And then there were four. If the Olympics of 2021 go ahead, and while we all hope and expect that to be the case, they remain a little in the balance, we know who four of those wearing TeamGB swimming caps will be. But as Britain’s Olympic Trials loom, there remains the small matter of picking the rest of the squad to journey to the far east in July in search of Olympic gold.Continue Reading →
With pools closed over lockdown, thousands of previously pool bound swimmers found themselves turning to lakes and rivers to keep themselves moving. With a new open water season looming in the UK, one of the country’s most picturesque open water series has opened for entries and at the same time announced a new title sponsorContinue Reading →
The pullbuoy podcast returns for its 8th year and kicks off 2021 by looking forward to the British Olympic Trials that take place at the London Aquatic Centre next week.
It's a meet like no trials has gone before, with bubbles, reduced fields, and wildly varying preparation … Listen→
With exactly six months to go until the rescheduled Tokyo Olympic Games are due to begin, assuming of course that the current coronavirus complications can be overcome, Tom Dean believes the delay could work in his favour as he seeks to follow in the wake of some celebrated University of Bath-based swimmers.Continue Reading →
The fate of the 2021 Olympics still apparently hangs in the balance, but at the same time there must be question marks over the likelihood of the British Championships taking place as planned in April.Continue Reading →