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Oct 16

Jazz Carlin: Welsh swimmer 11th on open water debut

Welsh swimmer Jazz Carlin finishes in 11th place on her 10k open water debut in China.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41634084

Oct 15

New details emerge from report into Para-swimming ‘climate of fear’

New details emerge of the “climate of fear” GB Para-swimmers were subjected to by their former head coach.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/41629365

Oct 12

Families put through years of turmoil, says Paralympic champion’s father

The father of two-time Paralympic gold medallist Hannah Russell says families were put through “a lot of turmoil” by British Swimming.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/41602134

Oct 11

British Swimming apologises to Paralympians over ‘climate of fear’ findings

British Swimming apologises to Paralympic athletes over findings that a coach “created a climate of fear”.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/41586743

Oct 06

‘People think I’m quite nuts!’ – Jazz Carlin reveals 10k open-water ambition

Double Olympic silver medallist Jazz Carlin tells BBC Sport she will start racing in open water as well as in the pool.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41524961

Oct 06

Carlin on post-Olympic blues, jellyfish and chasing history

Double Olympic medallist Jazz Carlin set for 10km marathon bid and could challenge for up to four medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41520134

Oct 06

Jazz Carlin: Welsh double Olympic medallist to launch ‘crazy’ medal bid

Double Olympic silver medallist Jazz Carlin will bid to become the first woman to win medals in both the pool and open water at the same Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41523308

Oct 04

Adam Peaty selected for Team England Commonwealth Games squad

Olympic champion Adam Peaty is among the first swimmers to be selected for the Team England Gold Coast Commonwealth Games squad.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/commonwealth-games/41493545

Oct 03

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dan Wallace selected for Scotland swimming team

Dan Wallace is included in Scotland’s swimming team for next year’s Commonwealth Games following a three-month suspension.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/commonwealth-games/41481836

Sep 25

Olympian Wallace ’embarrassed’ by conviction

Commonwealth Games and Olympic swimming medallist Dan Wallace tells of “embarrassment” and “regret” at drink driving conviction.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41387109

Sep 22

Dan Wallace: Olympic swimmer loses elite podium funding

Olympic swimmer Dan Wallace loses his elite podium funding as as fellow Scot Ross Murdoch has his restored.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41358758

Sep 13

Bethany Firth ruled out of World Para-swimming Championships through injury

Four-time Paralympic champion Bethany Firth pulls out of the British team for the World Para-swimming Championships in Mexico because of injury.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/41255562

Aug 28

‘There is more to life than medals’ – Peaty on changing lives in Zambia

Olympic and world champion Adam Peaty aims to make the most of his gold medals by heading to Zambia to help local causes.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41053764

Aug 23

James Guy: World champion swimmer on 2020 Games and his mum doing his washing

World champion swimmer James Guy talks about Tokyo 2020, his Mum doing his washing and why he does not swim on his holidays.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/41025172

Aug 13

‘When I’m swimming I just feel at peace’

Sylvia Mac spent most of her life trying to hide the scars which cover her body – the legacy of a childhood accident. But at the age of 48, she decided it was time to stop hiding.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40862546

Aug 03

Adam Peaty: World champion says he can break his own 50m breaststroke world record

World champion Adam Peaty insists he can still improve on his 50m breaststroke world record.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/swimming/40811837