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Adam Peaty

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Adam Peaty: British swimmer
Adam George Peaty, is an English competitive swimmer who specialises in the breaststroke. He has represented Great Britain at the Olympic Games, World Championships and European Championships, and England in the Commonwealth Games. He won the gold medal in the 100 metre breaststroke at the 2016 Olympics, the first by a male British swimmer in 24 years. He is the current holder of the world record in 50 metre and 100 metre breaststroke events.

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Adam Peaty on fatherhood, mental health and improving swimming’s diversity

GB breaststroke star Adam Peaty on fatherhood, mental health and changing swimming’s diversity problem.
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Swimming pools should reopen for physical and mental health - Peaty

Olympic champion Adam Peaty criticises the government's decision not to reopen swimming pools until at least mid-July.
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Adam Peaty: Swimming pools should be reopened for mental and physical health

Olympic champion Adam Peaty criticises the government's decision not to reopen swimming pools until at least mid-July.
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Adam Peaty says coronavirus support fund from ISL is 'huge for the sport'

Olympic champion Adam Peaty says the International Swimming League's £15m coronavirus fund to help support swimmers will be "huge for the sport".
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'Heartbreaking' but a 'relief' - how athletes reacted to Olympic delay

Olympians including Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Adam Peaty react to the Tokyo Games being postponed until 2021.
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Tokyo 2020: How athletes reacted to Olympic Games postponement

Olympians including Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Adam Peaty react to the Tokyo Games being postponed until 2021.
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Adam Peaty named European Swimmer of Year

Britain's Adam Peaty wins the European Men's Swimmer of the Year award after a stellar 2019.
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Adam Peaty: International Swimming League is revolutionising swimming

Olympic champion Adam Peaty says the International Swimming League is revolutionising the sport after 25 years of "doing it wrong".
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Faster than Peaty at 15: Could this be Britain's next swimming great?

BBC Sport meets the 15-year-old who is faster than Adam Peaty at the same age and wants to emulate his hero.
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Premier League predictions: Lawro v swimmer Adam Peaty

Mark Lawrenson takes on world champion swimmer Adam Peaty to make predictions for the latest round of Premier League fixtures.
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I enjoy the pain of training - swimming world champion Peaty

British swimmer Adam Peaty says he "enjoys the pain" of training after a record-breaking World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju.
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Peaty wins third gold with relay victory at World Aquatics Championships

Adam Peaty claims his third gold of the World Aquatics Championships and fourth medal overall as Great Britain win the men's 4x100m medley relay.
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GB swimmer Peaty wins seventh world title

Great Britain's Adam Peaty clinches his seventh World Championship gold medal as he retains his 50m breaststroke title in South Korea.
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Tokyo 2022: GB swimmers, Adam Peaty & James Guy play Mr & Mr challenge

To mark a year until the start of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, BBC Sport put British swimmers James Guy and Adam Peaty to the test to see how well they know each other in the Mr & Mr challenge.
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GB's Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at World Championships

Great Britain's Adam Peaty wins his third successive gold in the men's 100m breaststroke at the World Championships in South Korea.
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World Aquatics Championships: Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold

Great Britain's Adam Peaty wins his third successive gold in the men's 100m breaststroke at the World Championships in South Korea.
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'Incredible' Adam Peaty smashes breaststroke world record with sub-57 time

GB's Adam Peaty becomes the first man to swim under 57 seconds in the 100m breaststroke semi-finals at the World Championships in South Korea - breaking his own world record with a time of 56.88.
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Britain's Peaty breaks breaststroke world record again

British swimmer Adam Peaty breaks the 100m breaststroke world record with a time of 56.88, becoming the first man to go under 57 seconds.
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