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.
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.
A total of 24 BASC swimmers attended the LDD Development Meet at the Xcite Centre, Whitburn on Sunday 17th January. This was Improvers and Bronze squads first meet since the New Year, and some of the younger swimmers from Developers had also been invited.
Congratulations to a former BASC swimmer Duncan Scott who was voted Sunday Mail Young Sports Personality of the Year. Duncan won the award at the Sunday Mail SportScotland Scottish Sports Awards 2015 ceremony on December 3rd at the Glasgow City Hotel – the annual ceremony honours the best of Scottish sport.
The BASC Annual Club Champs are just a few weeks away and provides a great opportunity for everyone involved in the club; swimmers, coaches and chauffeurs – to get together, celebrate another year of swimming and have some fun.