Britain names Euro Champs Team

Fresh from a successful Commonwealth Games for the home nations, British Swimming has named a team of 23 for the forthcoming European Championships in Berlin. The team is predominantly drawn from those in action in Glasgow, including 9 individual champions, rather than including a junior contingent as had been the the expectation under the selection … Continue Reading→

Southport’s Hibbott Receives SportsAid Grant

Fourteen-year-old swimmer Holly Hibbott from Southport (above, far right) received a £2,000 boost to her sporting career on Saturday when Sir Elton John CBE handed her a cheque from SportsAid to help her achieve her Olympic ambitions. The donation is one of the first to come from SportsAid’s new Elton John Sports Fund after the charity … Continue Reading→