Kick Off Your Celebrations at Our Games Social Hot-Spots

Whether you are planning a post-match drink or getting ready for the Games Celebrations of a lifetime, make sure you head down to one of our Official Pre-Party Venues for food, drinks and a place to relax those tired muscles and re-live the day’s sporting efforts….or alternatively, get ready to crank it up for the Great Games Party of the year!

Westleigh Conference Centre
Lea Road, PrestonWestleigh Conference Centre

Based at the west side UCLan Sport Arena, this 19th century mansion house restoration boasts a top-of-the-range Conference Centre has seating for over 300 of our Corporate Games athletes.  It also possesses seminar rooms, dining
areas and a stunning outdoor feature terrace, enabling our teams and organisations to enjoy the extensive grounds whatever the weather.  Enjoy a post-competition drink and catch up with your team in the bar or lounge area, or perhaps on the outdoor covered terrace…if we are lucky enough to have the sun shining of course!

There will also be a top notch barbecue for you to enjoy…

For more information or to take a close look at the venue, why not view their Brochure.

Click here for Directions to Westleigh Conference Centre.

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The Assembly
Lune Street, Preston City Centre
a.k.a. Worker’s Statue, THE OFFICIAL GAMES PARADE START-POINTThe Assembly

The Assembly, formerly known as The Corn Exchange, was the front of Preston public hall for many years.  Today, it is one of Preston’s best kept secrets, offering an inviting environment by day, serving good food in a relaxed atmosphere. By night it becomes one huge party with DJ’s playing everything from 60’s classics through to modern day mixes that will make your night go in a flash. The Assembly boasts an unrivalled party atmosphere – with excellent outside areas with lots of seating at both the front and the back of the building, external TV’s and plenty of atmosphere.

Join us for pre-drinks at The Assembly, where the Grand Parade of Athletes will start!  The staff at The Assembly will be opening their doors for our athletes, with music, entertainment and a Barbecue to help get you into the Games spirit!  There will be food and drinks promotions running for all Games Athletes – we hope to see you there!

Click here for Directions to The Assembly.

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The Grand Parade of Athletes

This year’s Proud Sponsors of the UK Corporate Games Grand Parade of Athletes

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Be there for a chance to win at the famous Tennis Ball Hit Out!

Catch a ball – Win a prize!

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imageThis is your chance to represent your organisation and get in next year’s Games Brochure!

We are looking for pictures to go in next year’s Games Brochure – and we want you to be a part of it!

Parade Timings

18:30 Athletes begin to assemble
(Please try to get here at least 5-10 minutes before the parade begins)
19:00 Parade begins at 19:00 sharp
19:30 Win Prizes at the Tennis Ball Hit-Out featuring Bob Wilson
19:45 Parade ends; go home and get ready for the Party!
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What to Bring

You! Plus as many of your team / company as possible!
– Wear your Company Clothing:   T-Shirts, Tracksuits
Jackets…get yourself noticed!
– Bring Corporate Banners
– Wave flags, placards and balloons
– Get your Company mascot down to the event
– Bring Company umbrellas to help catch tennis balls
…trust us it works!
At the Parade…

Listen out for the rhythmic sounds of Oya Batucuda – the best samba band
the Midlands has to offer!

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Your Games Checklist

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By now you should be getting excited, as we are less than 10 days away from the Games!

To help get you ready for the weekend, here is your checklist to get you ready for the event.

Take a quick look and get set for what will undoubtedly be an unforgettable weekend.

Remember

All athletes must register in person at the SuperCentre.  Get directions to the SuperCentre.

SuperCentre Times

Thursday      19:00 – 21:00

Friday            19:00 – 22:00

GAMES CHECKLIST

1. Check your confirmation email
By now you should have received an email to the address you supplied us with information on your events and your personal details.  Be sure to double check this info to ensure we have your correct address and that you are entered into the events of your choice.  Any amendments must be made in writing to entry@corporate-games.com
2. Finalise Accommodation
Speak to your Sport Captain or Team Leader to confirm you have somewhere to stay
3. Book your party tickets
For access to this year’s amazing party, be sure to pre-book your tickets.  For more information on the Great Games party you can book here
4. Check your Kit
Use the first page of the entry form for your chosen sport to check you have the correct kit e.g. numbered shirts, correct footwear etc.
5. REGISTRATION GUIDE
Your Registration Guides will arrive at your home address in the next few days.  You MUST remember to bring this with you to the SuperCentre – it is £5 to replace if you lose it. If you have not received your Registration Guide by Tuesday 12 July, email entry@corporate-games.com to let us know and we will print you another free of charge for you to collect at the SuperCentre Help Office on arrival.
6. Passport Photo
Don’t forget to bring one passport-sized photo with you to the SuperCentre.  This, along with your Registration Guide, makes your Athlete ID badge, which you need to carry with you at all times across the weekend.
7. Transport
Check with your Sport Captain or Team Leader to make sure your travel arrangements are taken care of.  If you are organising your own travel, our handy Travel Guide will help you to get you safely to and from our event. View the Travel Guide
8. Parking at the Games
If you are driving / car-sharing, please take note of the parking options available across the weekend.  Parking is limited – use the Travel Guide to determine which car park applies to you
9. First Start Time
The first start-time for your sport is printed on the grey box on your Registration Guide. Please ensure you arrive 30 minutes before your first game is due to start to get changed, warm up etc.
10. Grand Parade of Athletes
Don’t miss out at the Games Parade!  Our On-Air Media Partner Oak FM are hosting the proceedings and ASDA have sponsored our Tennis Ball Hit Out – with so many prizes to win, you can’t afford not to be there!

 

So follow the checklist – and you won’t go wrong.

See you at the Games!