Loanhead’s mighty Quin so close to gold

Loanhead swimmer Scott Quin
Loanhead swimmer Scott Quin

Scott Quin from Loanhead won a European Championships silver medal yesterday in the men’s 100m breaststroke SB14 final.

The 23-year-old Midlothian swimmer finished in a time of 1:07.95, within a second of winner - Dutchman Marc Evers - whose win thrilled the Eindhoven crowd.

Read more in next week’s Advertiser, out Wednesday.