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Brae pool closure extended

Brae pool closure extended

0 comments, 13/07/2018, by in News

The closure of the Brae swimming pool is to continue until the end of September.Originally, the North Mainland Leisure Centre had been due to re-open this month once repairs were completed to the roof.But due to a delay in the procurement process work is only set to begin next week, with lat... Read more...

Three more medals for Shetland

Three more medals for Shetland

1 comment, 29/06/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

Day two and another three medals for Shetland - with two golds and a bronze.Swimmer Felix Gifford was the first Shetland athlete to win gold for the squad, finishing in pole position in the 200 metres butterfly and grabbing a personal best with 2.02.07.Meanwhile golden girl Andrea Strachan r... Read more...

Swimmers win medals

Swimmers win medals

Delting Dolphins swimmer Erraid Davies won two gold medals at the DSE National Junior and Youth Swimming Championships at the weekend in Sheffield as a member of the Scottish Para Swimming Squad. She dominated the 10-13 age group for the 50m breaststroke, coming in four seconds ahead of the secon... Read more...

Andrea’s hat trick of medals

Andrea’s hat trick of medals

Lerwick swimmer Andrea Strachan won three medals at the British University Championships (BUCs) in Sheffield at the weekend. She took part in four events – the 50m and 100m breaststroke, the 50m freestyle and the 400m medley relay. On Saturday morning Strachan qualified for the finals of the 50m... Read more...

Strachan wins two Scots medals

Strachan wins two Scots medals

Lerwick swimmer Andrea Strachan claimed the silver medal in the final of the 50 metres breaststroke at the Scottish National Short Course Championships last Saturday, having just missed a podium place in the 100m in the previous evening. She also won a bronze in the 4x100m freestyle relay, represen... Read more...