Win copies of Glasgow 2014 book

Sunday 29th November 2015

Robert Rogerson’s new book captures the story behind the Commonwealth Games

It was the ‘best Games ever’ and now the magic of Glasgow 2014 has been captured in a great new book.

The author of ‘Glasgow’s Commonwealth Games: behind the scenes’ is Robert Rogerson, a well-known figure at Scottish championship events with Kirkintilloch Olympians.

And, thanks to publishers Freight Books, we’ve five copies of the book to give away in a pre-Christmas competition!

Rogerson’s books is an investigation into the planning, delivery and impact of last year’s Commonwealth Games. With over 140 photographs the book is packed with insight into the successes and challenges of putting on an event for 4000 athletes, involving 14000 volunteers and hundreds of thousands of visitors. The book was commissioned by Glasgow Life so is an insightful, considered examination.

To enter our competition to win a copy of the book, please answer the question below and send your answer by email to (mark the subject entry of the email as ‘book competition’, please. Also give a postal address)

Which stadium staged the athletics at Glasgow 2014?

Entries will close at 5pm on Wednesday 2 December

The books is a cloth-bound hardback and costs only £14.99. Follow the link online to see pictures and order copies.

Hampden during the Games

Hampden during the Games photo by Bobby Gavin

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