Active Aberdeenshire Team

General Information

Our Aim

We aim to improve the quality of life for everyone in Aberdeenshire by working together with other agencies for the benefit of the sporting community.

Who we are

We are part of the Education and Children's Service of Aberdeenshire Council

  • Aberdeenshire Life Manager is Andrew Miller
  • Active Schools Manager is Brian Mitchell
  • Active Outdoors Officer is Rachel Boal
  • Active Communities Officer is Fraser Govan

We have a team of Sports Specific Officers, a team of Active Schools Coordinators and an Events and Leisurelend Team. We also have an army of coaches, leaders and instructors in a wide variety of sports

How to Contact Us

At Leisurelend, Unit 19, Harlaw Way, Inverurie AB51 4SG

  • Andrew Miller - Tel: 01467 538364
  • Rachel Boal - Tel: 01467 539608

At Viewmount, Arduthie Road, Stonehaven AB39 2DQ

  • Brian Mitchell - Tel: 01569 768349
  • Fraser Govan - Tel: 01569 768355

General enquiries email: 

Active Schools:

Active Communities:

Active Aberdeenshire: 


What we do

  • We work with schools and clubs through our network of Active Schools Coordinators
  • We work with clubs to form Community Sports Hubs to drive local sports development and create stronger clubs
  • We train and mentor coaches and instructors
  • We directly provide activities to our target groups
  • We support talented performers
  • We run holiday programmes linked to year round development
  • We organise a Triathlon Series and other big participation events
  • We hire out events and sporting equipment to groups and individuals through our Leisurelend resource
  • We manage and oversee the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme

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