As there was a change in the synchro year we have had our second awards night of 2019. This was celebrating the synchro ‘year’ from January to September 2019. As usual there was a disco, a buffet, a raffle and almost everyone in the club came along. The raffle had some amazing prizes, kindly donated …
The club had another fantastic competition last weekend at the Scottish Club Championships in Inverness. Almost the whole club was there to compete and contributed to the points total to regain the Mary Black Rosebowl Synchronised Swimming Club Championship trophy.
Two teams had a great trip to London Aquatic Centre in the Olympic Park for the 2019 Combo Cup. With over 1,000 swimmers and 114 routines it was an amazing event to be part of.
Edinburgh had a great weekend at the Scottish National and Age Group Championships in Drumchapel on 15/16 June, and finished by winning the Top Scottish Club trophy.
Edinburgh sent a large team of 20 swimmers to the inaugural Synchro for All competition, held by the East District, in the Carnegie Leisure Centre in Dunfirmline. It had a novice section and a recreational combo section and was the first competition for many of our swimmers.
Our Beginner, Grade 0/1 and 12&under groups spent the weekend in Whithaugh Park working on their routines for the upcoming competitions. They also enjoyed kayaking, rock climbing and the low ropes course.
The swimmers, and parents, had a great session with Calumn Duthie on Sunday 12 May. He took all our swimmers through some band exercises that would help them build their strength for the pool. Thanks to Calumn for the session!
Edinburgh Synchro sent 11 swimmers to the figure grade assessment day. Congratuations to the seven swimmers who passed: Grade One – Gemma, Lisa and Niamh M Grade Three – Paula Grade Four – Elisa, Eliza and Ellie Thanks to all the judges, officials and club volunteers who gave up their time to put on the …
The club took 17 age group swimmers to the Scottish Figure Competition on Saturday in the RCP in Edinburgh. We entered technical routines for the first time in a long while, and there was a technical team section for the first time ever. The 12&unders, 13-15s and Juniors took part in individual figure / element …
We had another great Club Figure Competition, with almost all members of the club competing. We are also very grateful to all our volunteers from the club who took up roles as clerks, scorers and Team Managers, and to our guest judges, Irene and Linda, for helping ensure another successful event.