BASC bag packers managed to raise £517.45 on Saturday at the Bo’ness Tesco store. 18 volunteers were split over 4 tills, each working one 2 hr slot between 10am and 4pm.
A very freindly InCAS (Inverkeithing Competitive Amateur Swimmers) Distance Meet was held over the weekend of 14th May at the Carnegie Leisure Centre, Dunfermline. BASC had 10 swimmers attending from Silver and Gold squads with swimmers, coaches and parents alike enjoying the well organized event. All the swimmers put in great individual efforts and together each contributed significantly towards a great overall team performance.
Eight Bo’ness ASC swimmers were among the thirty-three athletes representing FIRST at the Scottish National Age Group Championships (SNAGs) at Glasgow’s Tollcross International Swimming Centre, held over 5 days from Wed 30th March through to Sunday 3rd April.
Another multi-squad turn out at this event with 20 swimmers competing from Developer to Gold squads, cheering their teammates on to win a clutch of medals and set new PB’s. BASC swimmers won a total of 23 medals; with 5 Golds, 11 Silver and 7 Bronze medals.
Twelve BASC swimmers from across Bronze, Silver and Gold squads swam over the weekend at the Ren96 meet at the Linwood Sports Hub. It was a very successful meet for BASC with a total of 18 medal places and some very impressive PB’s being set.
Congratulations to Gold squad swimmers Liam Murphy, Alicia Evans and Douglas Calder upon securing Scottish National Age Group Championship 2016 times!
BASC warmly welcomes Keir Edgar who has recently joined the BASC and FIRST teams from Carnegie. Keir has been swimming competitively for a few years now and has been having a very successful season within his current age group (13/14 years).
The first competitive event of 2016 for BASC swimmers was held over the weekend of Sat 9th & Sun 10th Jan with a FIRST Open Meet at the Bathgate Xcite pool. A total of 13 BASC swimmers attended; 4 of whom swim for FIRST, and the other 9 having been invited from BASC Gold and Silver squads.