Duncan flew out to Doha in mid-October to train at altitude with a variety of Stirling University teammates. They were joined by members of the British team including Jimmy Guy and Cameron Kurle.
|2-3rd November Doha|
|Day 1||100 Free||Heats 50.17||Finals 49.78 7th|
|400 Free||Heats 3.56.56|
|Day 2||100 Fly||Heats 54.93|
|200 IM||Heats 2.03.82||Finals 2.03.30 6th|
|6-7th November Dubai|
|Day 1||100 Free||Heats 50.22|
|200 Fly||Heats 2.07.79|
|Day 2||200 Free||Heats 1.49.96|
|200IM||Heats 2.04.96||Finals 2.02.81 5th|
Duncan had a great World Cup swimming at the top level and making finals. He was disappointed not to make the finals in Dubai of the 100 and 200 Free. On both occasions he finished 9th.
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