strictly need to know availability by 16th May in order to secure entry. Please fill in the survey as soon as possible.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/7XWGLNB

 

Check out the action from last year.

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Training & Tournaments

After all the fun and games of Manchester we are back to training this Saturday, 10am to 12pm at Glasgow Club Crownpoint.

There will be another break the following week (8th March) as some of the crew head make the annual pilgrimage to Valencia for the Tournament and a bit of Sun.

We will then be back for our Club fun day on 15th March. The format is we split into Team Ireland, Team Scotland & Team Rest of the World and have a mini tournament for bragging rights for the next year.

Fancy dress in your national colours is mandatory 🙂

After that onto the pub for the final day of the 6 nations! Get the date in your diary.

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Clubmark Accreditation

We are delighted to announce the Glasgow Lions have achieved the 1st level of Glasgow Life Clubmark accreditation.

Clubmark is a stamp of quality that recognises clubs that have achieved the minimum requirements within each of the following 5 sections:

Sports Equity and Ethics
Protection of Vulnerable Groups and Duty of Care
Club Management
Club Development and Junior Pathways and
Coaching, Coaches and Officials

This is an achievement that will let others know the Lions are are fully committed to providing their members with a safe, effective, inclusive and fun environment for all, which fits very much with the ethos of the club!

 

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Break in training

There will be a break in the try touch sessions next Saturday (22nd Feb) as we will be competing in a tournament in Manchester. The sessions will resume the following week (Sat 1st Mar).

You can still get your Rugby fix as the Lions not travelling to Manchester will be gathering at McPhabbs from around 1pm to watch the 6 nations matches, all welcome!

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Try Touch!

Glasgow Lions will be running 6 sessions aimed at those wishing to try the sport out. The sessions are open to all ages (18+) and abilities.

Try Touch will be running on Saturdays from 10am-12pm at Glasgow Club Crownpoint, starting 25th January.

If you’d like to come along please drop a line to info@glasgowlions.com for the full details.

For existing members pre season training will also resume on these dates alongside the sessions.

 

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