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SPOTY: Adlington backs Simmonds for award
Rebecca Adlington believes that Ellie Simmonds’ ‘truly amazing’ achievements deserve to win her the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.
- Posted 196 days ago
Video: Adlington swaps water for wheels in charity warm up ride
After conquering the pool, Rebecca Adlington has turned her attentions to two wheels, warming up for her 280-mile charity bike ride.
- Posted 280 days ago
Rebecca Adlington becomes Britains most successful female swimmer
Rebecca Adlington takes the bronze medal as 15-year-old American Katie Ledecky took the women’s 800m freestyle Olympic title. With two golds from Beijing and now two bronze medals from London, Adlington becomes Britain’s most successful female swimmer.
- Posted 319 days ago
London 2012: Bluffer’s guide to swimming
Swimming is one of the easiest Olympic sports to understand with races in the pool being conducted over the middle eight lanes of a 50 metre long pool and including a variety of distances, from 50m (one...
- Posted 331 days ago
Swimming: Rebecca Adlington qualifies for Olympic team
Sportsister’s March cover girl Rebecca Adlington has secured her spot in the British Olympic team with a brilliant performance in the 400m freestyle at the British Swimming Championships yesterday. Joining her are Jo Jackson (400m free), Ellen...
- Posted 471 days ago
Swimming: Line-ups confirmed for British Gas Swimming Championships 2012
Britain’s World Champions Rebecca Adlington and Ellie Simmonds are confirmed among a cast of hundreds of swimmers who will dictate the drama of the British Gas Swimming Championships 2012 at the London Aquatics Centre next month. Entries...
- Posted 488 days ago
Swimming: Adlington seals historic gold in Shanghai
Double Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington won an historic gold on the penultimate day of the FINA World Championships in Shanghai, snatching a breathtaking victory in the 800m Freestyle.
- Posted 689 days ago
Swimming: Adlington scoops 400m Freestyle silver in Shanghai
Rebecca Adlington opened the British Gas GBR Swimming Team’s account in the pool at the World Championships, winning 400m Freestyle silver in Shanghai.
- Posted 695 days ago
Aquatics: Medal glory for Brits at European Championships
The weekend saw the Great Britain team pick up a clutch of medals – including five on the final night of the – to add to their tally at the European Championships. British Swimming, powered by British...
- Posted 1038 days ago
Swimming: Rebecca Adlington and Gemma Spofforth heading to Delhi Commonwealth Games
Double Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington and World Champion Gemma Spofforth have today been named as part of the swimming team that will travel to Delhi to represent England at this year’s Commonwealth Games.
- Posted 1154 days ago