Archive: London 2012

Video: Good luck TeamGB

A good luck message to the TeamGB swimmers from pullbuoy and GBSwimstars Watch

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Video: More of the London aquatic centre

It forms the gateway to the Olympic park and will leave an iconic legacy pool when it finally reopens to the public. Here’s how the aquatic centre was built – in just 100 seconds As well as internal views LOCOG … Watch

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Video: Inside the Olympic aquatic centre

In a week’s time it will be full to the rafters with swimming fans eager to see the world’s greatest swimmers competing for Olympic glory and the aquatic centre will be a fitting venue for the competition, as shown by this official LOCOG video. Watch

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Women’s 400IM preview analysis

It’s on the first day of competition in London and it contains Britain’s first genuine medal hope in the pool in the slight frame of Hannah Miley. The women’s 400IM hence has the potential to set teamGB’s swimming campaign off … Continue reading

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Japan’s Olympians to aim for 8 swimming medals

By Tom Wellman Speaking from his team’s training base in Basildon, Japan’s Olympic swimming team manager Tatsuo Ogura laid out his country’s hopes for the forthcoming Olympic Games, confirming that the squad hopes to improve on their 2008 showing. “Our … Continue reading

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