Sunday, April 20, 2014

Hat-trick of Medals for Scottish Swimmers in Glasgow

Andrew Mullen (Ren 96) was four seconds within the qualification standard for the IPC European Championships in the MC 50m Butterfly final. Mullen finished behind S5 World Champion Roy Perkins (USA) in 38.33 giving him 707 points.

Carnegie’s Stefan Hoggan won gold in the MC 100m butterfly final. The S9 athlete finished in 1:06.66 giving him 702 points, while Craig Rodgie (Edinburgh University) won bronze in the MC 100m backstroke final. The S14 athlete finished in 1:05.11 which translates into 821 points.

Other athletes to meet the IPC European Championships qualification time on the penultimate day included Sascha Kindred (S6 50m Butterfly), James Hollis (S10 100m Butterfly), Steph Slater (S8 100m Backstroke), Amy Marren (S9 100m Backstroke), Jack Thomas (S14 100m Backstroke) and Aaron Moores (S14 100m Backstroke).

For all the results visit:

The 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships will be staged in Eindhoven, Netherland from 4-10 August 2014. For a list of British swimmers who have achieved the qualification standard visit:

The British Para-Swimming International Meet takes place at Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow from 18-21 April 2014.