Medal success at Tollcross for Lanark ASC
Tollcross International Swimming Centre was once more the destination of choice for 16 Lanark ASC swimmers who competed at the City of Glasgow Long Course Meet. In the 9/10 years old age group Evi Mackie was third in both the 100m butterfly and 50m freestyle. There was a bronze for Ayla Miller (11/12) in the 50m breaststroke and for Cameron Bruce (13/14) in the 200m I.M. In the 15/16 years age group Abbigail McArthur won the 100m backstroke, was second in the 50m back and third in the 200m freestyle. Heather Stevenson was third in the 200m IM in the same age group.
Personal bests times were posted by Samantha Pratt, Chelsea Millward, Justin Bone, Ross Carswell, Emma McCafferty, Anya McLaughlin, Abigail Smith, Caitlyn Hamilton, Niamh Jeffrey and Alistair Dunsmore.
Commenting after the 2 day Meet coach Karen Kelly said “Tollcross is a magnificent facility and it was great for our young swimmers to compete at the venue again. We had a few swimmers missing due to holidays but the ones who enjoyed a good Meet can be satisfied with their results. There are no short cuts to success, you need to apply yourself in training to give the best of yourself on competition day.”