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Swim Coach Training

10th September 2017 phill 0

NatWest Coach Development fund and the IIGA support training of swim coaches in Orkney Orkney Amateur Swimming Club ran a UKCC training course for swimming coaches last week in Stromness. The ten candidates included eight [read more…]

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Buckie Age Group Meet

22nd April 2017 phill 0

Orkney Island Games swimmer Kerris Sinclair came back from the Buckie Age Group meet with some impressive results. Coming first in all her events, Kerris came home with five gold medals, gaining a new Orkney [read more…]

Molly Blance at Aberdeen long course meet
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University of Aberdeen Long Course Meet

22nd April 2017 phill 0

Molly Blance competed in the University of Aberdeen Performance swim team long course Open championship recently. This event attracted teams from all over Scotland plus from abroad. Producing some outstanding swims, improving on PB times [read more…]

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Scottish National Short Course Championships

22nd May 2016 phill 0

Together with coach Ben Delaney, five Orkney swimmers travelled to Edinburgh for the Scottish National Short Course Swimming Championships. Angus and Molly Blance, Mia McAllister, Kerris Sinclair and Eleise Schofield joined over 770 swimmers representing [read more…]

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Orkney Record for Games Swimmer

25th March 2014 phill 0

Orkney swimmer and Bermuda triathlon gold medallist Bobby Oag has claimed a new Orkney swimming record – beating a time set twenty one years ago. Competing for Stromness in the annual Selkie Goblet competition, Bobby [read more…]

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Orkney Swimming Record Broken

27th June 2013 phill 0

Orkney Island Games swimmer Ross Manson has had some really positive preparation for his trip across the Atlantic. Last night at the Stromness PB League event he broke a twenty two year old Orkney record in [read more…]