Aquatics

Greece's Vamvakaris named as British women's water polo head coach

By Emily Goddard

Konstantinos Vamvakaris will lead the British women's water polo squad as they aim to qualify for Rio 2016September 2 - Konstantinos Vamvakaris has today been named as the new head coach of the British women's water polo team as they begin their journey to the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Swimming Australia appoints America's Cup hero as President

By James Crook

America's Cup-winning sailor John Bertrand has been appointed as the President of Swimming AustraliaAugust 30 - Swimming Australia have announced the appointment of two-time Olympic sailor John Bertrand as their new President as they continue to rebuild following a turbulent period.

British Swimming add gymnastics head of performance to management team

By James Crook

British Swimming have appointed former British Gymnastics head of performance sport Tim Jones as their head of performance pathway as they look to improve on a disappointing Olympic cycle in the pool.August 28 - British Swimming have appointed former British Gymnastics official Tim Jones as their head of performance pathway as they look to improve on a disappointing Olympic cycle in the pool.

Britain to host final water polo European Championship qualifier

By James Crook

Britain will host the third and final qualifying tournament for the 2014 water polo European Championships this November at the Sunderland Aquatics Centre.August 27- Britain will host the third and final qualifying tournament for the 2014 water polo European Championships this November at the Sunderland Aquatics Centre.

Sort your act out or miss Rio 2016, Australian Olympic Committee warn disgraced men's relay team

By James Crook

Findings from an investigation into Australia's 4x100m men's relay swimming team have left all six members of the squad with the threat of missing out on Rio 2016 hanging over their heads August 23 - Findings from an investigation into Australia's 4x100 metres men's relay swimming team have left all six members of the squad with the threat of missing out on Rio 2016 hanging over their heads as the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) dished out a "yellow card" to those involved.

Lowe and Shively to be inducted into US Synchro Hall of Fame

By Gary Anderson

August 19 - Denise Shively has been selected for induction into the US Synchro Hall of FameOlympic synchronised swimming bronze-medallist Sara Lowe is to be inducted into the United States Synchronised Swimming Hall of Fame along with vice-president of Competitive Operations and current national team manager Denise Shively.

Italy clinch 2013 World Junior water polo title in Hungary

By James Crook

2013 Junior Water Polo WC logoAugust 18 - Italy have won the 2013 International Aquatics Federation (FINA) World Men's Junior Water Polo Championships in the Hungarian city of Szombathely with a 10-7 win over Croatia.

Salter announced in High Performance role for Swimming Australia

By Nick Butler

aus swim logoAugust 13 - Jamie Salter has been appointed as the new High Performance Pathway Manager of Swimming Australia in the latest bid to improve the countries fortunes after an underwhelming performance at last summer's London Olympic Games.

China Swimming Association and Speedo extend partnership until 2017

By Gary Anderson

August 12 - CHINA SPEEDOThe China Swimming Association (CSA) and international swimming equipment supplier Speedo have agreed a new partnership which will see the country's competitors sponsored by the firm up to and including the 2017 FINA World Championships in Guadalajara.
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