A strong British team will contest the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow, featuring four recently-crowned world champions. Here’s our one-stop-shop for getting to know your home heroes that will descend on Tollcross and compete for medals with Europe’s best. Freya Anderson: a Scouse sensation whose inexorable rise shows no signs of slowing. IG – […]
December 9, 2019
EuroSwim 2019 in numbers
What a week it was at EuroSwim in Glasgow, with Tollcross crowds given endless thrills, British success and a host of great memories to cherish. Russia topped the medal table and Great Britain took home their best haul of medals since 2003, continuing the team’s storied relationship with the Glasgow pool. And British teenage sensation Freya Anderson […]
December 9, 2019
Kolesnikov reels off double gold as Russia rule on final night at EuroSwim
Kliment Kolesnikov underlined his status as one of swimming’s brightest young stars with two golds inside an hour as Russia dominated the final night of the LEN European Short Course Championships. The 19-year-old broke the 200m long-course backstroke world record in Glasgow last year but didn’t get a fairytale return, crashing out in the 200m […]
December 8, 2019
Three things from Tollcross: Hopkin sets up tilt at top step as EuroSwim builds to climax
Europe’s elite scrabbled for lanes in Sunday morning’s heats ahead of a grandstand final night, promising ten back-to-back finals and non-stop drama. With Freya Anderson going for gold once again and Duncan Scott set to race in three finals, it’s set to be a memorable evening with limited tickets still available for the session. Here […]
About the LEN European Short Course Championships 2019
Watch as European Champions are crowned as Glasgow, Scotland, hosts the 20th edition of the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships, taking place in Tollcross International Swimming
Centre between 4-8 December 2019.
Held every two years, the event will see over 500 athletes from all across Europe make their way to
Glasgow to compete in 40 short course (25 metres) swimming events, across 5 days of fast-paced
The event will be hosted by British Swimming in collaboration with partners Glasgow City Council,
Event Scotland and UK Sport. Following the roaring success of the inaugural European
Championships in 2018, the city looks forward to welcoming Europe back to British soil to crown 40
new European Short Course champions.
With Russia having topped the medal table at the 2017 edition in Copenhagen, who will come out on
top in 2019?