Dates: 13-15 December 2019
Venue: Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh 

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The Scottish National Short Course Open Swimming Championships is widely recognised as the premier short course meet in the UK, attracting a wealth of swimming talent from across Europe.

The competition, held in a 25m pool, covers breaststroke, backstroke and butterfly at 50m, 100m and 200m. Freestyle is also included at 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m. Short Course also includes the 'Splash and Dash' 100m Individual Medley.

Information on qualification standards and how to enter can be found in the Meet Information in the Downloads.

Entries will be by computer files, which are downloadable from the links below or from Swimscotland from Friday 27th September 2019:

Entry File - 2019 Scottish National Short Course Swimming Championships

The closing date for receipt of entries is 14.00 on Thursday 28th November 2019The entry files must be emailed to  Only official files are acceptable.

Please don't forget to complete the Online Entries Application Summary and payment online by Thursday 28th November 2019, this can be found by clicking here.  Please select 'Book as an Individual'

If you are already a member of Scottish Swimming please do not create a new account, Guidelines can be found here

Poolside Pass Information/ Accreditation / Programme
Coaches/Team Managers/Chaperones who are not in possession of an annual pass may purchase a Full Meet or Day Pass for the Championship, the fee for which is:   

Full Meet £25.00        (3 day access)                       
Day Pass £10.00        (Access is only granted on the day the pass has been purchased)

Scottish Swimming Members – Guidance
Non Scottish Swimming members – Guidance

Programme - To follow

Our programme is in digital format. 

Spectator Information
Tickets will be available to buy at the venue prior to the start of each session. 

Entrance Prices
Heats     £5.00 per person (£4 for concessions)            Children £1.00
Finals     £6.00 per final (£5 for concessions)               Children £1.00

Please Note: Car Parking at this venue is limited, please consider alternative transport methods and/or car sharing to alleviate any pressures on car park use. 

For directions: Directions to the Venue

Event Merchandise - TYR
Our official kit and merchandise supplier, TYR, will be in attendance at the Short Course Championships 2019 selling event specific merchandise along with their own products.  

Follow @TYR_uk and @NessSwimwear on Twitter 

Keep up to date with all the Results during the event. Results from previous events can be found hereby clicking on the Results Archive.


Follow the Twitter thread #ScotNSC19 for all the action during the event.

Acceptable Use of Mobile Phones
This event will work to the standards set our in the Scottish Swimming Club's Acceptable Use of Mobile Phone policy and the Venue Regulations. Please click here to view our updated Acceptable Use of Mobile Phone policy. 

2018 Highlights
Check out the highlights from the  2018 Short Course Championships highlights on our YouTube Channel! Pictures can be found on the Scottish Swimming Flickr Page.

If you have any further queries please email