British Swimming

Loughborough Squad Having Fun Training in the Florida Sun

The elite Loughborough squad appears to be enjoying their training camp in the Florida sun…

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Ruby vs. Preconceptions: This Girl Can

“This Girl Can is here to inspire women to wiggle, jiggle, move and prove that judgement is a barrier that…

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British Olympian Hannah Miley: “400 IM Isn’t a Young Woman’s Race Anymore”

Scottish swimmer Hannah Miley is on-point early in her season, having already won two races on the first day of the 2014 Arena Pro Swim Series meet in Orlando.

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British Olympian Sophie Allen Announces Retirement at Just 22 Following Second Hip Surgery

2012 Olympic Finalist and British National Record holder Sophie Allen has announced her retirement from competitive swimming.

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British Swimming Receives Continued Funding

Swimming, para-swimming and diving all exceeded their 2014 targets and will continue to receive the same level of funding…

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Furniss Receives Special Achievement Award

Bill Furniss was recognized with a special achievement award at the Nottinghamshire Sports Awards…

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Edinburgh International Swim Meet Gets Another Boost With Confirmation of American, Italian, French Stars

Natalie Coughlin had great success on her last European trip to the Bolzano meet in Italy. She’ll hope to do it again in March.

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Britain Sending 43 Elites to Flanders Cup This Weekend

World Record holder Adam Peaty will lead a team of 43 Brits to the Flanders Cup this weekend.

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The Battle of Sink vs. Swim: More Children Can Open a Web Browser Than Swim

The statistics are horrifying – and in the UK, they’re getting worse.

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Tom Chambers Named CEO of 2016 European Aquatics Championships

Tom Chambers has been appointed Chief Executive of the 33rd LEN European Swimming Championships and the LEN European Masters Championships…

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Entries Open, Time Standards Released for 2015 British Swimming Championships

British Swimming finished the 2014 long course season with the fastest male breaststroke in each of the three distances, including Ross Murdoch in the 200 (above).

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2014 Swammy Awards: Para-Swimming Female Athlete of the Year Jessica Long

To see all of the 2014 Swammy Award winners, presented by TYR, click here. 2014 Honoree: Jessica Long, USA After a…

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Jazz Carlin Runs Away With British Swimming Athlete of the Year Award Voting

In a banner year for British Swimming, Jazz Carlin stood out even among a very tall crowd, as she received 78%…


2014 Swammy Awards: Male Breakout Swimmer of the Year Adam Peaty

The 19-year-old Peaty emerged from relative obscurity this year to become one of the fastest breaststrokers in world history.


British Sports Journalists Association Give Peaty “Performance of the Year” Award

Adam Peaty won the prestigious SJA Award after a successful season that included four European Championships and a new World Record.

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