Joe Bramall completed his first ever Ironman event at Copenhagen in an amazing time of 12 hours 5 minutes. Joe paced the event wisely and finished strongly in a much faster time than he had predicted.
George Eland became the first Thomson Swim Member to swim the full length of Lake Windermere on the 1st September 2019. George completed the full 10 1/2 mile distance of this iconic lake in th very fast time of 5 hours 57 minutes after extensive training at our regular sessions.
Well done to Owen Martin for completing the Ironman Swim distance of 3.8km in this famous stretch of water in Coniston. Owen is also aiming to complete the 5km Great North Swim at Windermere before the season ends.
15 year old James O'Neill has had a great month. Firstly, James set a new 1 mile freestyle swimming record of 23 minutes 39 seconds, which sets a new standard for all members. Secondly, James set a new 3.8km Ironman Swimming distance record with a time of 57 minutes 49 seconds. The mile record was … Continue reading James O’Neill – 2 Swimming Records
I've very much enjoyed filming the first four videos with Tara Silke Cannon-Young. If you've not seen them, then watch them, like them and subscribe. The most recent features Alex Fry on Breaststroke. The next will be Brett Thomson on Swimming Essentials. Like and Subscribe.
Chris Millington crossed the finish line in a convincing first place at the Aintree 10km Road Race recently in a super fast time of 35 minutes and 39 seconds. Chris holds our running records at the following distances; – 5km– 10km– 5 miles– 10 miles and– Half Marathon It's always good to win, especially on … Continue reading Chris Millington – 1st Place in Aintree 10km
Colin Eastham has done it again! In winning his age group at the Salford Triathlon, Colin notched up his 6th consecutive first place in Triathlon Events in 2019. Colin also won best bike section at Salford. The events Colin has won this year are; – Cholmondley– Wilmslow– Southport Splash World– Ormskirk– Southport Triathlon and– Salford … Continue reading Colin Eastham – 6th First Place in 2019
This is our 2nd Junior Gala this year and will take place at the De La Salle Academy Liverpool on Saturday 6th July. A great atmosphere and high numbers are expected.
We've been very busy developing new innovative ideas recently. The Neil Thomson YouTube Channel is getting out of the blocks, thanks to some excellent swimming by Alex Fry. Check out our Channel here One to One Swimming Session are available in the pool [£40], One to one Outdoor sessions are available [£50] and One to … Continue reading New Innovation for Neil Thomson Swimming
12 year old Aahana Manglam was in Championship winning form on the 29th June at the City of Liverpool Summer meet. Aahana won 4 Gold Medals, 2 Silver Medals and 1 Bronze medal. With a total of 7 medals, it comes as no surprise to learn that many of these times were personal bests!