The AAAC committee has approved the creation of the Aberdeen Amateur Athletic Club Academy. The Academy’s mission is to support high performance, first claim Scottish members of Aberdeen AAC, providing assistance to help them progress to the next level of competition and achieve their full potential in athletics. Nineteen Aberdeen AAC athletes have been invited to the Academy for one year. All of whom have met one of the following criteria:
Aberdeen AAC shares its core values and mission statment.
Subscriptions for 2017 will be due on 1 January 2017. Please complete the form and return it with the appropriate money to your Coach or Committee Member at ASV on Club nights, or post to:
Considering the recent tragic deaths of 2 young road runners in Aldershot, if you are running on the roads, especially when it is dark:
- Do NOT just follow the crowd blindly when crossing the road. Check both ways for yourself.
- Wearing headphones increases risk.
- Be visible with reflective and hi-vis clothing, torches and/or blinking lights.
- Assume that drivers cannot see you.
- Travel facing traffic.
- Carry identification and a mobile phone in case of emergency.
Here are details regarding Aberdeen Amateur Athletic Club's winter 2016-2017 indoor open graded athletics meetings held at Aberdeen Sports Village.
There is an Information Evening on Wednesday 7th December 2016 at 6.30pm in the Seminar Room ( top of stairs) at Aberdeen Sports Village.
A club vision statement will help develop club unity based on a shared purpose, hopefully leading to inspiration and further engagement within the club.
Annual General Meeting
Date: Sunday 6th November 2016
Time: 17:00 to 20:00
Location: Hilton Aberdeen Treetops Hotel, Springfield Road, Aberdeen, AB15 7AQ
Mums, dads, coaches, and athletes: get your teams together for the 2016 Christmas Relay Championships on Monday 12th December, 6-7PM!
One order of business at the Aberdeen AAC AGM on 6th November will be to elect the club committee. Most office-holders have agreed to return for another year, but there are several vacancies to fill, namely club secretary, officials coordinator, and general committee members.