Ten swimmers travelled to Grangemouth Sports Complex on 20th January for the Stirling Winter Graded Meet. This is a fantastic meet for our young athletes. They all swam well and gained medals from Ryhs Edwards who won gold in his 100m butterfly and silver in his 100m backstroke, Lochlan Hannay took home a silver in his 100m butterfly and his 200m I.M. and a bronze in his 50m backstroke. Lewis Young gained a silver in his 100m breaststroke, bronze in his 50m breaststroke and 2
Seventeen swimmers from Dumfries Amateur swimming club travelled as a team South of the border to compete at the Sunderland Aquatic Centre in their annual New Year Meet. This competition attracts swimmers from Scotland, England and Ireland. It is by far one of the favourite meets amongst the Dumfries swimmers and it is also the first long course meet of the season, where the swimmers try to achieve qualification times to compete at the up and coming Scottish National events.
Dumfries Amateur swimming club has been busy over the festive period continuing to travel to swimming competitions. On the 15th December, 14 young swimmers attended Sir Matt Busby to take part in the Cumbernauld Christmas Sprints which is a fast and furious meet. Alex Scott - gold in all 4 of his races 50m freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly. Luke Scott - silver in 50m backstroke, Lochlan Hannay - silver in 50m butterfly and bronze in 50m backstroke. Lexi Anders