Founded in 1952, Aberdeen Amateur Athletic Club is a Scottish Athletics-accredited, Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation.  AAAC’s approximately 400 athletes, aged 9 to 70-plus, train and compete in track and field events, cross country, hill, and road running.  Over the years, many have participated and earned medals in multiple Scottish, British, European, and world championships as well as the Commonwealth Games, Paralympics, and Olympics.

AAAC hosts training sessions and competitions year-round at Aberdeen Sports Village, providing complete indoor and outdoor training facilities for track and field and everything necessary for cross-training.