Swimming

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“If we can help then why aren’t we?” – Salford students taking part in fundraising event by swimming length of Ukraine

Two Salford students will swim the virtual equivalent of Ukraine aiming to create funds to buy vital resources for its […]

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“Winning the gold medal in Tokyo is the proudest moment of my career” – Salford Alumni Hannah Russell talks about the Tokyo games, her battle with mental health and her time at Salford

After having time to reflect on her gold medal win in the S12 100m backstroke, Hannah Russell acknowledges it as […]

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“He deserves the nomination”: Salford swimming coach hopes Adam Peaty’s SPOTY nomination will raise the profile of the sport

Agência Brasil, CC BY 3.0 BR <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/br/deed.en>, via Wikimedia Commons Salford swimming coach, John Stout, has hailed Adam Peaty’s nomination […]

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“Being in open water is a fantastic experience” – Triathlon England launches ‘Beyond Swim’ initiative to boost open water swimming community

Salford Watersports Centre has hosted the launch of a programme to make outdoor swimming as enjoyable as possible.

John (centre) with National Champions Max Adams and Joe Stout

“Swimming helped me overcome vaccine paralysis” says Salford swimming club coach

Like many swimmers, John Stout, Head Coach at City of Salford Swimming Club, felt at home in the water from […]

Salford Quays New Years Day charity swim 2019

Salford Quays New Years Day charity swim 2019

Salford Quays is hosting a New Years Day charity swim 2019 which will be held in MediaCityUK for all open water swimmers to take place.

Campaign launched for women’s and non-binary swimming and gym slots at Salford University sport centre

Campaign launched for women’s and non-binary swimming and gym slots at Salford University sport centre

A student from The University of Salford has put forward a ‘Big Idea’ in hopes of getting a women’s only and non-binary swimming and gym sessions at the Universities sports centre.

Meet Salford’s rising swimming star

Meet Salford’s rising swimming star

Sixteen-year-old Ewan Wilson from Salford is one of the best swimmers of his age in the country, and has been earning the recognition to go with.

Salford sports teams back Rainbow laces campaign

Salford sports teams back Rainbow laces campaign

Salford Universities sports teams have been supporting the Rainbow lace anti-homophobia campaign by wearing multicoloured laces. The University are following […]

WATCH Exclusive Interview: Adam Peaty reflects on ‘win some, lose some’ weekend

Olympic champion Adam Peaty was ambivalent about his up and down weekend of record breaking swims and 200m defeats at […]