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Flanders Speedo Cup secures 56 medals with 20 of them gold

26 January 2015

Head Coach Bill Furniss has described the early season form of a large squad of British swimmers as “very encouraging” after their combined efforts at the Flanders Speedo Cup secured 56 medals with 20 of them gold.

14 Scots Selected onto GB Junior Water polo Squads

23 January 2015

Scottish Swimming is delighted to announce Scottish selections for the GB Junior Water Polo squads. These age group squads train in at least 8 weekend camps throughout the year, mostly in Cardiff. Further selections are made for those age groups competing in European Championships, friendlies and training camps abroad. The younger age groups had trials on January 10th and 11th.

Peter Bilsborough

16 January 2015

Peter Bilsborough, Board Director of Scottish Swimming and Director of Sports Development and School Manager in the School of Sport at the University of Stirling, sadly passed away on 15 January, 2015 following a brief period of illness.

Swimming day success in West Lothian

14 January 2015

A Disability Swimming Development Day held in partnership with Xcite West Lothian Leisure, Scottish Disability Sport and Scottish Swimming recently attracted interest from participants from across Scotland.

Competition schedule released as 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships reaches six months to go milestone

13 January 2015

IPC Swimming released the provisional competition schedule for the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships on Tuesday (13 January), to celebrate six months to go until 650 of the world’s best swimmers converge on Glasgow, Great Britain. Glasgow 2015 will take place from 13-19 July and is expected to see world and Paralympic champions athletes from 50 countries looking to place themselves firmly on the road to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

Dunfermline Men retain Scottish Cup

12 January 2015

Dunfermline Waterpolo Club retained the Scottish Cup for the first time since 1988 after a 14 – 10 victory over Portobello at Stirling on Sun 11 January. This rounds off a great season for the senior men's team after they finished their 2014 Scottish League campaign undefeated.

Tickets for British National Championships available on Friday

12 January 2015

Tickets for the British Swimming Championships and the British Para-Swimming International Meet will go on sale on Friday 16 January.

Scottish Swimming Adult Swim Series 2015

09 January 2015

We are pleased to announce the Scottish Swimming Adult Swim Series for 2015. These events are for adult swimmers who would like to take part in coached sessions in a 50 metre pool. The events are open to all and will be fun and informative. If you enjoyed the Come and Try Open Water Swimming event at the Helix in June, or the swim series event in November, you may be interested in trying out some more coaching in the pool.

Awards Event Venue and Date Confirmed for 2015

09 January 2015

Scottish Swimming is delighted to advise that we have secured the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh for Saturday 19th September to host our Awards Dinner.

Flanders is key step in 2015 race strategy

05 January 2015

Forty-three swimmers, a mixture of seniors and juniors, will take part in the Flanders Speedo Cup in Antwerp, Belgium as they get the 2015 overseas season up and running on 24-25 January.