British Swimming

Guy Talks About His Success in Kazan and His Focus Heading into Rio

In this SwimSwam exclusive interview James Guy discusses his success in 2015 as well as his major points of focus for the 2016 season heading into Rio…

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UK Sport Given 29 Percent Increase In Funding

Top competitors in Britain will be receiving more money to fuel their Olympic dreams approaching Rio after Chancellor of the Echequer George Osbor announced a 29 per cent budget increase for UK sport.


City of Manchester Aquatics Nabs ‘Club Of The Year’ Recognition

An up-and-coming player in the British swimming community, the city of Manchester, hosted its Sports Awards ceremony over the weekend….

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Keri-anne Payne Wins the FINA Marathon World Cup in Hong Kong

The Warrender Baths swimmer won the last World Cup of the series and will now continue working towards sealing qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games next year.

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2015 FINA World Championships: More In-Depth Look at the Numbers

France’s Florent Manaudou won two individual gold medals in Kazan and added another as part of the men’s 4×100 free relay.


2015 FINA World Championships: Analyzing Results by Country

We’ve had a field day poring through post-World Championships data, as they tell an interesting story about trends in national…


2015 FINA World Championships: A Different Way of Ranking the Teams

Team Great Britain has shown impressive depth during the first four days of swimming competition at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

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Three-Time British Olympian Caitlin McClatchey To Retire

Three-time British Olympian and multi-time international medallist Caitlin McClatchey announced her retirement from competitive swimming Wednesday.

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Slater and Thomas pulled out of Glasgow 2015

Steph Slater and Jack Thomas have been forced to pull out of the IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow next month.

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Van der Burgh Feels That Swimmers ‘Borrow’ Records

“The reality is that you just ‘borrow’ a record…

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2012 Olympian Craig Benson, Auburn’s Joe Patching Lead British World University Games Roster

2012 Olympian Craig Benson was on the short-end of a crowded British breaststroke field, but has received a consolation of a trip to the World University Games.


Fox withdraws from World Championships

Paralympic Champion Jonathan Fox has been forced to pull out of the British Team that will compete at the IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow due to an ongoing shoulder injury.

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British International Shauna Lee Commits to Swim for Georgia

Shauna Lee, a top-flight freestyler from Great Britain, has committed to swim for the Georgia Bulldogs. Lee is currently training…

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British Swimming Contest: Win tickets to the London 2016 LEN European Champs

British Swimming is holding a contest in which fans can win tickets to the 2016 LEN European Aquatics Championships.

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GLL Sport Foundation backs aquatics athletes

315 aquatic athletes from across the country have benefited from a total of £162,350 worth of funding thanks to the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF), in partnership with SportsAid and British Swimming.

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