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Scott Quin

Welcome to Scott Quin’s profile page.

Personal Data

Date Of Birth: 1st July 1990

Born: Edinburgh

Team/Club: Warrender Baths Club

Coach: Laurel Bailey / Kris Gilchrist

Personal Best

Event Time Year Record
Long Course S14 100m Freestyle 1:00.08 2012  
Long Course S14 200m Freestyle 2:12.88 2013  
Long Course S14 50m Breaststroke 32.77 2012  
Long Course S14 100m Breaststroke 1:08.81 2013 BR
Long Course S14 200m Breaststroke 2:35.57 2013 BR
Short Course S14 100m Freestyle 59.97 2011  
Short Course S14 200m Freestyle 2:13.02 2012  
Short Course S14 50m Breaststroke 33.91 2010  
Short Course S14 100m Breaststroke 1:09.17 2012  

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
World Championships 100m Breaststroke (SB14) 2013 1:08.81 5th
European Championships 100m Backstroke (S14) 2011 1:20.05 15th
  100m Breaststroke (SB14)   1:13.98 5th

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
British Championships MC 200m Freestyle 2013 2:12.88 7th
  MC 100m Breaststroke   1:10.20 GOLD
  MC 200m Freestyle 2012 2:15.33 9th
  MC 100m Backstroke   1:15.84 22nd
  MC 100m Breaststroke   1:11.82 BRONZE
  MC 200m Freestyle 2011 2:24.76 11th
  MC 100m Backstroke   1:23.59 22nd
  MC 100m Breaststroke   1:15.36 4th
  MC 200m Freestyle 2010 2:27.04 5th
  MC 100m Backstroke   1:23.59 14th
  MC 100m Breaststroke   1:21.25 11th
British Para-Swimming International Meet MC 100m Breaststroke 2014 1:09.50 5th

In the Pool

Favourite event: 100 Breast

Finest ever performance: ASA Youth Championships winning the MC 100 breast overall and breaking two British records in that event.

Role models: Jim 'the swim' Anderson 

My aspirations are:  To try make major champs like the Worlds, Commonwealth Games 2014, Europeans and Rio 2016

Out of the Pool

If I wasn’t a swimmer I would be: Lawn Bowler

Tip for the top: Work hard, speak the truth and remember where you stated from and enjoy it

Life after swimming: Don’t look that far ahead just take each day as it comes

Would most like to meet: Don’t know because as I think everyone would love to meet me as I am an easy going fun person.

Most prized possession: Phone and laptop

Biggest influence on career: Friends/family and previous coaches from disability club who had and still have a lot of faith in me knowing I would go somewhere.


Sports: Football/lawn bowls, basketball

Band/music: Any music as long it is good                                                                                  

Food: Indians/ Italian/ Chinese                                                 

Hobbies: Playing lawn bowls/ and going to watch games of football in Scottish premier league  support Hibernian FC


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