Baker Hughes 10K

The 2014 City of Aberdeen Baker Hughes 10k Running Festival took place on Sunday 18th May.

You can now enter for 2015!


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chip results

The easiest way to check your time and the times of your friends is to head to pick the race you were in from the drop down at the top and search by name or runner number.

Corporate Team Results 2014



About the race

The Scottish Athletics permit event is based around Aberdeen's Beach and Harbour area and has some spectacular views of the North Sea and the iconic Beach Ballroom on the route of the course.

The Festival attracts all types of entries, from the serious runners who are in it to win it, to the corporate group who enter to raise money for charity or simply the person who wants to use the event as a motivation to get fit.

The Baker Hughes 10K running Festival, organised by Sport Aberdeen is the largest 10K road race in the North East of Scotland and also includes:


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News Flash

NPLQ Lifeguard Training

Sport Aberdeen venues will host training for the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification in October.

The course, which is of Royal Life Saving Society standards, is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the U.K. and Ireland and will be conducted at Northfield Swimming Pool and Cults. Such is the standard that generally it is seen as a requirement for employment in a lifeguarding career.

The NPLQ is not just a qualification it can be a stepping stone into a rewarding career within the leisure industry.

The course comprises of physical training and theoretical classroom work, followed by a practical in-water and out-of-water assessment on pool rescue, first aid, CPR and lifesaving skills.


Northfield Swimming Pool will host on weekends 08:00 – 17:00, Saturday the 11th – Sunday the 12th

                                                                                                             Saturday the 18th – Sunday the 19th

                                                                                                             Saturday the 25th – Sunday the 26th


Cults Swimming Pool will host from 09:00 – 18:15, Monday the 20th – Friday the 24th

And also 09:00 – 15:30, Saturday the 25th


Being a lifeguard offers a fantastic foundation to a career in the leisure industry. Many senior managers began their rise to leisure stardom by lifeguarding at their local pools.

Not only will you have to have a basic level of fitness to become a lifeguard but you will be encouraged to stay fit and get fitter. Many pools will give their lifeguards discounted or even free memberships.

The hours are flexible and perfect for those of you who need to fit studying into your busy days.

You will also gain a life skill that will come in handy for the rest of your life that could lead to enhanced career progression and a stepping stone to the National Pool Management Qualification (NPMQ).

The start and finish times are subject to change. A swim test will be carried out prior to a place is confirmed on the course.

The centre does not offer any cafeteria facilities, therefore candidates are advised to ensure that they bring a packed lunch.

Appropriate swim attire is essential (i.e. shorts,t-shirt)

To collect an application form, visit Northfield Swimming Pool, Cults Swimming Pool or the Beach Leisure Centre

Or contact us by telephone, 01224 680307.

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