Bill Furniss

Mel Marshall, David McNulty, Steven Tigg Among British 2020 Olympic Coaches

British Swimming has announced its staff of 8 swimming coaches set to take on key roles with Team GB during the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

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British Swimming Announces 2020 Olympic Games Coaching Selection Policy

British Swimming has revealed its selection policy for determining the coaches joining the team for next year’s Olympic Games.

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British Swimming Announces 25-Swimmer Lineup For 2019 World Championships

Based on their performances at the 2019 British Swimming Championships, a 25-strong squad has been selected to represent Great Britain at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, Korea this summer. Look for follow-up posts giving more insight into the team members.

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British Swimming Federation Head Coach Bill Furniss Collects OBE

British Swimming head coach Bill Furniss collected his OBE on Tuesday.

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Swim Ireland & Jon Rudd Snag Ben Higson Of Stirling As New Head Coach

Ben Higson of the University of Stirling will now be headed to Swim Ireland, taking on the role of National Senior Team Head Coach and Head Coach of the National Centre, Dublin.

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Jazz Carlin, Amy Willmott Withdraw From British Worlds Team

Both Jazz Carlin and Aimee Willmott have opted to withdraw from the British World Championship team.

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British World Championship Team Set To Compete In Rome

James Guy and the British World Championship team are set to compete in Rome at the Sette Colli Trophy.

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Bill Furniss Awarded An OBE Within Queen’s Birthday Honors

British Swimming Head Coach Bill Furniss has been awarded an OBE in recognition of his dedication to sport in a…

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Coaches Taylor, Wallace To Join British National Centres

Coaches Mike Taylor and Andrew Wallace will join the British National Centres in Bath and Loughborough.

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British Squad Heads To Thailand, Japan In Final Weeks Before Budapest

On the agenda for the British World Championship team will be the Japan Open in mid-May.

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2017 British National C’ships: “Stepping Stone To Tokyo” Start Tuesday

Block off your schedule to watch some of the world’s fastest swimmers at the 2017 British National Championships.

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No Peaty, But Great Britain Names 16 For 2016 Short Course Worlds

Great Britain has named a 16-person roster for the 2016 Short Course World Championships, though that group will not include Olympic champion breaststroker Adam Peaty.

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British Swimming Coaches Association Annual Conference Information

British Swimming Coaches Association (BSCA) Conference will be held September 23rd-25th.

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UK Sport Makes Ambitious Prediction for Medal Haul in Rio

UK Sport predicts that they will see their best results at an away Games and are aiming to beat the number of medals they earned in London…

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Bill Furniss Named Head Coach Of British Swimming’s Olympic Team

The National coaching staff will have a lot of flexibility and discretion on who, and how many, athletes to assign to the team.

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