Joanne Jackson

Titmus Becomes 3rd Ever Sub-4:00 With Commonwealth Record In 400 Free

Australian Ariarne Titmus became the third woman ever under four minutes in the 400 freestyle with a new Commonwealth Record.

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Supersuit Era Still Haunts British Women’s National Records

Two-time silver medalist from Rio, Jazz Carlin of Great Britain, is still chasing Joanne Jackson’s 400 freestyle national record mark of 4:00.79 set back in 2009.

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Female British Breaststrokers’ World Class Progress

Rachael Solway felt that the coverage of the Rio Olympics swimming, particularly on Swim Swam, inspired her to write articles on the performances of many of her ex-teammates and other British athletes.

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Leah Smith Becomes All-Time 2nd-Fastest 400 Free Textile Performer

Leah Smith posted a 4:00.65 in the final of the women’s 400 free tonight to become the second-fastest textile performer in history.

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Former WR Holder Joanne Jackson Latest British Olympian to Retire

Joanne Jackson has called it a career in the UK (Photo Courtesy: British Swimming)

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Kevin Renshaw Named Acting Head Coach at Loughborough ITC

British Swimming has named an interim coach for it’s top training center in Loughborough.

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Seebohm Breaks Australian Record in Day 2 Prelims; Missy 2nd

Australia’s Emily Seebohm came within a stroke of the World Record in prelims of the 100 back. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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British Olympic Swimming Twitters: The Complete List

Gemma Spofforth and the British Olympic Team light up Twitter (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Adlington One of Four Mare Nostrum Record Breakers on Day 1 in Barcelona

Rebecca Adlington quieted her critics on day 1 of the 2012 Mare Nostrum Series with a scorching 800 free (Photo Courtesy: Kierra Smith)

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Sprint News 4/30/12: Another 40-Year Old on the Verge; Gary Hall Jr. to Hall of Fame

…Dara Torres, Steve West, and Janet Evans may be soon joined by another Olympic Trials qualifier 40-and-over: Erica Braun out of…

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Cracking the Relays: Women's 400 Free

Next up, we’ll take a look at the women’s 400 free relay As a reminder, to see the full selections for…

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British Swimming Announces 40 Swimmers for World Championships

British Swimming has announced that they will take 40 swimmers to Shanghai for the 2011 FINA World Aquatics Championships at…

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Coutts Rocks 200 IM, Cseh Impresses in 400 on Day 2 of Barcelona Mare Nostrum

After an exciting first day of competition when several meet records were broken, the swimmers may have even outdone their historical…

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British Paralympian, World Record Holder, Stripped of Medals

British Paralympian and World-Record holder Heather Frederiksen was suspended from swimming for 6 months, retroactive to October 23rd, for testing…

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