Development Team

Development Team


East Kilbride ASC Open

A twenty strong Lanark ASC squad took part in the East Kilbride ASC Open held at the host club’s 50m Dolan Aqua Centre facility. For many of the younger swimmers it was the first time competing in a long course pool. The swimmers brought home 10 medals.

In the 12/13 year old age group Abbigail McArthur was second in the 200m backstroke and third in the 400m IM. Erin Snow (14/15) won two silver medals in the 200m backstroke and 200m breaststroke and won bronze in the 400m IM. In the same age group Mitchell Stevenson was second in the 100m butterfly and third in the 200m breaststroke. In the 16 years and over category Shiona McClafferty was first in the 200m breaststroke and third in the 400m freestyle. Jordan O’Hare was third in the 200m backstroke.

After the Meet Coach Karen Kelly said :- “The EK Open is an ideal Meet for young swimmers to get a taste of swimming in a 50m long course pool. The swimmers posted 45 new personal best times and the Club can be satisfied with a 10 medal haul.”