Toon swimmers gain new personal bests

Peterhead Amateur Swimming Club members at the Graded Meet
Peterhead Amateur Swimming Club members at the Graded Meet

A very successful day was had by all PASC swimmers on Saturday, February 7 at the swimming club’s very own Graded Meet held at Peterhead Pool.

Ellie Buchan, Lauren Davidson, Caitlin Davies, Christiana Dougal, Megan Hay, Emily McGee, Erin McNeil, Elaine Murray, Briony Rollo, Lauren Thomson, Lauren Willox, Harvey Buchan, Luis Butters, Liam Cherry, Benjamin Dougal, Aidan Low, Ewan May and Blair Reekie took to the pool early on Saturday morning to show all their hard work in training was paying off.

The morning session went well with nearly all the swimmers getting new PB’s in all their events.

Christiana Dougal recorded the first PB of the morning taking a whopping 16 seconds off her 100m Front Crawl time.

Medal winners for the morning session were Blair Reekie (Bronze in 100m Breaststroke), Erin McNeil (Bronze in 100m Freestyle), Liam Cherry (Bronze 100m in Freestyle), Briony Rollo (Gold in 100m Freestyle) and Caitlin Davies (Bronze 200m Backstroke).

Members continued in the afternoon with more PB’s and Lauren Thomson excelled at her 100m Butterfly by taking 16 seconds off her best time and earning herself a ‘Speeding Ticket’ for her super swim.

Medal winners for afternoon session were Benjamin Dougal (Silver in 100m Butterfly), Erin McNeil (Bronze in 100m Backstroke) and Ewan May (Silver 100m in Backstroke).