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Simon Shaw

Speed Day 4 at the trials was all about SPEED and that’s certainly what we got from Yusuke Legard as he ripped up the water and the Club Record book and placed himself 2nd to British Record holder, Ben Proud. Yusuke Legard Yusuke (who trains predominately in the USA at Pinnacle Swimming, Virginia Tech under the tutelage of Sergio Lopez and his team) demonstrated that he was in fine form to not only PB in the heat, but to move it on again in the final. With a stunning PB...

Simon Shaw

DAY 3 at the British Swimming Selection Trials On Day 3 of the trials three of our boys raced in the same 400 IM heat and all three performed strongly. Cameron Brooker (Bath NC) went into lane 7, with Jan Poulton going into lane 8 and Luke Ibbeson in lane 1. All three boys were outside of their PB’s, but all showed great resilience and strengths through the race. Jan For Jan (16), this was his only accepted swim from the entries he made, and he ensured that he took...

Simon Shaw

British Swimming Selection Trials Olympic Qualification British Swimming selection trials are taking place at the London Aquatics Centre at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park from 14-18 April 2021. A number of the Wycombe Swimming team will be involved over the 5 days of the meet swimming alongside household names such as Adam Peaty. Many swimmers are hoping to swim the race that will enable them to qualify for the British Olympic Team heading to Tokyo this year. Kieran Bird One such Wycombe member was Kieran Bird, who became the talk of...

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Wycombe Swimming Offers Coached Sessions for 18+ Swimmers Return to Swimming Many club swimmers are contemplating a return to club sessions in the pool from 12th April. Sadly for those 18+ organised indoor sport will not recommence until May 17th at the very earliest. Despite coached indoor swimming being safer than other sports and despite the fact that 18+ are able to train individually in public lanes clubs are not able to restart coached indoor sessions. Heated Outdoor Pool Wycombe Swimming has been fortunate to be able to obtain time...

Simon Shaw

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