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Changes to training are detailed in the document linked below

Parents/swimmers will not be able to access our club office in the Altyre Suite at Tollcross from 13-28 April due to the closure for the British Championships and British Para Championships.

Cathie can still be contacted by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone 0141 287 5447.

Marjorie Phillips

Hi all mini league swimmers due to the pool at the next round only having 5 lanes I am unable to take the whole team so here are the swimmers who have been selected.

Girls

8 & under
Ekavira Singh
Rose Gourlay

9 years
Joy McDonald
Gina Ren
Ella Cunningham

10 years
Coco Croxford
Madeline Patterson
Sky Buchanan
Myren MacPhee

11years
Rosie Liston
Nicola Dry
Heidi Ren
Carys Mooney
Daisy Blair
Hetty McLeod

Boys

8&under
Freddie Blair

9 years
Jack Robinson
Angus Mcindoe
Mikhail Vinogradov

10 years
Adam longman
Joe Carty
Daniel Hendry
Cole Murphy

11 years
Ryley O'shea
Marcus Blake
Tristan Robin
Eklavya Singh

This round will take place at Vale of Leven pool 1pm warm up on Sunday the 14th April the team bus will be leaving Tollcross at 12pm could I ask that you arrive at tollcross for 11.40am please.

If you can not make it could you please let me know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Session 1 – Warm-up 9:00am; Start 10:00am
Event 1 Heats Girls 200m I.M.
Event 2 Heats Boys 50m Freestyle
Event 3 Heats Girls 50m Freestyle
Event 4 Heats Boys 100m Backstroke
Event 5 Heats Girls 100m Backstroke
Event 6 Heats Boys 4x50m Medley Relay
Event 7 Heats Girls 4x50m Freestyle Relay

Session 2 – Warm-up 1:30pm; Start 2:30pm
Event 8 Heats Boys 200m Freestyle
Event 9 Heats Girls 50m Breaststroke
Event 10 Heats Boys 50m Breaststroke
Event 11 Heats Girls 100m Butterfly
Event 12 Heats Boys 100m Butterfly
Event 13 Heats Mixed 4x50m Medley Relay

Session 3 – Warm-up 9:00am; Start 10:00am
Event 14 Heats Boys 200m I.M.
Event 15 Heats Girls 50m Backstroke
Event 16 Heats Boys 50m Backstroke
Event 17 Heats Girls 100m Freestyle
Event 18 Heats Boys 100m Freestyle
Event 19 Heats Girls 4x50m Medley Relay
Event 20 Heats Boys 4x50m Freestyle Relay

Session 4 – Warm-up 1:30pm; Start 2:30pm
Event 21 Heats Girls 200m Freestyle
Event 22 Heats Boys 50m Butterfly
Event 23 Heats Girls 50m Butterfly
Event 24 Heats Boys 100m Breaststroke
Event 25 Heats Girls 100m Breaststroke
Event 26 Heats Mixed 4x50m Freestyle Relay

Please note that our club administrator, Cathie Robertson, will be on annual leave from 1st - 5th April inclusive. She wil be back in the office on 8th April

For any urgent enquiries please contact the committee via the club website.

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Victoria Milburn

Thanks to all of the Swimmers, coaches and volunteers who came along to Time Trials!

We had 97 swimmers, 270 swims, 72 first time swims and a magnificent 124 PB's !!!

Well done to all of those who helped and took part.

In particular the volunteers who did a great job of timekeeping and marshalling:

Andrew Whymark
Frances Blair
Janet Ferrie
Russell Weinberg
Ann Robin
Lilian McIntyre
Philip Murrison
Lee Ann Scotland

Full results are available here

As all times are recorded manually, there may be some errors - please let us know if you spot any mistakes and we will try to correct them.

Times have been updated in the swimmers times database

You may have received an email through the Team Unify system about billing.

Please ignore this and any other emails which you may receive over the next few days as we are testing the system.

We will arrange a meeting to let you know when the system will be going live.

COGST Committee

Hi all mini league swimmers hope everyone is looking forward to round 1 on the 9th of March!

The whole squad will be swimming there will also be a team bus leaving from tollcross to the portal at 12.30pm and leaving the portal to tollcross at 4.30pm.

