Stockport Metro Head Coach Richard Blackshaw is leaving his position at the end of October to join Swim England in a role of Talent Officer.
“There’s no question, the world title is mine,” said the almost-undefeated Adam Peaty at this week’s British Swimming Championships where he put up the fastest 50m and 100m breaststroke times in the world this season.
Olympic medalist Michael Jamieson is inducted into the University of Bath Hall of Fame. Read about that and other swimming snippets from around the web in this edition of Beyond the Lane Lines.
United Kingdom Coaching’s Performance Foundation Coach Support Program has selected 5 English swimming coaches to join the program for its 2nd wave.
Swim England has announced the creation of five new National Swimming Performance Centers aimed at supporting the nation’s emerging talent.
Swim England’s gender pay gap is 7% lower than the national average but still needs work.
Aimee Willmott, who won silver medals in the 400 IM and 200 fly at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, is one of 24 new swimmers added to the team, bringing the total to 39.
Swim England’s Travel and Security Policy reflects the times by including a special section on terrorism preparation.