Local swimmers in finals

THE BRODIES Scottish Schools swimming championship finals took place on Saturday, January 29, at Tollcross in Glasgow.

Swimmers representing Tayside schools accrued four gold, five silver and six individual bronze medals also one team bronze. 

Local  swimmers were well represented in these finals with Lauren Doughty from Monifieth High School winning gold in the girls’ 12 year 50m breaststroke event.

Many of the swimmers gained personal best times and displayed improved race skills and technique.

Other local finalists were Amy Robertson, Heather Ingram, Rachel Keenan, Scott Mitchell, Blair Doughty and Martin D’All from Monifieth High School; Matthew Michie, Burnside PS; Stephan Gibb and Paul Adamson Grove Academy and Sarah Cummins from Carnoustie High School.