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Love Swimming: Swim England initiative encourages families to put gadgets away

At family gatherings, at the dinner table or even on holiday, do you find it difficult to get your kids – or yourself – to put the phone or tablet away? There is one place where your consoles cannot be ...

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Jazz Carlin: Welsh swimmer 11th on open water debut

Media playback is not supported on this device Jazz Carlin finished in 11th place on her open water debut in China. The 27-year-old finished in 1:38:36.10 at the World Cup event in Chun’An, 01:06.90 behind winner Ana Marcela Cunha of ...

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New details emerge from report into Para-swimming 'climate of fear'

Media playback is not supported on this device New details have emerged of the “climate of fear” GB Para-swimmers were subjected to by their former head coach. Among the findings of a confidential final report obtained by BBC Sport, investigators ...

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Families put through years of turmoil, says Paralympic champion's father

Media playback is not supported on this device The father of a two-time Paralympic gold medallist says families have been put through “years of turmoil” by the “climate of fear” at British Swimming. An independent inquiry into complaints of bullying ...

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British Swimming apologises to Paralympians over 'climate of fear' findings

British Swimming has apologised to Paralympic athletes after it was found that a former head coach “created a climate of fear”. It said an independent inquiry into complaints of bullying from 13 Para-swimmers found they and their families faced “unacceptable ...

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'People think I'm quite nuts!' – Jazz Carlin reveals 10k open-water ambition

Double Olympic silver medallist Jazz Carlin tells BBC Sport she is to start racing in open water as well as in the pool. Carlin, 27, says she suffered with ‘Olympic blues” after her success at Rio 2016, but has “got ...

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Jazz Carlin: Welsh double Olympic medallist to launch 'crazy' medal bid

Media playback is not supported on this device Double Olympic silver medallist Jazz Carlin will bid to become the first woman to win medals in both the pool and open water at the same Olympics. The 27-year-old, who was second ...

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Carlin on post-Olympic blues, jellyfish and chasing history

Media playback is not supported on this device Having overcome glandular fever and responded to the blow of missing her home Olympics by winning two silver medals at Rio 2016, Jazz Carlin is clearly a champion at beating adversity. But ...

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Carlin on post-Olympic blues, jellyfish and chasing history

Media playback is not supported on this device Having overcome glandular fever and responded to the blow of missing her home Olympics by winning two silver medals at Rio 2016, Jazz Carlin is clearly a champion at beating adversity. But ...

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'There is more to life than medals' – Peaty on changing lives in Zambia

Media playback is not supported on this device On ground marked by death, in a desperately deprived community in the heart of Zambia’s capital city, Adam Peaty has been busy building a legacy outside the swimming pool. Almost five years ...

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