lancs retains national title

Lancashire retained their National County Team Championship title at Ponds Forge, as they took their fourth consecutive crown in a hard fought battle against long time adversaries Yorkshire. The roses rivals could not be separated on the points tally after the final event, with Lancashire eventually taking the title on count back. Yorkshire had … Continue Reading→

talbot joins british swimming

Former Australian head coach Don Talbot has taken up a consultancy role to British Swimming and has confirmed he will be working alongside Bill Sweetenham according to reports in the Sydney Daily Telegraph. Talbot, who is one of Australia's most successful coaches and an inductee to the International Swimming hall of Fame, retired from his position … Continue Reading→

swimming calendar for cancer launched

This weekend's National County Championships sees the launch of the 2006 British Swimming calendar. The calendar, the brainchild of Sarah Price, Julie Gibson and Pippa Jones, features members of Britain's 2004 Olympic team and will raise funds for the Breast Cancer Campaign. Two versions of the calendar are available, one featuring members of the men's … Continue Reading→