22nd January 2015

Sainsbury's Glasgow International Match To Be Streamed Live


British Athletics has announced a partnership with Vinco Sport that will see the Sainsbury’s Glasgow International Match streamed live online on Saturday 24 January.

The event welcomes teams from Great Britain & Northern Ireland, France, Germany and the home nation Scotland to the Emirates Arena in Glasgow for an action packed afternoon of athletics in a unique international format.

The main programme gets underway at 13:29 with the men’s pole vault featuring GB & NI’s Luke Cutts (coach: Trevor Fox), the GB & NI team also features World Indoor 60m champion Richard Kilty in the 60 metres at 15:08, Jess Judd (George Gandy) in the women’s 1500m at 15:30 and team captain Conrad Williams (Linford Christie) who goes in the 400m and the final event of the day, the men’s 4x400m relay at 15:52.

For those not able to make the journey to Glasgow, access to the coverage on the day can be found by heading to Vinco Sport and signing up for a free account.

British Athletics Major Events Director Cherry Alexander said: “British Athletics are pleased to have Vinco Sport on board for the Sainsbury’s Glasgow International Match. They have shown their commitment to the sport over the last few years, as part of a thriving new media pack covering out sport. We’re delighted that people who can’t get to Glasgow will still be able to watch the event live.”

Matt Quine, founder of Vinco Sport said: “The Sainsbury’s Glasgow International Match is held in high esteem amongst the athletics community and we are delighted to be able to continue the legacy by broadcasting the event this weekend.”

For tickets to the Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix click here. Sainsbury’s is proud to be a long-term supporter of British Athletics and a champion of inclusive sport for all, from grassroots to elite level.