It's easy to forget that the European Championships were running concurrently with the games, and that as a result there was no British representation at them. Of course the domestic swimmers performed admirably in Manchester, but how well would the performances stand up to what went on in Berlin?
So below, we compare the best … Continue Reading→
Al in all an encouraging 4 days for the British team in Linz as the final day of competition drew to a close. A significant improvement on last years medal tally was achieved with Kate Haywood's gold in the 50m breastroke the highlight, but she will, unfortunately, not be please with her 100m final … Continue Reading→
No medals for Britain's juniors on the third day of competition in Austria, but all eyes were on Kate Haywood, who produced a stunning swim in the semi finals of the 100 breastroke.
Haywood from Lincoln Vulcans is the youngest member of England's commonwealth team, and if she repeats the form she showed in … Continue Reading→
A great performance form the British Juniors on the second day of finals at the Linz pool, as the team recorded 4 medals. Already at the halfway stage of this year's championships, they have more than doubled their haul from last year's competition.
As expected Cardiff's David Davies fulfilled his medal … Continue Reading→
Britain has several stroing medal hopes following the heats session on the second day of competition, with 3 individual and a team swim to come in the finals.
Cardiff's David Davies looks to be the brightest hope for an individual medal after the second day of heats as he qualified third fastest for the … Continue Reading→