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The City of Edinburgh Council and our partners have a large number of sport and physcial activity programmes to enable everyone to get active. Find out more about what's on in your area here.

Edinburgh Leisure: Edinburgh has an excellent range of venues, which are operated by Edinburgh Leisure. These include the newly refurbished Royal Commonwealth Pool and Europe 's largest indoor climbing wall at the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena: Ratho. For all information about venues, sports coaching and fitness programmes visit the Edinburgh Leisure website.

Club Sport: Find a sport to suit you and club for competitive or social leagues in Edinburgh , using Edinburgh 's local sports council ClubSportEdinburgh. Not quite feeling up to actually playing?  You can still get involved and help your local team or club, by volunteering or coaching.


Active Schools: Our team of Active Schools Co-ordinators are here to make kids more physically active. Based in schools across the city, we provide opportunities and motivation to help children lead active healthy lifestyles.

Sport and Physical Activity Events: Edinburgh hosts a series of sport and physical activity events annually. In 2013 these will include the FINA World Diving Series, ATP Champions Tour and several other mass participation walk, running and cycling events. Alongside these, Activcity supports a wide range of smaller sport and physical activity events. For an events listing, information for organsiers and funding support check out these pages of our website.