Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Forbes Dunlop Elected on to Board of British Paralympic Association

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We are delighted to announce that Forbes Dunlop, CEO of Scottish Swimming has been elected on to the Board of the British Paralympic Association.

The announcement was made today after the BPA elected Dr Nick Webborn as Chairman.

Forbes represented Scotland as a swimmer throughout the 1990s before moving into coaching. He was also part of the team that helped secure the National Scottish Swimming Academy at Stirling University.   

A former Chair of the British Paralympic Performance Services, Forbes was Head of Sporting Pathways with sportscotland before joining Scottish Swimming.   

Forbes held a number of roles at sportscotland from 2002 to 2012, including Lead Manager Achieving Excellence from 2004 – 2009 and Partnership Manager, Achieving Excellence from 2002 – 2004.

Forbes commented "I am delighted to be elected to the Board and look forward to making a positive and pro-active contribution to the development of Paralympic sport at the top level."


For more information contact Helen Plank on h.plank@scottishswimming.com or 07702 872964