If you can't attend or wish to make your own way to the portal could you please communicate this to your squad coach.

Thanks

Jamie McKinley

Please note that our club administrator, Cathie Robertson, will be on annual leave from Tuesday 12th – Monday 18th February inclusive.

For any urgent enquiries please contact the committee via the club website.

davehillIt is with great sadness that we have learned today of the passing of Dave Hill, one of our former Senior Coaches.

Dave had been a coach at COGST for many years before retiring thru ill-health.

Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time. 

Update: Just to let you all know that Dave's funeral will be held on Thursday 14th February 2019 at Woodside Crematorium, Paisley at 2pm.

It is with great sadness that we have learned today of the passing of Dave Hill, one of our former Senior Coaches.

Dave had been a coach at COGST for many years before retiring thru ill-health.

Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time. 

We will advise of funeral arrangements when these become available.

Thanks to all of the Swimmers, coaches and volunteers who came along to Time Trials!

We had 83 swimmers, 251 swims, 49 first time swims and a magnificent 99 PB's !!!

Well done to all of those who helped and took part.

In particular the volunteers who did a great job of timekeeping and marshalling:

Andrew Whymark
Arif Hanif
Emma Purcell
Patrick Von Mueller
Victor Chong
Frances Blair
Angela Taylor

Full results are available here

As all times are recorded manually, there may be some errors - please let us know if you spot any mistakes and we will try to correct them.

Times have been updated in the swimmers times database

TIME TRIALS

Scotstoun Leisure Centre

Warm up 7am, start 7.15am, finish 8.45am (approx).

The club will be running Time Trials from 7am until 8.45am at Scotstoun Leisure Centre.

This will provide a competitive opportunity for swimmers to get timed for the first time or to improve their times in order to gain entry to more competitions.

Due to limitations on lane space it is open to all swimmers in Junior Foundation, Junior Development 1 & 2 and Club Squads only, unless otherwise advised by your coach.

Swimmers in these squads from all COGST pools i.e. Scotstoun, Maryhill, Drumchapel, Springburn, Gorbals, Tollcross may come along.

We will be running a variety of events.

Your Coach will tell you which events you should swim, but to get the most benefit from Time Trials, please swim events which you do not have a current up to date time for. You can swim three events.

We will be running more Time Trials throughout the season when we will cover other strokes and distances.

All swimmers should bring a spare towel and T shirt to dry off and keep warm between swims.

To ensure all swimmers are able to be timed we will need some parents to help on poolside as timekeepers. You don’t need any experience so if you are able to help please send your details to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or just come forward on the day.

TIME TRIALS

Scotstoun Leisure Centre

Warm up 7am, start 7.15am, finish 8.45am (approx).

The club will be running Time Trials from 7am until 8.45am at Scotstoun Leisure Centre.

This will provide a competitive opportunity for swimmers to get timed for the first time or to improve their times in order to gain entry to more competitions.

Due to limitations on lane space it is open to all swimmers in Junior Foundation, Junior Development 1 & 2 and Club Squads only, unless otherwise advised by your coach.

Swimmers in these squads from all COGST pools i.e. Scotstoun, Maryhill, Drumchapel, Springburn, Gorbals, Tollcross may come along.

We will be running a variety of events.

Your Coach will tell you which events you should swim, but to get the most benefit from Time Trials, please swim events which you do not have a current up to date time for. You can swim three events.

We will be running more Time Trials throughout the season when we will cover other strokes and distances.

All swimmers should bring a spare towel and T shirt to dry off and keep warm between swims.

To ensure all swimmers are able to be timed we will need some parents to help on poolside as timekeepers. You don’t need any experience so if you are able to help please send your details to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or just come forward on the day.

TIME TRIALS

Scotstoun Leisure Centre

Warm up 7am, start 7.15am, finish 8.45am (approx).

The club will be running Time Trials from 7am until 8.45am at Scotstoun Leisure Centre.

This will provide a competitive opportunity for swimmers to get timed for the first time or to improve their times in order to gain entry to more competitions.

Due to limitations on lane space it is open to all swimmers in Junior Foundation, Junior Development 1 & 2 and Club Squads only, unless otherwise advised by your coach.

