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COV winner: Gregor McMillan

An Aberdeen coach has been recognised for his stellar work in para swimming after he was named... of Aberdeen Performance Swimming squad and some of his brightest prospects have had seasons to remember as Toni Shaw won six medals (two gold, two silver and two bronze) at the IPC European Swimming... understanding of inclusion and para swimming and creating an equitable environment for swimmers... athlete and has linked with both Scottish Swimming and British Para-Swimming to further develop his

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Pooling together

Swimming is a life skill that everyone may need at some point in their lives, so it is vital... community in swimming. In partnership with The Welcoming, a charity that delivers educational and social... in swimming in a women-only environment within the area. Jonathan Wallace, former Royal High community... Following the success of a pilot delivered by Edinburgh Leisure, a block of closed swimming sessions... to club and EL swimming session. The initial sessions aimed to familiarise and develop the group's

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COV winner: Steven Tigg

of swimming coaches in Scotland, bringing fresh ideas and enthusiasm as he looks to help produce more medal..., Steven said: “I joined the local swimming club in Stirling about 26 years ago. When I gave up performance swimming, a local coach asked me if I would come and help out at his club and I began my coaching... University’s swimming programme, also helped Duncan win two silver medals at the 2016 Olympic Games... swimming in Scotland. His dedication, commitment and technical intelligence has led the University

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COV winner: Danielle Brayson

A coach who works tirelessly to develop the next generation of swimming talent has had her..., understanding, flexibility and discipline to motivate her swimmers and help them balance swimming... international debut at the World Para Swimming Championships in September. Danielle rapidly developed Louis’s swimming performance while compassionately supporting him through a period of significant... environment. Swimming is such a huge part of the young people’s lives, but it’s not the only part, so

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COV winner - Ann Dickson

A Perth swimming coach has had her years of dedication to sport recognised after winning sportscotland’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Coaching. Ann Dickson, the Head Swimming Coach at Perth City... being a competitive swimmer in her teens swimming was the sport she was most drawn to and her passion for it has shown no sign of wilting through the years, she coached swimming for a number of years... is 24 and is still swimming with me. To see him go on and win an Olympic medal was incredible. “Scott

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