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School pupils invited to take part in free sporting extravaganza


The triathlon, run by Active Schools Aberdeen, will take place at Northfield Swimming Pool from 1:30pm and is open to all local P4 to S6 pupils.

Spaces are limited and registration prior to the event is essential. Places can be booked online by clicking here.

The local triathlon event will include swimming challenges, cycling and a 400m run, with activities to suit all abilities.

Jo Bell, Sport Aberdeen Director for Sport and Active Lifestyles, said:

“The triathlon is a great way for school pupils to come together from across the Aberdeen City and Shire area and take part in some fun and healthy competition.

“Active Schools and Triathlon Scotland have been working in partnership to bring this free sporting extravaganza to Aberdeen and I hope that this will attract lots of budding young athletes with their families there to cheer them on.

“Sport Aberdeen is committed creating opportunities and inspiring people of all ages to take part in sport and physical activity”. 

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