ASA BRITISH OPEN WATER CHAMPIONSHIPS
DCA Swimmers competed strongly at the ASA Event held in Sheffield
Jack 13th, Nicole 15th and Eric 17th in Britain
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Scott handing over the role of President to Jonathan Reid at the 2017 AGM.
From all club and committee members we would like to thank Scott for his commitment and all the hours of his time that he has willingly offered during the past 12 months. Also thanks to Lynne who stepped down as membership secretary today, passing over her knowledge to Louise. Thanks also go out to all committee members for their time and efforts to help the club throughout the year. Here's to another successful forthcoming year for the club.
DCA MASTERS IN INVERNESS
Our Masters not only had impressive outfits but they also came away with an impressive medal haul, loads or PBs, 1st in age group and a 1, 2 in the relay. A big well done!!
DCA MIDLANDS CHAMPIONS 2017 Team DCA have clinched the Midlands 2017 Championships A tough long course meet capped the Midlands meet with DCA achieving an impressive medal haul, individual trophies and loads of PBs
DCA DIVERS IN EDINBURGH
The Levels Competition was held in Edinburgh, competition was fierce
Our divers returned home with a good haul of medals
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BRITISH CAHMPIONSHIPS SHEFFIELD
Iona takes 200 Free gold and is Brittish Champion 13/14 age group
Scottish Age Grouop Record too
also went on to take 800 Free British Champion 13/14 age group
PARA CHAMPS MANCHESTER
Jack competed at the Para Champs in Manchester, taking a well desrved bronze in 50 free and a 4th in 100 free
Well Done Jack
NORTH DISTRICT OPEN WATER CHAMPIONSHIPS A group of our intrepid open water swimmers took part in the North District Champs
No sunshine but medals and trophies made up for it
EAST DISTRICT OPEN WATER CHAMPIONSHIPS
Team DCA travelled to Lochore Meadows in Fife for the East District Open Water Championships 2017
Well done to all our open water swimmers
Lucy, Travis, Gemma, Eric, Natalie, Nicole, Jack, Robert and Scott
Fantastic swimming and great team work
DCA REN 96 A small group of Development Squad swimmers competed at REN 96
A good days swimming and load of smiles still for day 2 pictured here
Team DCA performance at SNAGS was rewarded by a top ten finish
Moving up a number of places from last year a top 10 finish at 8. Impressive result doing battle with the large composite teams..GO DCA!!
DCA MASTERS SUCCESS AT BRITISH MASTERS AND AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS
Inverness June 2017 saw Stewart Maxwell win golds in the 200m butterfly and 50m breaststroke, setting new Scottish records for both. He also won silver in 100m breaststroke.
Claire Murray won silver in 1500m freestyle and bronze in 400 IM.
Lyndsey McNally won bronze in the 50m breaststroke.
DCA ACHIEVES SWIMMARK PLUS
This is the highest level of the Scottish Swimming club accreditation scheme.
It shows we have a commitment to developing our club, coaches, teachers, volunteers and swimmers in safe and effective environments whilst encouraging lifelong participation in swimming.
We are very proud of this achievement #developingchampionathletes
Midlands Nov 17
Christmassy club champs
Well.done to all the divers who took part in our very Christmassy club champs
Thanks to kay the elf who made the comp run so smoothly.
Santa’s Elves 2017🎅🏻
Warm up done, all ready to go!!! Santa’s Elves 2017🎅🏻
Quotes of the day
Morgan "There are fishes in the sea"
Maria "The pool is still uphill."
Jay "I'm looking forward to being a loonie."
07.00 and the first training session is underway.
North District Open
North District Open. 7.30 warm up. Yippee.
All swimmers here, uninjured, not I'll and well behaved. — at Aquadome Inverness.
Santa's Elves meet 2017
Lots of medals and lots of PBs at the Santa's Elves meet today with great swims from all the DCA swimmers.
This included fantastic swims from our relay team in the last swim of the day taking gold and Grace Prain getting Best Girl.
Great to see some of our Learn to Swim kids graduating through to competitions too - Eden, Reilly, Ruby, Phoebe, Abigail.
Huge night for DCA and for swimming at the Dundee Sports Awards.
Iona MacLeod awarded Leisure&Culture Dundee Young Sports Person of the Year Jack Milne awarded Jenny Wood Allen Award
Head Coach David began the awards for DCA being named Coach of the Year.
Iona and Jack had a fantastic year in 2017 and worked hard for their many well deserved achievements. Congratulations to David, his hard work in steering the club onwards and upwards over 2017.
well done DCA!
Stewart with his medal haul of 4 gold and 3 silver
Stewart with his medal haul of 4 gold and 3 silver, plus best in age from Silver City Blues meet.
10 medals from last weekends Scottish Schools Champs
Well done guys.
DCA and a German swim team
Erster Sodener Schwimm-Club 1927 e.V
Sunderland, meet 2018
Presentation night 2018