The Primary Girls team from Wellington won the 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay in the Primary Gala at the Citadel on Saturday 18th November. The team of Charlotte, Rowan, Evie and Emily won gold medals and qualified to swim in the Scottish Schools Gala next year. Evie also won a bronze medal in the 50m Freestyle event.

A week later Amy Grassom was very successful in the Secondary Schools Gala winning a gold medal and two silver medals. Amy joined the Primary Girls Relay team in qualifying for the Scottish Schools in 2018. Amy was swimming in the 13-14 age group. She won the 100m Butterfly event and was second in both the 200m Freestyle and the 100m backstroke events.

Twelve other Wellington pupils participated in the galas and in many events they achieved personal best times.