Duns swimming duo win eight medals

A WINNING pair of young swimmers from Duns made a splash at the Iain Macfadyen Memorial Gala at Prestonpans, bringing home an impressive haul of eight medals between them.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 29th September 2010, 2:40 pm
Updated Wednesday, 29th September 2010, 2:41 pm

Junior Duns Swimming Club members Jane Hardie, 10, and 12-year-old Charlie Lockhead, certainly made up in medals what they lacked in numbers.

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Jane won gold in the 25 metre fly, silver in the 50 back with a PB, bronze in the 50 free, and was fifth in the 50 breast with another PB.

Charlie won gold in the 50 fly, gold in the 100 back, gold in the 100 free, gold in the 100 IM and silver in the 100 breast, all with personal best times. The pair would like to thank coach Joyce Waddell for all her continuous help and encouragement.