After the first British World Championship trials in Manchester earlier this year, there was a certain sense of what might have been. For while some swimmers were sensational, the likes of James Goddard for example, … Continue Reading→
It will be a changing of the guard at this years World Championship Trials, with a new breed of international swimmers looking to take their place on the international squad for the trip to Montreal. With no fewer than eight of Britain's Athens Olympians calling it a day since that meet closed, the opportunities … Continue Reading→
The dates for the British National Long Course Championships in 2003, which incorporate trials for the long course FINA World Championships to be held in Barcelona in July and August, have been brought forward by two weeks. This allows live television coverage of the event on the BBC's Grandstand programme. The five day Nationals … Continue Reading→
There may have been complaints about the Coventry pool, but the Commonwealth team continued to dominate the finals on the last day of the championships. Some surprises along the way but on the whole a satisfactory three days for those swimmers who are Manchester bound.