Inspire Blog

Megan Morrison

Edinburgh International Open Meet March 15th - 17th

By Megan Morrison (Sports Award)

Thursday 14th March I travel from East Midlands Airport to Edinburgh to compete in 3 swimming events.

I swam the 100m breaststroke on the Friday making the B final and coming 2nd.

Saturday I swam 100m Fly... Read More »

Posted: 4th May, 2019

Campbell McFarlane


Thank you JHMT

By Campbell McFarlane (Sports Award)

Just a huge huge Thank you to the Aspire award to helping me achieve this award.
I couldn't have done it with out the support of your grant
It makes such a difference.

Posted: 3rd May, 2019

William Bell

World Junior Championships, Budapest

By William Bell (Sports Award)

So very happy to share the news that I have been chosen by British Swimming to represent Great Britain in the pool in Budapest, Hungary at the World Junior Championships in August. This was my goal at... Read More »

Posted: 28th Apr, 2019

Lauren Henry

GB Junior Trials

By Lauren Henry (Sports Award)

On the 26 April, I raced at the final GB junior trials for this year, where the all the top juniors in the country race for GB selection in the summer. The format of the event was meant to be a time trial... Read More »

Posted: 27th Apr, 2019

William Bell

Very exciting news

By William Bell (Sports Award)

Yesterday I received news of the current 18u Swimming World Rankings and after the Champs last week, I am the 5th fastest junior in the world for the 800 freestyle and the 4th fastest for the 1500. I had... Read More »

Posted: 24th Apr, 2019

Candice Hall

British Swimming Championships –Tollcross, Glasgow 16 to 22 April 2019

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

I travelled to Glasgow on Saturday 13 April in preparation for the swimming championships which commenced on Tuesday 16 April.

I entered two events, the 200m freestyle and the 200m IM. I qualified for the... Read More »

Posted: 23rd Apr, 2019

Candice Hall


Edinburgh International Open Meet 15 to 17 March 2019 25th Mar, 2019

By Candice Hall (Sports Award)

I travelled by Flybe to Edinburgh on Thursday 14 March 2019 to compete in the Edinburgh International Open Meet. Competitors included swimmers from Spain, Denmark, Belgium and Sweden.

I had entered 4 events,... Read More »

Posted: 23rd Apr, 2019

William Graham

British Championships 2019 in Glasgow

By William Graham (Sports Award)

I was in Scotland for 4 days and swam the 100 fly on the Friday and 50 fly on Sunday. The atmosphere and competition was so amazing and I felt so good that I can represent Melton as a club, in with all... Read More »

Posted: 22nd Apr, 2019

William Bell

Last day of the British Swimming Championships 2019

By William Bell (Sports Award)

Last big push as my body is aching all over after the massive effort yesterday. Time for the 200 free. Was off my PB in the heat but got a lane in the Junior final. My time improved from heat to final... Read More »

Posted: 22nd Apr, 2019

William Bell


Day 5. British Swimming Championships 2019

By William Bell (Sports Award)

What a massive day for me. The 800 free and the 200IM. Really wanted to do well in the 800 and follow my 1500 consideration time for European and World Junior Champs this summer with another. Just off... Read More »

Posted: 22nd Apr, 2019