200 Free Day 6 17/4/16

Duncan appeared for the final heat on the Sunday morning. He was racing in the lane next to world champion James Guy. Unintimidated by the champion he kept him in his sights and finished in top place having the pole position for the finals. Duncan’s win was a surprise for the spectators. His time was a PB and a new British age group record.

He returned for the final race of the completion with fellow scots from the Scottish 4 x 200 Commonwealth silver medal team, Milne, Renwick and Wallace. Stunning race with all to race for. The Rio team world be picked from this line up. Duncan finished 4th behind Guy. Milne and Renwick.


200 Free Heats video

200 Free Finals 

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200 IM Day 5 16/4/16

Duncan scraped into the 200IM final with 3 fellow scots. His time was not as fast as the Personal Best he set at the same pool a couple of weeks ago. Back to rest and head focused he swam a stormer and raced to the bronze slot in a new PB of 1.59.88

200IM Video 

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100 Free Day 3 14/4/16

In the final 100 free heat Duncan raced in the lane next to British Champion Ben Proud. The focus was on the English swimmer. So much so that the commentators forgot to announce that Duncan had broken the Scottish record. He rested and returned for finals, cool as a cucumber. Although in lane five the commentator focused on lane 3 and 4. Duncan swam a blinder breaking his Scottish record and becoming British Champion. He broke his British age group record too.

100 Free video 

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Post Race Interview

For the race and interview

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Recent Articles

Dec 2017

A busy month competitions in Edinburgh and Copenhagen. Duncan took the 200IM title. He rested from a variety of swims knowing he had the Europeans a few days later. When you aren’t 100%, you know it. Duncan joined the 9 swimmers of the British team in Copenhagen for his first International Short Course competition. Day 2 he swam in the 200 Free. Parents were flying to watch the rest of the competition so Euan text them the result – a marvellous bronze medal. His first open competition [...]

Nov 2017

Duncan is an ambassador for Scottish water and regularly appears at swimming pools to encourage children to swim. He appeared in the Scottish parliament to speak re the learn to swim programmes. We must not forget BUCs ( British Universities Short Course Competition) in Sheffield.

Oct 2017

Announcement by British Swimming of those athletes to gain lottery funding for 2017/18. Duncan has again been fortunate to secure lottery funding. Duncan spent some of October in Flagstaff before returning to the UK. Team GB for European Short Course announced.

Sep 2017

Award season The night of the 21/9/17 Duncan was through in Edinburgh to the EICC for the Team Scotland awards. We were delighted that sister Alexandria accompanied him.He was up against tough completion with Andy Murray, Calum Hawkins and Josh Taylor but the swimmer won the Male athlete of the year. What an accolade and to have the prize presented by Katherine Grainger.  In between the awards Stirling University celebrated its 50th Anniversary. The local MSP then mentioned Duncan in the [...]

Aug 2017

A couple of weeks rest before heading back to University of Stirling. The family managed one night away together.

Jul 2017

Worlds Budapest Duncan swam at the British Championships in Sheffield in April and secured a place in the British team by swimming a new British record in the 100 Freestyle. His time had him ranked fastest in the world in 2017. (47.90) Duncan had a busy week starting on Monday 24th with the 200 Freestyle heats and semis in the evening. His time in the semis had him ranked 1st for the final on the Tuesday with a PB of 1.45.16 25th was finals night. He swam a 1.45.27 and finished fourth in the [...]

Jun 2017

Scottish Student Sport Awards Another nomination another award, as Duncan was unable to attend his sister, Alexandria,  president of the University of Dundee Sports Union, picked up his award. Scottish Student Sport Article

Apr 2017

Duncan competed at the British Championships in Sheffield Whilst most swimmers were in the water, Duncan was signing autographs for swimming fans. The following day he started with 200 Fly – great PB and a bronze podium position 1.57.50 The following evening was the 100 freestyle, the event he was fifth in at the Rio Olympics. He swam his own race. Finished with his slot for the world championships as he made the selection time with 47.90. The first British swimmer under 48. His swim ranks [...]

Speedo Signs Duncan Scott

Speedo signs Duncan Scott who is delighted to have gained their support. Its early in the season and Duncan is lying 3rd in the world for the 200 Free and 6th in the world for the 100 Free, 7th in the 200IM.

Mar 2017

2017 Arena pro- swim series at Indianapolis 2 - 4th March Quick link for results  Edinburgh International 10 - 12th March Quick link live streaming


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