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Sport and Outdoor Education Service




The Sport and Outdoor Education Service creates and develops opportunities for people to take part in a wide range of sport and physical activities.

Senior Boys 100 metres at the West Lothian Schools county championshipsThe Outdoor Education Team operates out of the Low Port Centre in Linlithgow and offers a wide range of outdoor education activity, residential opportunities, meeting rooms and a games hall for community use.  For more information on this team please follow the link to their own dedicated web page here, Outdoor Education.

The Sports and Facilities Development Team works with community clubs, schools and individuals in order to increase the opportunities available to the residents of West Lothian.  The Sports and Facilities Development Team is able to achieve this through working with a number of partners to provide:

  • Club Development through our Club Accreditation Scheme
  • Coach Education
  • Sporting Grants Scheme
  • School Competitions
  • Community Sports Hubs
  • Facility Development
  • Divisionary Activities through Cashback funding
  • High Performance Sport through the Excellence in School Sports Programme

The Sport and Outdoor Education Service works very closely with a number of key partners to provide the public with opportunities to become and stay physically active.  These partners include:

  • Active Schools Network
  • Sportscotland
  • West Lothian Leisure
  • Sports Governing Bodies.

A list of links to these partners websites can be found under the 'Related Links' menu to the right of your screen.

For more information on the Sport and Outdoor Education Service please see the downloadable documents below.


2013 Summer Holiday Programme


A joint programme of sports and physical activity has been developed for the upcoming Summer Holidays.  Please follow this link below to get access to what is provided during the upcoming summer holidays:


2013 Summer Holiday Brochure


Xcite West Lothian


Excite West Lothian also run a wide range of summer activities.  Please follow the link below to their website for more information on their summer programme:


Xcite Summer Programme 

Updated: 04/05/2013

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