British Summer Champs

Fins’ swimmer Erin Taylor just missed out on a British Age Group medal, by the narrowest of margins on the final day of competition at the British Summer Championships, held at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield, from 22 to 28 July 2022. Erin finished 4th in the final of [...]

By |August 5th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scottish Summer Meet

Four Fins swimmers took part at the Aberdeen Sports Village in the final Scottish major age group competition of the long course season. The Scottish Summer Meet ran from Thursday through to Sunday evening. Top swimmer for Fins was Erin Taylor, 17/18 years girls, who competed in four swims and [...]

By |July 22nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

East District Summer Sizzler

Seven Fins’ swimmers were in action at the Royal Commonwealth Pool last Saturday where they competed in the Scottish East District Summer Sizzler. The meet targeted those swimmers who did not qualify for the Scottish Summer Meet or the British Age Group Championships, and drew a large entry from the [...]

By |July 5th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pathway to the Top – 100 Breast

The 100m Breaststroke is one of two very significant events in Fins’ history, but especially the 100m breaststroke, and as such we will start with the boys’ rankings. The record for this event is held by Gary Watson who was part of a GB Junior Team that competed in the [...]

By |June 27th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pathway to Top – 50 Backstroke

We start the second half of events with the 50m Backstroke. There have been some changes to the rules relating to all the backstroke events including the use of a backstroke ledge at the start and a major change, some years ago, that saw the introduction of the 15 metre [...]

By |June 19th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pathway to Top – 200 free

The 200m freestyle brings us to the half way stage in the events that make up the club short course rankings and it is perhaps worthy of restating why the articles that make up ‘Pathway to the Top’ are being written. Basically, the articles take one event at a time [...]

By |June 12th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments