Saints Sport Bulletin 09.04.15

posted 9 Apr 2015, 15:35 by Athletic Union President
Dear All,

I hope you're all having a good week and managing to enjoy some of the sunshine. Here's this week's info:

Exec Applications:
Applications for next year's exec close tomorrow (Friday 10th April). Completed applications should be sent to Pete on

New Committees:
Please add your new committees to the facebook group While we collate the new committee lists, correspondence will continue to be sent to club accounts and 2014/15 committee members so please make sure to pass information on to new members.

Club Excellence Session:
On Tuesday 14th April at 6:30pm, there will be a session for all new club captains help in School 2 in St Salvators Quad.  This session will not only provide vital information for the year ahead, it will also give you chance to nominate yourself for a role on the interview panel for the new Athletic Union Executive Committee.  Every club must be represented at this meeting, any questions can be directed to Pete Burgon on

PlayerLayer Kit meetings:
PlayerLayer wiill be in town  on Tuesday 14th April and Wednesday 15th April to meet clubs to discuss kit so please sign up for a slot here:
As part of the agreement with them, ALL kit - leisurewear and team wear, including social T-shirts - must be discussed with them in the first instance so make sure that you all get along to talk to them. Please note a change of venue for Wednesday morning slots - all meetings will now take place at the Sports Centre.

Team Entries:
If you would like to enter or withdraw a team for next year, please email Elaine ( by Friday 17th April

May Dip Clean Up:
Each year, the University of St Andrews students take part in May Dip on the dawn of 1 May to honour the memory of John Honey. To help us preserve the tradition for future years, the Students' Association and Student Services ask for your help with a clean up of East Sands following the event. Bin bags, gloves, and free breakfast shall be provided to all volunteers! Please sign up via the Doodle poll: If you sign up, you will be responsible to show up in a reasonable state to help at 5am. Contact Ondrej ( for more info.

Colour Run:
Tickets are now on sale via the Union website for the Colour Run taking place on Wednesday 22nd April at 3pm. Get yours at

Alumni Festival Weekend:
Not long to go until the first University Alumni Festival Weekend, run in conjunction with the Students Association and Development. There are a number of sports and events taking place across the weekend, including the football alumni match on Friday 17th April at Tannadice and Rugby 7s on Saturday 18th April. Keep up to date at and come along to support the events.

Sports Ball:
Celebrate the end of the year in true sporting style with Sports Ball on Thursday 21st May. Save the date, details to be announced soon.

That's all for this week, have a great weekend.





Sarah Thompson

Athletic Union President


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