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Commonwealth Games: Adam Peaty uses a fear of failure to drive him on

Media playback is not supported on this device Adam Peaty has pretty much “won” breaststroke. Olympic champion, world champion, European champion, Commonwealth champion, British champion, world record holder, nearly four years unbeaten. The 23-year-old already boasts a truly astonishing list ...

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Commonwealth Games: Plymouth Leander provide 12 swimmers

2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live and follow text updates online. Think of international sporting centres ...

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Commonwealth Games: Plymouth Leander provide 12 swimmers

2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live and follow text updates online. Think of international sporting centres ...

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GB's Synchronised Swimming team aiming for 2020 Olympics

The GB synchronised swimming team say their Olympic ambitions are on track. The squad has been rebuilt in recent years after UK Sport withdrew the sports entire £4.3m budget in 2014. Bristol pair Kate Shortman, 16, and Izzy Thorpe, 17, ...

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British Swimming Championships: Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold

Olympic champion Adam Peaty claimed his fourth consecutive 100m breaststroke title at the British Swimming Championships in Edinburgh. The 23-year-old dominated the race, registering a season-best 58.78 seconds to take the gold medal. James Wilby – who won 200m breaststroke ...

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Peaty completes breaststroke double at British Championships

Adam Peaty defended his men’s 50m breaststroke title on the final day of competition at the British Swimming Championships in Edinburgh. The 23-year-old cruised to a dominant victory to add to the 100m breaststroke title he won on Saturday. Peaty ...

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British Swimming Championships: James Guy defends 200m butterfly title

Three-time World Championships gold medallist James Guy successfully defended his 200m butterfly title with victory at the British Championships. The 22-year-old finished in one minute 58.05 seconds, ahead of German pair Ramon Klenz and Alexander Kunert. Hannah Miley beat fellow ...

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2018 British Swimming Championships: BBC coverage details and times

British Swimming Championships on the BBC Dates: 1-4 March Venue: Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh Coverage: Watch live coverage on Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and app. More than 500 swimmers will compete at the British National Championships, which are ...

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2018 British Swimming Championships: BBC coverage details and times

British Swimming Championships on the BBC Dates: 1-4 March Venue: Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh Coverage: Watch live coverage on Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and app. More than 500 swimmers will compete at the British National Championships, which are ...

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Michael Phelps: Olympic great 'considered suicide' at height of career

Michael Phelps says he considered taking his own life on numerous occasions at the height of his career. Phelps – the most decorated Olympian of all time with 23 gold medals – first contemplated suicide after the Athens 2004 Olympics. ...

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