For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Goldenacre Sports Ground.

Goldenacre Sports Ground

Goldenacre Sports Ground
Goldenacre
Turnstiles and grandstand adjacent to the rugby pitch
LocationGoldenacre Inverleith Row, Edinburgh
Establishment1832
Capacity3,500
OwnerGeorge Heriot's Trust
End names
n/a
First T20I20 July 2023:
 Ireland v  Italy
Last T20I28 July 2023:
 Denmark v  Jersey
As of 28 July 2023
Source: ESPNcricinfo

The Goldenacre Sports Ground is located in the Goldenacre area of Edinburgh, Scotland. It is owned by the George Heriot's School. Several sports are played here including cricket, association football, tennis, and rugby. It is also the home ground of Heriot's Rugby Club and Heriot's Cricket Club.

The cricket pitch hosted seven matches (two of which are warm ups) for the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier.[1]

In the film Chariots of Fire, the Scotland v France International Athletics competition scene was shot at Goldenacre.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ "Goldenacre". ESPNCricinfo. Retrieved 17 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Chariots of Fire". Movie Locations.
  3. ^ "Chariots of Fire". Movie Location Hunter.

55°58′9″N 3°12′17″W / 55.96917°N 3.20472°W / 55.96917; -3.20472


{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
Goldenacre Sports Ground
Listen to this article

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :(
Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.
Please download and use one of the following browsers:

This article was just edited, click to reload
This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (Why?)

Back to homepage

Please click Add in the dialog above
Please click Allow in the top-left corner,
then click Install Now in the dialog
Please click Open in the download dialog,
then click Install
Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list,
then click Install
{{::$root.activation.text}}

Install Wikiwand

Install on Chrome Install on Firefox
Don't forget to rate us

Tell your friends about Wikiwand!

Gmail Facebook Twitter Link

Enjoying Wikiwand?

Tell your friends and spread the love:
Share on Gmail Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Buffer

Our magic isn't perfect

You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo.

This photo is visually disturbing This photo is not a good choice

Thank you for helping!


Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users.

X

Get ready for Wikiwand 2.0 🎉! the new version arrives on September 1st! Don't want to wait?