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Swimming And Diving News
Olympic champion Adam Peaty continues his dominance in the 100m breaststroke by winning at the Mare Nostrum meeting in France.
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Ben Lecomte plans to swim across the Pacific Ocean – but what will he experience during his gruelling six month swim?
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Ellie Simmonds heads a 24-strong British team for August’s Para-swimming European Championships in Dublin.
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Tom Hamer achieves the European Championships qualifying standard at the British Para-swimming International Meet in Sheffield.
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Britain’s Alice Tai says she has mixed feelings after setting her second world record at the British Para-swimming International Meet in Sheffield.
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Paralympic champion Ellie Simmonds criticises British Swimming after she sets a European Championship qualification mark.
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Britain’s Alice Tai and Maisie Summers-Newton set new world records at the British Para-swimming International Meet.
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Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds says she came close to quitting after losing her love for the sport.
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Ariana Kukors Smith says she was abused by coach while a minorUSA Swimming says it did not find any evidence of misconductOlympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith is suing USA Swimming, alleging the governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her a…
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Commonwealth Games gold medallist Siobhan-Marie O’Connor tells BBC Points West how she deals with having a chronic bowel condition.
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Five-time Olympic champion Katie Ledecky breaks her own 1500m freestyle world record in her first professional race.
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Ledecky breaks own mark in 1500m freestyle by five secondsOlympic hero was making professional debut at Pro Series meet Katie Ledecky broke her first world record since the Rio Olympics on Wednesday in her professional debut at a Pro Series meet in Ind…
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Scot Dan Wallace says he achieved “more than I ever wanted” in swimming as he announces his retirement from the sport.
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Mike Bushell was preparing to chat to Commonwealth Games swimmers when he missed a stepThe sports presenter Mike Bushell made a splash as he fell in a swimming pool during a live interview on BBC Breakfast.Bushell was preparing to chat to the England C…
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Welsh swimmer was accused of raping woman who had just had sex with his friendA Welsh international swimmer has been cleared of raping a woman who claimed he forced himself on her shortly after she had consensual sex with his friend. Otto Putland, 24, …
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Fearnley ends with a silver in T54 1500m finalMitch Larkin and Ariarne Titmus set Games records On a golden night for Australia’s Commonwealth Games athletes, a fairytale finish wasn’t to be for Australian Kurt Fearnley’s decorated career. The three-ti…
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