Swimming gadgets tried and tested: ‘Everyone is looking for that little advantage’.
With her eye on the World Championships, Jazz Carlin wants to shave off a critical seven-hundredths of a second.
Decorated twice at the last Commonwealth games, Jazz Carlin will carry a considerable burden of expectation on her powerful shoulders to next summer’s games in Glasgow, where she will compete in the long-course freestyle events that have become her speciality. The training before then must be vigorous if she plans to erase the memory of this year’s World Championships. “I missed out on a medal by seven-hundredths of a second,” she recalls. “I want to find that time!”