Student swimming

The University of Bath Swimming Club caters for a range of abilities, from fitness swimming through to international and Olympic representation.

Based at the Sports Training Village’s 50m Olympic legacy pool, the student swimming programme strives to help swimmers progress to their maximum ability and ultimately compete in BUCS, World University Games and other high-profile competitions.

However, the club also offers opportunities for swimmers of any ability or goals to be involved.

Recreational swimming ­- A fun and relaxed group of swimmers with complete flexibility over training times. Looking to improve your fitness or get back into swimming? This is the squad for you. The club attend several competitions each year and are looking to expand this squad to cater for more swimmers.

Performance swimming – A comprehensive training programme for those targeting Olympic qualification. The program includes land conditioning and upwards of 20 hours pool time a week led by head coach Mark Skimming.

To find out more about combining study and swimming at the University of Bath, watch the video above or this Eurosport profile of Anna Hopkin, a Sport & Exercise Science student and 2017 British Champion:

Fisu Athlete stories: Anna Hopkin

all the news and videos University Sports on Video Eurosport

For further information, visit the University of Bath Swimming Club’s page.

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