Swimmers in these squads from all COGST pools i.e. Scotstoun, Maryhill, Drumchapel, Springburn, Gorbals, Tollcross may come along.

We will be running a variety of events.

Your Coach will tell you which events you should swim, but to get the most benefit from Time Trials, please swim events which you do not have a current up to date time for. You can swim three events.

We will be running more Time Trials throughout the season when we will cover other strokes and distances.

All swimmers should bring a spare towel and T shirt to dry off and keep warm between swims.

To ensure all swimmers are able to be timed we will need some parents to help on poolside as timekeepers. You don’t need any experience so if you are able to help please send your details to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or just come forward on the day.

TIME TRIALS

Scotstoun Leisure Centre

Warm up 7am, start 7.15am, finish 8.45am (approx).

The club will be running Time Trials from 7am until 8.45am at Scotstoun Leisure Centre.

This will provide a competitive opportunity for swimmers to get timed for the first time or to improve their times in order to gain entry to more competitions.

Due to limitations on lane space it is open to all swimmers in Junior Foundation, Junior Development 1 & 2 and Club Squads only, unless otherwise advised by your coach.

Swimmers in these squads from all COGST pools i.e. Scotstoun, Maryhill, Drumchapel, Springburn, Gorbals, Tollcross may come along.

We will be running a variety of events.

Your Coach will tell you which events you should swim, but to get the most benefit from Time Trials, please swim events which you do not have a current up to date time for. You can swim three events.

We will be running more Time Trials throughout the season when we will cover other strokes and distances.

All swimmers should bring a spare towel and T shirt to dry off and keep warm between swims.

To ensure all swimmers are able to be timed we will need some parents to help on poolside as timekeepers. You don’t need any experience so if you are able to help please send your details to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or just come forward on the day.

It was an excellent day of racing for City of Glasgow members taking part in the Brodies Scottish Schools Championships at Tollcross on Saturday. Representing their individual schools, including the prestigious Glasgow School of Sport, the group returned 6 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze medals, as well as a host of other excellent performances. Katie Shanahan and Mark Ford were both double gold medal winners as well as overall champions in the 15/16 years age group. Ford also set impressive meet records in both his swims while Shanahan did likewise in the 200 IM. Promising age grouper Ellyn MacPhee was also in great form in the 12/under section, capturing the 50 Breaststroke title in a new meet record and winning the overall top girl award for that category. Saskia Wade won the remaining gold medal by capturing the 13/14 years 100 Freestyle title, narrowly missing out on the meet record. A summary of the key results follows:

GOLD  
Katie Shanahan Girl's Open 400 IM and Girl's 15/16 years 200 IM  
Mark Ford Boy's 15/16 years 100 Backstroke and 200 Butterfly  
Ellyn MacPhee Girl's 12/under 50 Breaststroke  
Saskia Wade Girl's 13/14 years 100 Freestyle  
     
SILVER    
Ryan Robertson Girl's Open 400 IM and Girl's 15/16 years 200 IM  
Elise McQueenie Girl's 15/16 years 200 Backstroke  
Angus Nicol Boy's 17/19 years 100 Freestyle  
Heidi Ren Girl's 12/under 50 Backstroke  
     
BRONZE    
Elise McQueenie Girl's 15/16 years 100 Backstroke  
Serena Iheagwaram Girl's 17/19 years 200 Butterfly  
Robert Stewart Boy's 13/14 years 100 Breaststroke  
     
MEET RECORDS    
Ellyn MacPhee Girl's 12/under 50 Breaststroke 00:36.6
Katie Shanahan Girl's 15/16 years 200 IM 02:18.4
Mark Ford Boy's 15/16 years 100 Backstroke 00:58.7
Mark Ford Boy's 15/16 years 200 Butterfly 02:08.0
     
AWARDS    
Ellyn MacPhee Top Overall 12 year old Girl  
Katie Shanahan Top Overall 15/16 years Girl  
Mark Ford Top Overall 15/16 years Boy  

 

Ian Wright

Please note that our club administrator, Cathie Robertson, will be on leave on Friday 25th January.

For any urgent enquiries please contact the committee via the club website.

 

Please note that our club administrator, Cathie Robertson, will be on leave on Friday 25th January.

For any urgent enquiries please contact the committee via the club website.