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Mayor of London Boris Johnson Urges Fans to Snap up Tickets as FINA/NVC Diving World Series Returns to London

24 February 2015

The world’s diving elite will return to the London Aquatics Centre on 1-3 May 2015 for the FINA/NVC Diving World Series. Building on the success of last year’s event, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will welcome up to 70 athletes, including World and Olympic Champions, across eight events: women's and men's 3m springboard, 10m platform, 3m springboard synchro and 10m platform synchro.

Reid and Heatly Secure Medals in Plymouth

23 February 2015

Edinburgh Diving Club’s Grace Reid and James Heatly were amongst the medallists from the British Gas Diving Championships, which took place in Plymouth Life Centre from 20 – 22 Feb and where the country’s best athletes competed for honours.

Branded Merchandise Half Price until 28th February

23 February 2015

There's only four days left for our fantastic February offer - a whopping 50% off branded merchandise*.

Portobello Net Win over London Polytechnic in British Water Polo Championships

22 February 2015

Portobello secured a good win over London Polytechnic on Saturday night at the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh with an 11 goals to 7 victory.

In at the Deep End! Guest Writer Chris Kane Takes Part in Adult Swim Series Session

13 February 2015

If you are lucky, you learned how to swim at school. If you weren’t, then there are lots of classes at your local swimming pool and you are never too old to learn. Swimming is a life skill for all and a hobby for many – with an increasing number of people taking to the water to get fit. Triathlons are hugely popular at the moment, as is open water swimming and if you’re serious about competing, you’ll want do it more efficiently so you can go faster. Whatever level you are at, a Scottish Swimming adult swimming class can make a world of a difference.

Swimming stars Keri-anne Payne and Scott Quin rally Scottish support with 150 days to go to the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow

12 February 2015

Edinburgh’s IPC Swimming European silver medallist Scott Quin and Beijing Olympic open water silver medallist Keri-anne Payne, are predicting another great summer of sporting action in Scotland, at the IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow from 13-19 July.

Bowman, Scott and Tait Head for Pro Swim Series in Florida

11 February 2015

Craig Bowman, Duncan Scott and Calum Tait are named in the British contingent at teh Pro Swim Series in Florida. The three-day meet (12-14 February) will see swimmers continue their early season development at the YMCA Aquatic Centre, Orlando ahead of April’s national championships in London.

New Adult Swim Series Heads to Aberdeen

11 February 2015

Following the successful launch session in Edinburgh last month Scottish Swimming is pleased to announce that the Adult Swim Series heads to the Aquatics Centre at Aberdeen Sports Village on Sunday 22 February.

Masterclass to Address Online Dangers to Children

10 February 2015

Online bullying, inappropriate online relationships and grooming are just some of the risks facing children who take part in organised sports says charity CHILDREN 1ST. And today, on Safer Internet Day (10 February), the charity’s Safeguarding in Sport service is urging clubs to ensure they’re informed of the dangers by offering free places to their upcoming Social Media Masterclass.

New National Swimming Framework for Scotland

05 February 2015

Scottish Swimming is inviting Local Authorities to hear about the new National Swimming Framework for Scotland.