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Derek Cowie

14 year old Fraser Cowie was our sole representative at this meet, choosing 4 races on the Sunday of the meet. This was the first time Fraser had stayed away from home before a meet so was great experience for him. His first race was the 200m IM where his goal was to swim his breaststroke split faster than he did at SNAGS and in managing this, he also qualified for the 14/15 years final. Fraser then managed personal bests in his next 2 races, 100m freestyle and 200m backstroke....

Derek Cowie

The first Scottish National Age Group Championships in 3 years were held at Tollcross between 13-17 April with North Ayrshire Swimming having 9 individual representatives and a further 9 swimmers attending for relays. 3 years is a long time in a swimmers career so our swimmers were super excited to be back racing at the national level. For many of our swimmers, this was their first opportunity racing at this level and their swims did not disappoint. After the 5 days of racing, North Ayrshire swimmers came home with 5...

Derek Cowie

North Ayrshire Synchro had 6 girls competing in the Figure competition @ Edinburgh Commonwealth pool at the weekend. This was the first competition since lockdown. All the Girls were fantastic, we managed to come away with 2 medals. Hannah McMillan won gold in the 12 and under figure and Ailidh Brobyn won silver in the junior element 13/14/15 figures. All the girls deserve so much credit and a big thank you to the volunteers, coaches and to top it all off none other then swimming superstar Hannah Milley was there...

Derek Cowie

North Ayrshire swimmers had another excellent weekend at the second round of the West District Short Course Championships at Tollcross. This time we had 33 swimmers racing over the weekend with 14 years & over on the Saturday and 13 years & under on the Sunday. As was the case in round 1, some swimmers were racing at their first West Districts and their first time at Tollcross. It was again great to see swimmers choosing to race in some the middle-distance and long-distance races such as the 1500 free,...

Derek Cowie

A huge well done to all our North Ayrshire swimmers who were competing at the first round of the West District Short Course Championships at Tollcross on 5/6 February. Over the course of the full weekend our swimmers brought home 8 golds, 5 silvers and 7 bronze medals. We also had an incredible 47 top 10 finishes. At West District Championship events they have team points and if swimmers finish in the top 6 in their event, they contribute towards these. At the end of the Sunday afternoon session, we...

Derek Cowie

It was a fantastic start to 2022 for the North Ayrshire swimmers competing at the West District Pentaqua Meet at Tollcross on 15/16 January. The 14 years & over were competing on the Saturday with the 5 events being 100m of each stroke and 200m IM. Adam Currie, Heather Stuart and Isla Waller were our three competitors on the first day and made the most of the opportunity to race. Of the 13 races between them, they had 10 best times which bodes well for the rest of the season....