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Photo: Frances Garnett @ The University of Manchester Swimming Club

More Success for University Swimmers

Swimmers rise to the challenge at the 2018 BUCS National Championships

Photo: stefuhnee_kayy @flickr

This Girl Can: water polo taster huge hit with local school girls

Manchester schoolgirls enjoyed a fantastic afternoon at the BUCS “This Girl Can” event hosted by University of Manchester Water Polo

Photo: Frances Garnett @University of Manchester Swimming Club

Manchester Swimmer Breaks European Record

University of Manchester swimmers shine at the BUCS Short Course Championships

Photo: tandokuno-gurl @Flickr

Prepping for the poolside

The sun is slowly coming out and it’s time to start thinking ahead to those summer months. Jenny Knowles helps you become the ultimate, on-trend beach babe

Photo: Christie Cup

The 2016 Christie Championships, Manchester

The University of Manchester will host the annual Christie Championships and will look to retain the title against Liverpool and Leeds

Photo: Rhiannon Davies

BUCS Swimming Championships: The University of Manchester Swimming Club

We explore The University of Manchester Swimming Club and its commitment to character.

Lukasz Posnik (left) alongside trainer Nigel Travis

BUCS Gatorade Nationals: Report

University of Manchester returns triumphant from 6,000-strong student games

Eleni Papadopoulos smashed the World Record for 200m Butterfly in S10. Photo: Courtesy of Eleni Papdopoulos.

Eleni Papadopoulos ‘determined to make it to Rio 2016’

Eleni Papadopolous, world record holder for S10 200m Butterfly, talks to The Mancunion about her experiences in balancing University life with being at the peak of athletics.

Swimming is a great way to improve your fitness. Photo: Airman Magazine @flickr

Get on Your Trunks!

Keir says get down to your local pool for a body to die for