Tilly awaits Commonwealth Games fate

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Tilly Gray came fifth in the 50m butterfly final

5:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

SWINDON swimmer Tilly Gray will find out today if she has qualified for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Swindon's Carlin retains her 400m title

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

JAZZ Carlin finished her British Championship campaign in style by convincingly retaining her 400m freestyle title in Glasgow.

Another gold medal for Swindon's Carlin

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Jazz Carlin

6:29pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON swimming star Jazz Carlin has retained her British title in the 400m freestyle after a dominating display in the championships in Glasgow.

BRITISH SWIMMING CHAMPS: Jazz is a leading lady

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Tigersharks’ star Jazz Carlin caused big ripples in swimming as she set the fastest time of any woman in the world this year on her way to winning the British 800m freestyle title in Glasgow last night.

Gray grabs a silver

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Tilly Gray

7:45pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON Swimmer Tilly Gray bagged a silver in the women's 200m Buttertfly at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

Carlin sets world's fastest time at British Champs

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

7:18pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON'S Jazz Carlin set the fastest time in the world this year as she stormed to British 800m freestyle title in Glasgow on Thursday evening.

Swindon's Carlin books another final place

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

Swindon swim star Jazz Carlin is bidding for another medal at the British Swimming Championships after booking her place in tonight’s final of the 800m freestyle.

Turner goes for glory in Glasgow

Swindon Advertiser: grant turner.jpg

10:22am Sunday 13th April 2014

SWINDON’S Grant Turner will go for glory tonight in the 100 metre freestyle at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

It's a Gray day for Tilly as she comes last in 100m butterfly final

5:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

SWINDON swimmer Tilly Gray was not at her best in final of the 100m butterfly at the British Swimming Championships last night in Glasgow.

Carlin picks up a silver in Glasgow

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin in action for Tigersharks at the weekend

5:30am Friday 11th April 2014

SWINDON’S Jazz Carlin won silver in the 200m freestyle last night in what she hopes will be the first of three finals at this year’s British Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

SWIMMING: Swindon freestyle star Turner eyes place at Commonwealth Games

Swindon Advertiser: grant turner.jpg

5:30am Thursday 10th April 2014

FREESTYLE ace Grant Turner believes he is going into today’s British Swimming Championships in the best shape of his life.

SWIMMING: Glasgow rehearsal for Jazz Carlin

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin

5:30am Thursday 10th April 2014

Jazz Carlin plans to use this week’s British Gas Swimming Championships as a dress rehearsal for the summer’s Commonwealth Games.

National Hopes

5:30am Saturday 5th April 2014

LOCAL swimmers are in action this weekend, hoping to secure qualifying times for the National Youth Championships in August.

GB star inspires Tigersharks

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin in action for Tigersharks at the weekend

5:30am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

GREAT Britain swimmer Jazz Carlin returned to her hometown club Tigersharks to help them secure third spot in the Wiltshire Winter league final at the Link Centre on Saturday.

Great Britain star returns to Swindon club

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Jazz Carlin

5:30am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Tigersharks head coach Lesley Leffers, says that the effect of welcoming back Jazz Carlin to her team cannot be understated.

Wiltshire Youth Championship success for Swindon Dolphin

5:30am Tuesday 11th March 2014

LOCAL swimmers secured their place as the best in the county on Saturday, when the final two sessions of the Wiltshire ASA Youth Championships took place at the Link Centre.

Jazz and Tilly in the medals

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Tilly Gray came fifth in the 50m butterfly final

9:53pm Sunday 9th March 2014

SWINDON swimmers Jazz Carlin and Tilly Gray were both amongst the medals at the Mediterranean Open in Marseilles over the weekend.

Tigersharks coach is looking to the future

5:30am Thursday 6th March 2014

SWINDON Tigersharks Head Coach Lesley Leffers was left pleasantly surprised by quality performances of her youth squad and hopes it continues into another weekend of competition.

Local swimmers get off to a flyer in Wiltshire Youth Championships

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Dolphin's Charlotte Gardo in action at the Wiltshire County ASA Youth Championships

5:30am Tuesday 4th March 2014

LOCAL swimmers made home advantage count at the Link Centre this weekend as they dominated the first two days of the Wiltshire County ASA Youth Championships.

