Midlothian Swimming Club

SASA East District Age Group Championships – 31st October 2015

Ten Midlothian swimmers were in action on 31st October 2015 at the Michael Woods Centre in Glenrothes for the first round of the SASA east district Age Group Championships swim meet.

Katie Golder came in third place for her 400 metre individual medley swim in the 15 year girls category in 5:11.25 with Beth McFarlane gaining a ninth place in the girls 16 years and over event in 5:24.42. Katie Golder achieved a fourth place for her 400 metre freestyle swim in 4:43.39 with a fifteenth place finish for Beth McFarlane in her age category with a time of 4:50.52.

In the girls,13 year old 800 meter freestyle event, Eilidh Redpath won in a time of 9:32.23 with Jodie Finlay finishing in fifth place with a time 10:00.70 whilst Ria Colbridge finished in tenth place with her 800 meter swim in the girls 11-12 year old event, with a fast time of 10:46.28.

The 1500 metre freestyle event for 15 year old boys, saw an impressive fourth place for Matthias Rietvelt in 17:37.64.

In the Boys 13 year old 400 metre individual medley event, Fraser Wilson won with a time of 5:03.58 with a seventeenth place for Euan Edmiston in 5:43.40. Whilst in the 400 metre freestyle event, Fraser Wilson won gold with a time of 4:28.31 while Euan Edmiston finished in fourteenth place with a time of 4:55.72.

Lewis Thomson achieved a tenth place finish in the Boys 11-12 400 metre freestyle event with a time of 5:02.46. While Jamie Ferguson finished in a time 5:09.46 with his 12th place swim and he also gained an 11th place in the Boys 11-12 400 Metre Individual Medley event with a 5:48.87 time.