Swimming News and Events

USPE 2013

14th European Police Swimming Championships 10-14th September 2013

The 14th USPE Swimming Championships were held in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine from 10th-14th September 2013. 14 swimmers from the PSUK team were selected to attend this prestigious event which only occurs every 4 years. It is the pinnacle of the police swimming calendar.

PSUK Open Water Championships 2014

The 2nd PSUK Open Water Championships were held in conjunction with the Swim North West Open Water Festival at Salford Quays. This was a great opportunity for police swimmers to swim alongside the public and the event had a great community feel to it. Numbers were up by 50% from the inaugural championships last year to a pleasing 60. Swimmers had the option of competing in distances of 3000, 1500 or 500m.

ASA National Masters 2011

PSUK SWIMMING TEAM BREAK WORLD RECORDS

The British Gas ASA National Masters and Senior Age Group Championships (25m) 2011 took place at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield from 28th-30thOctober.

The 18 strong PSUK swimming team had a fantastic weekend breaking several World, European and British master’s records.

ASA National Masters 2012

2012's British Short Course Masters Swimming Championships were a great success for the GB Police Swimming Team, the first day proved the most successful with a European Master Record & 4 British Master Records being recorded by the team.

International Swim Competition, Guerande, France September 2011

The PSUK Swim team travelled to Guerande, Brittany to compete against the National Police Teams of France, Germany & Monaco in September 2011.

The event which, has been in existence for over 20 years is to facilitate friendly competition every two years between USPE years.