Midlothian swimmers qualify for British contest

Midlothian Swimming Club swimmers  Eilidh Redpath and Fraser Wilson
Midlothian Swimming Club swimmers Eilidh Redpath and Fraser Wilson

Midlothian swimming club youngsters, Eilidh Redpath and Fraser Wilson, have qualified for the British Summer Championships, at Ponds Forge in Sheffield from 26–31 July.

The Championships form part of Performance Pathway Strategy aimed at increasing and supporting junior talent on the journey towards elite medal-winning performance, as well as offering more athletes across the home nations an opportunity to compete at one of the end of season events.

Fraser Wilson has qualified for six swims, 50 metre free, 50 and 100 metre backstroke events and also the 50, 100 and 200 metre butterfly events.

While Eilidh Redpath has qualified for two swims, the 100 metre breaststroke and 50 metre butterfly events.