For many runners, the thought of donning their Speedos and hitting the local pool for a few hard lengths is an alien concept. But there are many parallels between running and swimming - it’s not just triathletes who can benefit from swimming by integrating it into their training.
Olympic swimming champions Duncan Goodhew and Rebecca Adlington have joined forces with the British swimming sponsor British Gas and the ASA to support the launch of a new website Pool Watch.
Feb 15 2011
The London 2012 Olympic Games schedules have been announced today with all four aquatic disciplines echoing the order from the Beijing Games in 2008.
3 February 2011
The announcement couldn’t have come at a worse time for Aussie swimmer Ian Thorpe.
Jan 21 2011
Parents are being urged to get their kids swimming after international research revealed more under 5s know how to play a computer game than swim.
Jan 27 2011
Today marks 18 months until the start of the London 2012 Olympics and the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) are urging people to sign-up to receive ticketing information before the official application process begins in a few months time.
26 January 2011
If you want to improve your fitness through swimming, an effective dryside routine will maximise your efficiency in the pool.
13 January 2011
The chance to turn over a new leaf this month goes hand-in-hand with a spike in swimmers over the country looking to shift the Christmas pounds.
4 January 2010
Do you have trouble sticking to your New Year Resolutions? Well this year we have a little help for you in the form of a Calendar Coach.
23 December 2010
We’re giving away two VIP tickets to the British Gas Diving Cup in Southend in January where you could find yourself handing flowers to Commonwealth champions Tom Daley and Max Brick!