Beautiful beaches, majestic mountains and sparkling sea lochs make the perfect settings for a whole host of sporting events in Argyll & The Isles.

From 5k fun runs to tough triathlons, you’ll find a surprising number of events taking place across the region. Some world championships are hosted here too, including the Tiree Wave Classic and World Stone Skimming Championships.

Many of Argyll’s events are as sociable as they are competitive, with a carnival atmosphere and evening ceilidhs and parties. So whether you’re looking to win the race or just beat your personal best, you’ll have a great day out in a stunning setting.

Download our handy Wild About Argyll leaflet here for an overview and map of all that this wonderful place has to offer.

Highland Games in Argyll & The Isles
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Highland games are sporting spectacles like no other. World-class challengers from across the globe flock to these events to do battle.

Wind Surfing in Argyll & The Isles
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If you’ve mastered the sport and are raring to give competitive windsurfing a go, Argyll & The Isles is the place to do it.

Regattas in Argyll & The Isles
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Argyll & The Isles is steeped in sailing history and is home to a number of major competitive sailing regattas with racing taking place amid breathtaking Scottish scenery.

Car rallying in Argyll & The Isles
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Argyll & The Isles has a long history of car rallying. The Rest and Be Thankful has great significance in motorsport terms because of the famous hill climb races.

Triathlons in Argyll & The Isles
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With quiet roads, off-road trails and beautiful stretches of open water, Argyll & The Isles is a great location for triathlons. Plus the stunning scenery will take your mind off any pain!

Wild Swimming in Argyll & The Isles
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With a huge coastline and lochs aplenty, Argyll & The Isles Isles is ideal for open water swimming and hosts a number of open water swimming events.

Mountain Biking in Argyll & The Isles
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Whether it's to give mountain bike racing a go for the first time or build up your points for the national series overall title, check out the mountain biking events in Argyll.

Cycling Events in Argyll & The Isles
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Argyll & The Isles is something of a mecca for road cyclists, thanks to the quiet roads and magnificent Scottish scenery and hosts a number of popular sportives.

Running in Argyll & The Isles
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Many of the running event routes in Argyll & The Isles are designed to take in local beauty spots, with coastal views that will leave you breathless.

Skiffs & Coastal Rowing in Argyll
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Coastal rowing is a fast-growing sport thanks in part to the recent popularity of St Ayles skiffs, which are built from flat pack kits made in Scotland.

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Win an Inveraray Wild About Argyll experience 

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Have your own Mark Beaumont-style mini adventure! Argyll Adventure, Fishinguide Scotland, Loch Fyne Hotel & Spa, Inveraray Castle and Inveraray Jail have teamed up to give you the chance to win an unforgettable experience in and around Inveraray.

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