DIVING: Top marks for Swann

5:30am Tuesday 18th February 2014

DIVERS from Highworth Phoenix enjoyed success at the Wiltshire County Championships held at Trowbridge Sports Centre.

CLUB OF THE WEEK: Highworth Phoenix Diving Club

Swindon Advertiser: Members of Highworth Phoenix Diving Club

5:30am Tuesday 11th February 2014

BORN from small beginnings and a different pool, Highworth Phoenix Diving Club is now a thriving facility for young divers from across the area, writes LAURA LAMBERT.

Dolphin enjoy success at Last Chance Meet

5:30am Tuesday 4th February 2014

SWINDON Dolphin added more names to the county and regional qualifier lists at the Last Chance Level 3 Open Meet at the Link Centre.

Dolphin record duo off to nationals

5:30am Saturday 25th January 2014

Swindon Dolphin’s Charlotte Pitts took the first opportunity of the season to achieve the national qualification time in the 400m freestyle at the recent Portsmouth Northsea Level 1 Open Meet, doing so in a club record time.

Jazz staying focused despite coach's impending departure

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin, pictured at the recent kitting-out session for Wales’ Commonwealth Games team, of which she will be a member for a third time in Glasgow next year

5:30am Thursday 16th January 2014

JAZZ Carlin is determined not to let the impending departure to Australia of long-time coach Bud McAllister disrupt her assault on Commonwealth Games medals this summer.

Carlin's coach to relocate

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin

12:03pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

JAZZ Carlin's long-time coach and mentor Bud McAllister is to relocate to Australia with the Commonwealth Games just six months away.

Stalwart Stratford retires as Swindon Dolphin coach

Swindon Advertiser: Tony Stratford

5:30am Tuesday 7th January 2014

AFTER 40 years of service, Tony Stratford has coached his last session at Swindon Dolphin, writes LAURA LAMBERT.

Carlin fires warning shot to Team USA

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin, pictured at the recent kitting-out session for Wales’ Commonwealth Games team, of which she will be a member for a third time in Glasgow next year

5:30am Friday 20th December 2013

SWINDON flyer Jazz Carlin has warned Team USA that the European Allstars mean business when the teams go head-to-head at Duel in the Pool over the next two days.

Carlin sixth at Euro Short Course after second Welsh record

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin

4:16pm Saturday 14th December 2013

JAZZ Carlin missed out on a medal in the 400m freestyle despite lowering her own Welsh record at the European Short Course Swimming Championships this afternoon.

Welsh record for Carlin at Europeans

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin in action in her 1500m heat this morning

5:25pm Friday 13th December 2013

JAZZ Carlin broke her own Welsh 800m freestyle record as she finished fourth at the European Short Course Championships in Denmark today.

Swindon's Miley fails in medley

Swindon Advertiser: Hannah Miley smiles after winning her 400m IM heat this morning

5:30am Friday 13th December 2013

HANNAH Miley surprisingly failed to make it through the heats of the 200m individual medley at the World Short Course Swimming Championships yesterday.

SWIMMING: Carlin cool ahead of Euro plunge

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin, pictured at the recent kitting-out session for Wales’ Commonwealth Games team, of which she will be a member for a third time in Glasgow next year

5:30am Thursday 12th December 2013

THE ravages of winter and a lack of comfort with short course swimming mean Swindon’s Jazz Carlin has tempered expectations ahead of the European Short Course Championships.

Surge in new members helps Swindon Dolphin buck the trend

Swindon Advertiser: Lauren Matthews and Mathew Sambrook

6:00am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

SWINDON Dolphin have recorded a staggering 15 per cent increase in their membership figures for the last year, which marks a significant contrast to the declining participation in swimming across the rest of the country, as has been found by Sport England.

Training base of Swindon duo to close

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin, pictured after this morning's heat in Barcelona

2:43pm Friday 29th November 2013

THE training base of Swindon swimmers Jazz Carlin and Tilly Gray is to close at the end of the year.

Dolphin dominate Bristol meet

Swindon Advertiser: Lauren Matthews of Swindon Dolphin has qualified for the ASA Nationals

6:00am Tuesday 19th November 2013

SWINDON Dolphin’s commitment to improving swimmers of all ages was on show recently when 62 competitors, aged between nine and 48, represented the club at the City of Bristol Open Meet at Hengrove Park.

