GULF PRIMARY SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIP - Safety, Security, Traffic (being updated for 2016)
Read about the items that will and will not be permitted into the Gulf Insurance Primary Schools Championship in 2016 and general safety and security measures as well as traffic regulations that will be applied. The following applies to the general public.
The Nevis Amateur Athletic Association in conjunction with the Police is issuing the following guidelines for the Gulf Insurance Primary Schools Championship which will be held on Wednesday 30th March 2016 at Elquemedo Willett Park, Nevis.
The following guidelines will be strictly enforced by the St. Kitts - Nevis Police Force and Private Security personnel for the general public.
The Primary Schools Championship is the largest annual event in Nevis. We hope you understand the necessary security arrangements, and that you are aware your safety and security is important to us. We appreciate your cooperation.
Enjoy the "mini Olympics" !
A command post will be established with an appropriate number of Police and other Agencies strategically located inside and outside the venue.
Entrance for specatators will be the western gate. VIP's and Vendors using the hill east of the field will use the UPPERMOST Eastern gate. Tickets can be bought at the ticket booth(s) near the western gate.
Only meet and team officials, athletes and accreditated media personnel will be allowed entrance to the competition area. The first and second floors of the Pavilion are off limits to the general public.
Fire Officers and Fire suppression equipment will be strategically positioned around the non-event areas.
TRAFFIC (to be updated for 2016)
One-way traffic will apply southwards from Super Foods to the junction of the CSS road and the main road, east along the CSS road to the junction east of the tennis courts, north along the eastern section of the Culturama Complex, west along the Culturama Complex then right to Government Road. “NO ENTRY” signs will be placed at the following locations:
Vehicular access to Grove Park will be strictly limited. Only Emergency vehicles can enter at the eastern gate during the meet. Traffic can only proceed One-Way (East) along the Park road.
Radio announcements will encourage traffic from Gingerland side to travel via Pump Road near the Cemetery at the roundabout and at Government & the Island main road junction to divert unnecessary traffic around the Park area.
Parking will be allowed on the left side only following the one-way road system described above. Exceptions being the following:
Cutoff points will be so designated by traffic boxes.