London 2012 swimming stars Rebecca Adlington, Keri-Anne Payne and Hannah Miley joined some of their Team GB team-mates in the capital for the start of a special tour to inspire thousands of children to get in the pool.
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Great Britain is through to the 4x100m medley relay final, after coming fifth in their heat this morning.
Fran Halsall will step out tonight for the 100 meters freestyle final after finishing joint fourth in her closely contested semi-final at the Aquatics Centre.
Fran Halsall and Amy Smith have both reached the semi-finals of the women’s 100m freestyle, following success in this morning’s heats at the Aquatics Centre.
Jemma Lowe has made it safely through to the semi-finals of the Women’s 200 metres Butterfly with a comfortable time of 2:07.64.
Three-time Olympian Caitlin McClatchey powered through to tonight’s 200-metre freestyle semi-finals as she won her heat in style this morning.
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 length) all the way up to 1500m (30 lengths).
Britain’s swimmers took their medal total even higher for the Barcelona leg of the Mare Nostrum tour with many being won within the last session at the Sant Andreu Club.
British swimmers added a further four medals to their tally on the second day of the Mare Nostrum event in Canet, taking their total to 10 over the two-day meet.