Despite the freezing cold temperatures at Kirkcaldy Swimming Pool (due to boiler failure) Edinburgh Synchro gave a great performance.
The girls won gold in the team event and then they won the overall trophy, which was the Shell trophy, for the Skill/Rec 1&2 event. The girls who were in the team were Megan Wimberley, Eilidh Mackay, Ciara Gallacher, Jennifer Bannon, Jade Muirhead, Nicole Urquhart, Zoe Urquhart, Cameron Oliver and Katriona Tweedie.
A great turnout for today’s AGM of Edinburgh Synchro. Thanks to all the parents and volunteers who came along to support the club.
Cath Flemming is standing down as the clubs President to allow her to focus on her new role of President of East of Scotland Swimming Association. The Club’s Vice President Graham Turner has will be taking on the role of President for the next year. A big thank you to Cath from all the swimmers and parents for the work she has done as President. Cath will still be helping out in her duel role as synchro coach for Edinburgh Synchro.
Jennifer Bannon was recognised for her efforts at Edinburgh Synchro this year when she was awarded to Samantha Ritchie Trophy for the best overall improvement . Well done Jennifer.
After the AGM the swimmers gave the parents a short demo of their Synchro skills. Well done girls.
Sunday 9th December saw novice Synchro swimmers from the Edinburgh, Fife and Grangemouth Clubs competing against each other at the Royal Commonwealth Swimming Pool. Judging was done by the older Swimmers and a fun day was had by all.
ASA Age group Synchro Championships, Gloucester 1st and 2nd Dec 2012.
Huge Congratulations to Edie Turner, who, in her first year of being able to compete individually at these Championships in the figure section was placed 24th out of 61 swimmers. They select the first 12 soloists and she was the 13th soloist. She’s gutted at this, as she is a performer. Roll on 2013
Edinburgh Synchro is pleased to announce it will be having a weeks training camp at the world renowned Club La Santa in Lanzarote.
We have booked 12 places for a stay at the camp between Friday 11th to Friday 18th October 2013.
We plan to have 2 swimming sessions (1 at least a 2 hour slot), a cycle/ run daily along with pilates/ body pump/ circuit training classes daily. Swimmers are there to work and enjoy and be amongst other athletes
Margo and Cath are going/ one as Coach and one as Team manager.
Enjoy a 360 view of the various sections of this massive sports resort which includes an Olympic sized swimming pool.