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Black Swimming Association Partners with Sport Wales

Seren Jones (left), co-founder of the BSA, helps to deliver a swimming lesson as part of a pilot scheme.

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Peaty, Dean & Renshaw Head Up England’s Initial 10-Strong Commonwealth Roster

Adam Peaty will be leading the English squad at this year’s Commonwealth Games, with additional roster members yet to be announced.

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Paralympian Alice Tai Has Right Leg Amputated Below Knee

With her right leg now amputated below the knee, the 2016 Paralympic gold medalist will likely remain in the same disability classification.

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UK Sport’s Female Coaching Leadership Program Returns For Second Year

Swim coach Mel Marshall helped spearhead the program’s inception and will act as an inspirational figure for the 2022 cohort.

Olympic News Roundup: Countries Discourage Athletes from Personal Phone Use

Catch up on the biggest Olympic and Paralympic storylines outside of the swimming world. Countries are warning their athletes against phone use in Beijing

British Moves: Stephens To Loughborough, Clark Back To Derventio Excel

Two notable swimmers from Great Britain have recently changed up their training bases as they embark on the two-plus-year journey to Paris 2024.

Paralympic Swimmer Will Perry Speaks Out After Post About Abuse Goes Viral

British Paralympic swimmer Will Perry has gained attention after posting on Instagram last week about an interaction that for him is all too common

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British Breaststroking Legend Adam Peaty Heads To Florida For Training Camp

British Olympic champion and World Record holder Adam Peaty is on the move, currently making his way to Florida to take on an intense block of training.

Former British National Diving Coach, Chen Wen, Dies Aged 80

The former National Coach for British Diving, Chen helped pioneer new methods and mentored diving coaches across the country.

20 Swimming & Diving People Given Order of British Empire Honors to End 2021

January 1 saw 20 people connected to swimming & diving in the UK receive orders of chivalry as Members or Officers of the Order of the British Empire.

Plymouth Leander’s Reece Dunn Humbled By MBE Honor

Plymouth Leander swimmer Reece Dunn capped off his tumultuous year by being awarded Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) on New Year’s. 

High-Level International Meets For January 2022

Olympic silver medalist Tomoru Honda may be kicking off his new year with the Kosuke Kitajima Cup, one of several elite competitions on the January agenda.

Olympic Champion Adam Peaty Now Pursuing ‘Project Immortal’

With another Olympic gold under his belt from Tokyo, 27-year-old Adam Peaty is now looking ahead to what they term ‘Project Immortal.’

Olympian Hannah Miley Wins Scotland’s Best Dog with Cocker Spaniel

Miley and Poppy won Scotland’s Best Dog on the popular BBC Scotland show. Miley finished fourth in the 400 IM at the 2016 Olympics.

2021 Swammy Awards: British Coach of the Year, Dave McNulty

Dave McNulty coached 5 swimmers from Team Great Britain to Olympic medals, including Tom Dean’s win in the 200m freestyle.