Archive: Video

The Sheffield effect – it’s not just the water

It was the wrong sort of water, blared the headline in the Telegraph, echoing years of rail company excuses in explaining where it had all gone wrong for Britain in Barcelona. The source of this wisdom was an interview on … Watch

Posted in Barcelona 2013, Video

ASA report reveals shortage of school swimming

Over 1.1 million primary school children will break up for half term next week unable to be safe in and around water That’s according to a report released today by Swimming’s Governing Body, the ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) and Kellogg’s … Watch

Posted in News, Video

8:10 – the story of British Swimming success at Barcelona 2003

In 2003 Britain’s swimmers won a then record 8 medals at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona. Ten years on, using exclusive new interviews, 8:10 tells the story of how those medals were won, in the words of the swimmers who won them. Watch

Posted in Barcelona 2003, Video, World Championships

Preview: The story of Britain’s swimming success at Barcelona 2003

Britain’s swimmers head to Barcelona this summer to compete in a World Championships. 10 years ago their predecessors did the same, winning a record haul of 8 medals including two golds. Featuring exclusive new interviews with every medallist, this is the story of how those medals were won, in the words of the swimmers who won them. Watch

Posted in Video

Renwick sure Tollcross crowd will roar him to title defence

As the refurbished Tollcross pool in Glasgow, which will host the Commonwealth Games in 2014, prepares to reopen to the public, Robbie Renwick believes that the home crowd inside the venue will spur him on to retain the title he … Watch

Posted in Commonwealth Games, Glasgow 2014, Video