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Successful winners with the Northlink Cup 2019

We were delighted to make the journey to Stromess on 7 September for the second leg of the Northlink Cup.  Whilst commanding a favourable lead from the first leg in Thurso back in May, Orkney put up a tremendous fight and whilst they succeeded in claiming the Westmainland Trophy, they were defeated by a mere two points to allow Thurso to bring the Northl... More

Scottish Summer Meet, Aberdeen 2016

Four of our A squad swimmers. Katie Mackay, Erin McDonald, Alex Mackay and Euan Macdonald, headed to Aberdeen to compete in the Scottish Summer Meet held in July 2016.  Undoubtedly the highlight of this trip was Katie Mackay breaking the 30 second barrier for her 50 Fly (29.71) and earning her a well deserved Silver Medal.  This was an exceptiona... More

Scottish Open July 2016

Katie Mackay and Erin McDonald competed in the Scottish National Open Swimming Championships at Tollcross Glasgow in July 2016.  Not only did they gain valuable experience at this grade of meet, but they were also given the opportunity to watch some of Scotland's best swimmers compete including Hannah Miley and Ross Murdoch. More

New Website Launched

The much awaited new TASC website has been launched and we hope it proves useful to members. The website forms part of our new communications strategy which focuses on the website as a central resource of information. All other social platform posts will be pointed to the content on the website or use the images from the website, ensuring central management ... More

Pentland Trophy Results

Recent photos from Pentland Trophy a head to head competition between Thurso ASC and Orkney ASC  - this year the trophy was closely contested with Thurso finishing victorious. Final scores Orkney  123 points Thurso  135  points More

Gala Presentation for 2015

THURSO AMATEUR SWIMMING CLUB GALA PRESENTATION FOR 2015 JANUARY 2016 Beginners Breadth GIRLS - Shannon May; Kirsty May; Kirsten Coghill. BOYS – Alex Noble, Toby Sutherland, Jordan Innes, Matthew Cook, Max Armitage, Logan Mill, James Boyd Beginners Length GIRLS – Leoni Kennedy; Daisy Hunt; Cerys Norburn; Chloe Craigie; Rebecca Pickeri... More

Gala Presentation 2015 – Special Anniversary

Thurso Amateur Swimming Club gala presentation 2015 – held in January 2016. This year’s gala presentation was made more special as it also celebrated a special anniversary for the club. Mr Ed Adam OBE, honorary president of TASC who presented the medals and trophies, is now in his 40th year as a referee for TASC and we wanted to make sure he knew ... More

Would you like to be a Reporter?

We are looking for someone who would be willing to take over the producing of the reports that go into our local paper for the swim meets that TASC attend. At present Shirley Bain and David Spencer carry out this task and they are happy to have a chat to anyone who would like to take this over. Ideally it should be someone who attends the swim meet who can ... More

An Athlete

“So many people along the way, whatever it is you aspire to do, will tell you it can’t be done. But all it takes is imagination. You dream. You plan. You reach.” More