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grandstand

1. 
a. a terraced block of seats, usually under a roof, commanding the best view at racecourses, football pitches, etc.
b. (as modifier): grandstand tickets
2. the spectators in a grandstand

Grandstand

The viewing platform with seats at a racecourse, parade, or sports event, typically covered with a roof.

grandstand

A structure, often with a roof, which supports standing or seated spectators at a racecourse, ball field, stadium, or similar public places.
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Tickets cost BD180 for the Main Grandstand for all three days of action, and BD50 for the Victory Grandstand, also for the entire weekend.
Tickets to the Batelco Grandstand, which overlooks the inner circuit and the Support Race Pit Lanes, are BD102 for all three days and BD89 for Race Day alone.
Full Rate: Grandstand pounds 214 Enclosure pounds 150 Field pounds 128 Junior/Student pounds 54 OAP Rate: Grandstand pounds 214 Enclosure pounds 128 Field pounds 107 Option D (14 regional games excluding Heineken Cup knockout stage and Celtic Cup).
That grandstand, a relic of the long- distant days of horse-racing on this site, will succumb to the bulldozers as soon as this match has finished.
Warwick Mayor Maureen Hooper will officially open the new grandstand, which replaces the original, built in 1809, and boasts a new restaurant and function room, as well as improved washroom facilities.
SEAT LOCATION 2000 1999 Grandstand A $105 $105 Grandstand B $85 $80 Grandstand C $85 $80 Grandstand D $55 $50 Grandstand E $45 $40 Wheelchair $30 $30 General Admission Saturday $22 $20 Sunday $30 $25
Structural engineers from Louisville construction firm Luckett & Farley certified the track's clubhouse, its historic main grandstand, the Sky Theatre and the lower level of the jockeys' quarters as structurally safe late yesterday afternoon.
Council is exploring the option to purchase a temporary grandstand system that would seat more than 2000 spectators at major sporting events.
Tickets to the Turn One Grandstand are BD80 for the weekend and BD70 for the Grand Prix, while University Grandstand tickets cost BD65 for all three days and BD55 for Race Day.
Your racing-mad Mirror has partnered with the QIPCo British Champions Series to offer you the opportunity of saving pounds 6 on a Grandstand ticket for QIPCo British Champions Day at Ascot on Saturday 15th october 2011.
Children between the ages of 3-15 years will receive a 50 per cent discount on all grandstand tickets, while students between the ages of 16-17 years can take advantage of a 20 per cent 'school discount.
THE BBC's face of racing, Clare Balding, is today entrusted with bringing down the curtain on British television's most famous and historic sports programme when she presents the last edition of Grandstand, writes Lee Mottershead.