Swimming champs make a splash

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Youngsters of Kintyre Amateur Swimming Club made a splash at the club’s annual championships.

Swimmers competed in backstroke, breaststroke, front crawl, butterfly, freestyle and medley events at Aqulibrium last month.

After the points were totted up the 2018 club championship, trophies were awarded to the following swimmers: Girls- Eight and under: Grazia Graham. Nine to 10: Emma Millar. Eleven to 12: Iona Renton. Thirteen to 14: Logan Colville. Boys – Eight and under: Angus Woods. Nine to 10: Charlie Colville. Eleven to 12: William McLean. Thirteen to 14: Euan Charlwood. Fifteen and over: Josh Horan.

One of the backstroke events. 50_c47swimming01

Girls’ synchronized entry to the pool. 50_c47swimming02

Boys taking the plunge. 50_c47swimming03

Ryan McGeachy and Nathan Armstron compete in a butterfly race. 50_c47swimming04

Henny Jones makes a splash. 50_c47swimming05

A deep breath during a front crawl swim. 50_c47swimming06

A backstroke race. 50_c47swimming07

Girls release their arms as the klaxon sounds. 50_c47swimming08

Organisers with stopwatches look on as Logan Colville finishes a race. 50_c47swimming09

Senior boys make a splash. 50_c47swimming10

A swimmer’s face emerges from the water. 50_c47swimming11