AECC’s Venue Support Team Member, Danny Thomson was punching for a good cause when he took part in Ultra White Collar Boxing (UWCB) on Saturday 26th November. The UWCB experience takes individuals with no boxing background through an eight-week training programme before taking to the ring in front of a 2, 600 strong crowd in AECC’s GE Oil & Gas Arena. Danny was one of 240 participants taking part in the charity event which saw over £39, 600 being raised for Cancer Research UK with donations still coming in.
To donate to Cancer Research UK, visit here.
Since Spring 2016, AECC have been working in partnership with Roadwise Driver Training, a business owned by Aberdeen Foyer to help promote and improve safe driving practices in the North-East of Scotland. AECC provide an off-road area for Roadwise training courses which include an introduction to driving for under 17s and scope for learner drivers to develop their manoeuvrability skills.
More information on Roadwise can be found here.