Britain

Swim England Releases Best Practice Guidelines for At Home Dryland Training

The guidelines are official policy for Swim England clubs, but also serve as best practice guidelines for programs around the world using remote dryland training.

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All 2020 British Championships & Home Nation Meets Now Cancelled

The British Summer Championships is among a host of meets cancelled by British Swimming today, due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Video: Adam Peaty Shares Thought on Olympic Postponement, Staying Indoors

World record holder Adam Peaty shares his thoughts on the Olympics being postponed, staying indoors, and where his focus will be during the break in training.

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British Swimming Fully Supports Decision To Postpone Olympics To 2021

British Swimming says it ‘welcomes the decision of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee to postpone the Olympic and Paralympic Games.’

Swim England Explains Why They Are Only ‘Advising’ Event Cancellations

CEO of Swim England, Jane Nickerson, has revealed why they have only ‘advised’ clubs to cease activities rather than imposing rules that they do

British Swimming Reveals Two-Part Revised Olympic Selection Policy

British Swimming just published the major key points expected to be included in its revised Olympic Games selection Policy.

Swim England Advise All Clubs To Cancel/Postpone Upcoming Events

Swim England have advised that all club activities be suspended in order to comply with government measures to tackle to COVID19 outbreak

More Britain

UK Anti-Doping Announces Reduction In Testing

UK Anti-Doping revealed some changes to its testing protocol as a result of sporting events being cancelled domestically and abroad.

Qualifying Window For 2020 British Summer C’ships Peeled Back To July 2019

Today British Swimming has revealed revisions pertaining to the qualification windows for its elite summer meets, including the British Summer Championships.

British Swimming Championships (Olympic Trials) Officially Cancelled

British Swimming has announced the cancellation of several key meets, including the 2020 British Swimming Championships (Olympic Trials).

James Guy Continues Swift In-Season Swimming With 1:56 200 Fly

After hitting an in-season best in the men’s 200m free for silver last night, James Guy did more damage in the 200m fly to claim gold in Edinburgh.

Versatile Duncan Scott Nails Lifetime Best, Scottish Record In 50 Free

Olympian Duncan Scott got it done in the men’s 50 free in Edinburgh, breaking the Scottish Record en route to topping the podium.

Peaty Powers Way To 58.13 Edinburgh Record, Top Of Season Rankings

Mr. Adam Peaty is back on top of the world rankings after throwing down a menacing 58.13 100m breast tonight in Edinburgh.

Your Guide To All Of The International Olympic Swimming Trial Meet Changes

There hasn’t been an hour gone by without a meet or event being cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus. Get the big-picture view of it all here.

2020 Edinburgh Itn’l: Laura Stephens & Freya Anderson Put On Show

The British swimmers competing at the Edinburgh International Swim Meet are doing their best, cranking out some stellar performances in trying times.

Tom Dean Rips 1:46.03 200 Free To Become 4th Fastest Brit Ever

Tom Dean just busted out a lifetime best in the men’s 200m freestyle, becoming Great Britain’s 4th fastest performer ever in the process.

British And Irish Champs Set To Go Ahead As Planned, Review On March 16th

British Swimming and Swim Ireland have announced their National trial meets are set to go ahead as planned. More info to be released on March 16th

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