Midlothian stores do battle.

PENICUIK: Glencorse Barracks. Staff from Asda and IKEA compete against each other in a fitness event organised by the army. ''Team IKEA
PENICUIK: Glencorse Barracks. Staff from Asda and IKEA compete against each other in a fitness event organised by the army. ''Team IKEA

Check out the staff from some of Midlothian’s major stores!

Employees from IKEA, Asda and Tesco swapped their superstore uniforms for tracksuits and trainers to take part in a miltary fitness morning at Glencorse Barracks, Penicuik.

The fitness challenge was the idea of Corporal Paul Pollard, a PT instructor with the Army Development and Selection Centre at Glencorse, and a member of Penicuik Harriers. The stores have all pledged their support to the Harriers’ 10k in May.

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