Tag: Swimming

“The Santa Swim is the perfect time to embrace the cold water” – Santa Swim comes to Salford Quays

“The Santa Swim is the perfect time to embrace the cold water” – Santa Swim comes to Salford Quays

Salford residents can channel their inner Wim Hof at the ‘Santa Swim’ at Salford Quays on Saturday 18th December.

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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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“I think the swimming just gives her that extra bit” – Why a Salford assistant dog is always eager to go swimming

An assistant dog has visited the same animal clinic in Irlam for the last five years to do hydrotherapy. Emma […]

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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.

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“It’s like your own massive swimming pool” – Uswim prepare for open water event taking place this weekend

Open water specialists, Uswim, are preparing for their Christmas events which will begin this Saturday. Jade Hanley, who takes part […]

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 […]

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 […]