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Adam Peaty leads the charge in 30 strong British team for FINA World Champs

Breaststroke World Record breaker Adam Peaty leads a 30-strong British Swimming team at this summer’s FINA World Championships in Kazan. Other members of the...
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Thames Baths lido project goes live on Kickstarter today

Just imagine how great it would be to swim safely on The River Thames all year round. That’s the vision behind the Thames Baths...
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What has happened to Michael Jamieson’s form? Can he make it back to his best for Rio?

It looked for a while that Michael Jamieson (pictured above) was going to become the next biggest star in swimming. A household name like former...
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Adam Peaty broke a World Record last week in the Breaststroke. But you probably missed it! #BSC15

Or why British Swimming needs to stop making excuses and embrace social media. And pronto. At the weekend, I took the family to watch...
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Swimmo goes for Kickstarter funding. Is this the first swimming smartwatch?

There are lots of smart watches out there for general fitness as well as for specific sports such as running and cycling. However the...
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Michael Phelps named 9th top athlete by ESPN. But will not swim at World Champs in Russia

He may have just been awarded the 9th Best Athlete award of the last 20 years by ESPN in a controversial list that also...
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South Korea’s hero Park Tae-hwan tearful after failing drug test

In South Korea Park Tae-hwan is something of a sporting hero. The winner of the country’s only ever swimming gold medal (400 Freestyle at...
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One in five adults UNABLE to swim. Half a million women stop swimming, ASA survey claims

It’s perhaps not that much of a surprise, given the lack of profile for the sport at present. But according to the Amateur Swimming...
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Team Speedo signs up Commonwealth Games multiple medal winner Siobhan-Marie O’Connor

It may not come as a complete surprise given she was pictured posing in the latest LZR Racer X Swimsuit for the launch last...
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Goggleblog talks to Michael Jamieson about the Speedo LZR Racer X competition suit and the Rio Olympics

Olympic silver medallist Michael Jamieson is determined to put the disappointment of the Commonwealth Games behind him as he embarks on a full training...