Commonwealth Games: Aimee Willmott beats Hannah Miley to women's 400m individual medley gold

England's Aimee Willmott wins women's 400m IM swimming gold, beating Scottish favourite Hannah Miley into second place at Gold Coast 2018.

05 Apr 2018 09:00

Swimming shockwaves and dazzling gymnasts

Watch highlights of day one at the Commonwealth Games including two dramatic swimming finals, gymnastics glory for England and a surprise in the men's triathlon.

05 Apr 2018 09:00

Springtime snow creates winter scenes

What do a dog on wheels, a swimming pool and a football pitch have in common?

18 Mar 2018 09:29

Diver films sea of plastic off Nusa Penida near Bali

Rich Horner filmed himself swimming through rubbish off the island of Nusa Penida near Bali.

06 Mar 2018 08:31

Pampered pooches: China's luxury hotel for dogs

Pets get treated to cinema and swimming pools as China welcomes the Year of the Dog.

15 Feb 2018 03:14

How the celebs wished us happy new year

Holly Willoughby went swimming, Hugh Jackman did a spot of climbing and Ariana Grande sang.

01 Jan 2018 07:11

Need a new New Year's resolution? Go ice swimming - Summit Daily News

Summit Daily NewsNeed a new New Year's resolution? Go ice swimmingSummit Daily NewsUnlike the ice plunge, ice swimming is considered an extreme sport. It requires extensive training, including a practice known as “hardening” that properly acclimatizes the body to extreme temperatures. A British swimmer, Lewis Pugh, shone a spotlight ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

AgonSwim Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 12/23/2015 - SwimSwam

AgonSwim Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 12/23/2015SwimSwamTyler Lu, 12, King Aquatic Club: 100y back (53.09) – Swimming at the Washington State Senior Championships, Lu won the consolation final in the 100 back with a time that is 6.8 seconds faster than at the same weekend last year. The 12-year-old also ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

ANNETTE GRIFFUS | Methodical Braun keeps NK swimming - Kitsap Sun

Kitsap SunANNETTE GRIFFUS | Methodical Braun keeps NK swimmingKitsap SunSo when I asked Bremerton YMCA swim coach Marilyn Grindrod about Braun — she was coaching at NK when Braun was first hired — Grindrod said Braun is methodical in many ways. She found that out when they would have team dinners. "He never ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Woman drowns in swimming pool at Orbost

A YOUNG woman has died in a tragic Christmas Day drowning in regional Victoria. Police were called to an Orborst public swimming pool to reports a 19-year-old woman had drowned just after 3am this morning. It’s believed a group of young people had gone ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Tiger girls keep swimming strong - Portland Tribune

Portland TribuneTiger girls keep swimming strongPortland TribuneBut, don't get Molly Davis and Elizabeth Soldwedel wrong — they're all about the team. The Tigard High School swim team, and, maybe a little more specifically, the Tiger girls relay teams. Davis, a Tigard High School senior, and Soldwedel, a junior ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Nashville swimmer has Olympic hopes - The Tennessean

The TennesseanNashville swimmer has Olympic hopesThe TennesseanSpotting young athletic talent is easier said than done. But there are indicators to look for that may hint at future success. Harpeth Hall eighth-grader and Nashville Aquatic Club standout swimmer Alex Walsh set off some indicator lights for Midstate ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:54

7 New Year's Swimming Resolutions You Should Think About Making - Swimming World Magazine

Swimming World Magazine7 New Year's Swimming Resolutions You Should Think About MakingSwimming World MagazineBy Sophia Chiang, Swimming World College Intern. The New Year is one of the most awesome times of the year because, above all things, it brings us a fresh start. A blank slate. A chance to make right all of those things we should've done that we didn't ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Boy, eight, drowns in swimming pool on board Royal Caribbean cruise ship while the vessel is at sea

An eight-year-old boy from the United States has drowned in a swimming pool onboard a Royal Caribbean cruise liner. The Liberty of the Seas vessel was at sea and heading towards Cozumel, Mexico, when the tragedy occurred. The child was spotted by one ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Kaptur's focus on swimming helps lead Trojans - nwitimes.com

nwitimes.comKaptur's focus on swimming helps lead Trojansnwitimes.com“(Football) kind of interfered a little bit with swimming,” Kaptur said. “I knew swimming was my choice, and I've never looked back. I'm glad I chose to stay with it.” “Since then, he has made the decision to focus on swimming and we are glad he did ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Open Water Swimming

These are winter season swims, Competent swimmers who have had experience of Open water swimming and cold temperatures. Please cotact ows@mwbc.org.uk to discuss abilities and conditions Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise.

25 Dec 2015 04:54

What lies beneath: the bugs lurking in your swimming pool

Summer holidays are upon us, and many of us will finally get to spend some lazy days by the pool. But how can you ensure this pleasant experience doesn’t leave you with any nasty surprises? Many infectious bugs (micro-organisms) use water to spread to ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Acadiana area 2015 All-Metro swimming teams

Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK -- All Acadiana Swimming MVP Jacob Bares of Lafayette High at Crawfish Aquatics Thursday, December 10, 2015, in Lafayette, La. Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK -- All Acadiana Swimming MVP Erin Trahan of ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Kaptur’s focus on swimming helps lead Trojans

Chris Kaptur used to be a two-sport athlete. He played football in addition to being on the Chesterton boys swim team during his freshman year. But Kaptur knew deep down that he needed to dedicate himself to swimming. “(Football) kind of interfered a ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Year-round swimming available at Great Falls estate - Washington Post

Washington PostYear-round swimming available at Great Falls estateWashington PostRiverwalk, a custom-built house with approximately 9,500 square feet of living space, comes with an out-of-the-ordinary feature: a heated, saltwater swimming pool protected by a removable bubble so residents and guests can swim in the middle of a ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:54