April 18th and 19th saw Garioch ASC's David Smith taking part in the Scottish Gas Scottish National Masters SC 2014 Championships. This national event involving swimmers from 18 to 85 years was held in the new Aquatics Centre in Aberdeen. A busy, 2 days of swimming lay ahead of David swimming in the 18-24 age group, with him having 13 swims over the 4 sessions.
Four Garioch swimmers were represented in the 2014 British Championships at Tollcross. Orla Adams swam well in the 400IM, with Alastair Miley performing strongly in the 200 fly and 400IM. Hannah Miley achieved a further Commonwealth Games nomination time.
Garioch ASC punched above its weight yet again, taking a top ten finish in the Scottish National Open at Tollcross on 3-6 April. Commonwealth Games places were up for grabs, with nomination times achieved by Hannah Miley in the 200IM, 400IM and 800 free.