The club has a thriving and successful Masters team. Swimmers are encouraged to progress to the Masters section. Prospective new members should initially contact Jim Bromham regarding criteria for joining the Masters, who meet for training on a Tuesday night.
Kirsten did several PB's to go well up in the rankings and got 4th in a couple of races.
Jim won Bronze in the 200 Free & also achieved PB's & a couple of 4th places.
Sandra took gold in 5 events. The 50 Free, Back & Fly, 100 Fly & 400 IM. Silver in 100 & 200 Back & Bronze in 100 Free. Also broke 2 Scottish records in 50 Free & 400 IM.
Nancy took Gold in 100 & 200 Free as well as Silver in 50, 100 & 200 Back.
Bill took Gold in 3 events 50, 100 & 200 Free as well as silver in the 50 Fly.
Nancy 2 Titles, Bill 3 & Sandra 5.
Greenock 10/11th Sept.2010
Five Inverness master swimmers took part with excellent results, bringing home 22 Gold 6 Silver and 3 Bronze medals.
Nancy Scott (75-79 age) 9 Gold
Sandra Lea (70-74) 9 Gold
Bobby McDonald (55-59) 2 Silver & 1 Bronze
Helen Beveridge (40-44) 1 Gold 1 Silver & 1 Bronze
Jim Bromham (35-39) 3 Gold 3 Silver & 1 Bronze
Photo outside pool - Front 2 - Bobby & Helen, 3 at Back Sandra, Jim & Nancy
Sandra Lea, Frances Cassidy, Bobby McDonald, Barry Homer, Stephen Meeks, Helen Beveridge, Jim Bromham, Jennifer Macdougall, Kirsten Gray & Michelle Dryburgh.
We won 22 Gold, 20 Silver, 6 Bronze.
Also 1 Gold & 2 Bronze in the relays along with 2 "Best in Age Group" trophies and a silver plate for 3rd place in the team competition out of 22 clubs.
We were also 3rd overall in the club points table ahead of some very large clubs from Edinburgh, Glasgow & East Lothian.
All 13 members contrituted to the points table & all achieved individual medals.
Swimming in her new age group of 80-84 Nancy Scott broke 9 Scottish records.
Scottish Masters Championships
Twelve masters swimmers from the club competed in the above competition in April 2012.
There were 42 clubs competing and the Inverness team came 4th overall - extremely good when you consider they were swimming against much larger clubs from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen among others.
A total of 44 individual and 4 relay medals were brought home. The following swimmers all won medals in their age group.
Nancy Scott deserves a special mention and congratulations for breaking 5 Scottish records in her age group. Barry Homer also performed very well by winning all of the butterfly events in his age group.
Trev Johnson and Liezel Boshoff were competing in a Masters event for the first time - well done to them both.
Below; Barry Homer swimming fly.