WATER POLO: Dolphin make cup final

6:00am Saturday 9th November 2013

SWINDON Dolphin progressed to the final of the Bristol and West KO Cup courtesy of a thrilling 15-13 win over Frome at Milton Road.

Carlin named in Commonwealth Games squad

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

12:01pm Tuesday 5th November 2013

WILTSHIRE swimmer Jazz Carlin will be among Wales' leading athletes at next year's Commonwealth Games.

Sambrook shines in Dolphin champs

Swindon Advertiser: Mathew Sambrook

6:00am Saturday 26th October 2013

FREESTYLE starlet Mathew Sambrook set two short course club records as 160 swimmers entered Swindon Dolphin’s club championships at the Link Centre and Marlborough College.

Carlin selected for Europeans

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

3:28pm Monday 21st October 2013

SWINDON freestyle star Jazz Carlin has been named in the Great Britain squad for the European Short Course Championships.

Carlin confirmed for Duel in the Pool

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jazz Carlin

5:25pm Thursday 17th October 2013

FORMER Swindon Tigershark Jazz Carlin has been selected for the European Allstars team that will take on the United States in December’s Duel in the Pool competition in Scotland.

Clark delighted to seal Commonwealth trials place

Swindon Advertiser: James Clark

6:00am Thursday 17th October 2013

FREESTYLE sprint ace James Clark will fulfil one of his lifetime goals next year when he competes at Commonwealth trials for the first time.

Two golds and a silver for Craig in Sheffield

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Dolphin ace Craig Harris

6:00am Wednesday 18th September 2013

SWINDON swimmer Craig Harris added a hat-trick of medals to his already impressive collection at the Sainsbury’s 2013 School Games in Sheffield this weekend – despite nearly breaking his wrist in his opening race.

Gray changes training base to aid Commonwealth charge

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Tilly Gray came fifth in the 50m butterfly final

6:00am Saturday 31st August 2013

BUTTERFLY star Tilly Gray is to shift her base from Loughborough to Swansea as she cranks up her training drive ahead of next summer’s Commonwealth Games.

OPEN WATER: Hall triumphs at Cotswold 10k

6:00am Tuesday 20th August 2013

ENDURANCE swimmers contested races over four separate distances at the Cotswold Open Water Swim on Sunday.

Clark bids Dolphin farewell in style

Swindon Advertiser: James Clark, left, with Dolphin head coach Louise Clayton

6:00am Saturday 10th August 2013

JAMES Clark made his last meet as a Swindon Dolphin swimmer one to remember as he smashed club records at ASA Nationals.

WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS: Hannah philosophical over fifth-placed finish

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon-born Hannah Miley

6:00am Monday 5th August 2013

IN THE end it was Fran Halsall who came to Great Britain’s rescue in Barcelona but after missing out on her own World Championship medal, Hannah Miley vowed to re-establish herself as a podium contender.

WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS: Miley fifth in 400m final

Swindon Advertiser: Hannah Miley

7:43pm Sunday 4th August 2013

SWINDON-BORN Hannah Miley finished fifth in tonight's 400m individual medley final in Barcelona.

Carlin still confident of succeeding Adlington

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin put down a world championship marker with a trio of titles at last month’s British Championships

6:00am Saturday 3rd August 2013

JAZZ Carlin insists she can still prove herself to be double Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington’s rightful heir despite a desperate World Championship campaign ending in the 800m freestyle heats.

Carlin misses out on final

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

11:50am Friday 2nd August 2013

SWINDON'S Jazz Carlin has this morning missed out on a place in the final of the 800m freestyle at the World Championships in Barcelona. 

Gray claims US Open title

Swindon Advertiser: SWIMMING: No pressure for Tilly to shoulder

6:45am Wednesday 31st July 2013

SWINDON swimmer Tilly Gray stormed into the Commonwealth Games overnight by winning the US Open 200m fly title.

Gray through in California

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Tilly Gray came fifth in the 50m butterfly final

5:59pm Tuesday 30th July 2013

SWINDON’S Tilly Gray qualified fastest for the final of the 200m butterfly at the US Open Swimming Championships this afternoon.






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