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  • Athletes’ Village

    Designed as a ‘home from home’ for the 4500 athletes and officials, the Village, in Dalmarnock, is the size of 75 football pitches and will have its own shops, restaurants and a medical centre.

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    Athletes’ Village

    Designed as a ‘home from home’ for the 4500 athletes and officials, the Village, in Dalmarnock, is the size of 75 football pitches and will have its own shops, restaurants and a medical centre.

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  • Barry Buddon Shooting Centre

    Situated near Carnoustie in Angus, the Centre is a well-established firing range which was also used as the venue for the shooting competition at the 1986 Games in Edinburgh.

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    Barry Buddon Shooting Centre

    Situated near Carnoustie in Angus, the Centre is a well-established firing range which was also used as the venue for the shooting competition at the 1986 Games in Edinburgh.

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  • Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike Trails

    With panoramic views across the South Side of Glasgow, the trails make the most of varied terrain including woodland paths, steep slopes and wide open spaces.

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    Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike Trails

    With panoramic views across the South Side of Glasgow, the trails make the most of varied terrain including woodland paths, steep slopes and wide open spaces.

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  • Celtic Park

    As venue for the opening ceremony, this East End icon in Parkhead has a key role to play in getting the Games off to the best possible start.

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    Celtic Park

    As venue for the opening ceremony, this East End icon in Parkhead has a key role to play in getting the Games off to the best possible start.

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  • Emirates Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

    Located right next to the Athlete’s Village in Dalmarnock, these world-class facilities are already very much in use – and already something of a city landmark.

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    Emirates Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

    Located right next to the Athlete’s Village in Dalmarnock, these world-class facilities are already very much in use – and already something of a city landmark.

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  • Glasgow Green Hockey Centre

    Situated in the heart of old Glasgow, where Glaswegians have gathered for hundreds of years, these two synthetic pitches will host up to 5000 fans on each day of competition.

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    Glasgow Green Hockey Centre

    Situated in the heart of old Glasgow, where Glaswegians have gathered for hundreds of years, these two synthetic pitches will host up to 5000 fans on each day of competition.

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  • Hampden Park

    Scotland’s home of football on Glasgow’s will be transformed into the home of track and field for the duration of the Games. The stadium will also host the closing ceremony.

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    Hampden Park

    Scotland’s home of football on Glasgow’s will be transformed into the home of track and field for the duration of the Games. The stadium will also host the closing ceremony.

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  • Ibrox Stadium

    Rangers Football Club’s Govan home, which has a capacity of 50,000, will host a different type of ball game at the Glasgow 2014 – the equally intense rugby sevens.

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    Ibrox Stadium

    Rangers Football Club’s Govan home, which has a capacity of 50,000, will host a different type of ball game at the Glasgow 2014 – the equally intense rugby sevens.

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  • Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre

    Following an impressive upgrade, this 2500 capacity venue has one of most attractive settings of all those in the Games, overlooked by Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and the University of Glasgow.

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    Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre

    Following an impressive upgrade, this 2500 capacity venue has one of most attractive settings of all those in the Games, overlooked by Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and the University of Glasgow.

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  • Royal Commonwealth Pool

    This historic Edinburgh pool was at the centre of Scotland’s two previous Commonwealth Games in 1970 and 1986. This time it will host the drama of the diving competition.

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    Royal Commonwealth Pool

    This historic Edinburgh pool was at the centre of Scotland’s two previous Commonwealth Games in 1970 and 1986. This time it will host the drama of the diving competition.

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  • SECC Precinct

    Hosting a six different sports at three venues - as well as the Games media centre - this hub on the banks of the River Clyde will be teeming with life throughout the Games.

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    SECC Precinct

    Hosting a six different sports at three venues - as well as the Games media centre - this hub on the banks of the River Clyde will be teeming with life throughout the Games.

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  • Scotstoun Sport Campus

    This West End complex, already one of Glasgow’s most popular sports hubs, has been given a facelift for the Games and plays host to squash and table tennis.

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    Scotstoun Sport Campus

    This West End complex, already one of Glasgow’s most popular sports hubs, has been given a facelift for the Games and plays host to squash and table tennis.

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  • Strathclyde Country Park

    Situated just outside of Glasgow in neighbouring North Lanarkshire, the park, which has its own loch, will host one of the toughest events in the Games - the triathlon.

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    Strathclyde Country Park

    Situated just outside of Glasgow in neighbouring North Lanarkshire, the park, which has its own loch, will host one of the toughest events in the Games - the triathlon.

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  • Tollcross International Swimming Centre

    Following a major upgrade, this East End pool complex is now a world-class swimming centre and will have capacity for 5000 spectators during the Games.

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    Tollcross International Swimming Centre

    Following a major upgrade, this East End pool complex is now a world-class swimming centre and will have capacity for 5000 spectators during the Games.

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