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Scotland to host European Sports Championships

26 March 2015

British Swimming and Scottish Swimming have welcomed today’s launch of a new European Sports Championships for 2018 – a multi-sport event that will include aquatics.

“Power Comes from the Hips, Propulsion Comes from the Feet” - Guest Writer Chris Kane on his new found Adult Swim Series Session tips

26 March 2015

Blog: The two active things I do regularly are swim and play golf. I am not a very good golfer, but I know where the deficiencies are in my game and that practice and the odd lesson will bring improvements.

Quin Secures IPC Qualification Time in Glasgow

26 March 2015

On the opening day of the British Para Swimming International Meet, Scott Quin from Warrender Baths Club won the Men’s 100 Breaststroke title and impressed in both the heats and final Quin (SB14) swam under the IPC Swimming World Championships qualification time twice through the day but won the gold medal with a time of 1:07.53 and a total of 963 points. His heat time of 1:07.45 was a British Record.

Open Water Relay Grand Prix Series 2015

24 March 2015

Scottish Swimming announces a new Open Water Relay Grand Prix series for 2015, in which clubs can enter one or more teams of two male and two female swimmers at Relay events through the summer with the potential for a monetary prize for the club at the end of the season.

Bookings now open for Scottish Swimming Awards 2015

20 March 2015

The Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh is the place to be on Saturday 19th September 2015, when Scottish Swimming will celebrate the achievements and successes of the swimming community at their annual awards evening.

The Countdown is on as Aberdeen Again Plays Host to Countries Top Age Group Swimmers

20 March 2015

Over 900 of the best age group swimmers will descend on Aberdeen to compete in the Scottish National Age Groups Swimming Championships, which take place at the Aberdeen Aquatics Centre from 31 March to 5 April. For some there will be the opportunity to race against some significant competition that come in the guise of Commonwealth Games Champions, Hannah Miley and Ross Murdoch. For others the event will perhaps provide the first National Championships medal or a National Squad consideration time.

New National Framework for Swimming Launched

18 March 2015

130 delegates representing over 50 Local Authorities, Leisure Trusts, Swim Schools and Clubs attended a networking event at Tollcross International Swimming Centre in Glasgow, where Scottish Swimming launched its new National Swimming Framework for Scotland. The National Framework is an all-inclusive pathway providing opportunities for everyone to participate in any aquatic discipline they choose at whatever level they aspire to.

Andrew Mullen Looks Forward to IPC Swimming World Championships

17 March 2015

Four-time European Champion Andrew Mullen sees the forthcoming IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow as his ‘home’ Games and is looking to secure his selection to the event at the forthcoming British Para-Swimming International Meet at Tollcross from 26 - 29 March 2015. Mullen won gold in Eindhoven last year in no less than four events: the 50m butterfly, 200m individual medley, 50m backstroke and 200m freestyle (S5) and is looking to emulate his success in Europe on the world stage.

National Squad Programme Selection Policy & Times 2015/16

17 March 2015

The National Squad Programme Selection Policy & Times for the 2015/16 season has now been published and can be found within the National Squads section on the website. Please click here to view/download.

U17 Water Polo Girls achieve qualification standard for Baku

16 March 2015

Great Britain’s Under-17 Girls Water Polo team (which included Hannah Edwards of Caledonia), have reached the qualification standard required for the inaugural European Games in Baku.