BBC Sport - Get Inspired: GB swimmers inspired by different sports
GB swimmers inspired by other sports
- From the section Get Inspired
GB swimmers Michael Jamieson, Hannah Miley, Ross Murdoch, Andrew Willis and Fran Halsall tell Get Inspired what their second sports are and why they love them.
Competitive elite sport could be seen as intimidating and unachievable, whereas a second sport may be purely social, aid training or even benefit psychological preparation. Sport England research suggests 40% of 16-25 year olds who play sport regularly do so in two or more different sports at least once each week.
Find a new second sport near you by going to the Things To Do area of our Get Inspired website.