Paralympics 2012: swimming

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Olympics, World Cups and more: Tom Jenkins' pictures of the decade
The Guardian and Observer sport photographer picks his favourite images from the thousands he shot during the past 10 years

Tom Jenkins

30, Dec, 2019 @8:00 AM

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London 2012's legacy: diggers and a potential white elephant in the stadium

Six months on from the Games, the builders are back. But the fate of the £429m main arena remains uncertain

Owen Gibson, chief sports correspondent

12, Feb, 2013 @7:00 AM

Ellie Simmonds: why she should win Sports Personality of the Year – video

James Dart makes a case for Paralympic poster girl and queen of the pool Ellie Simmonds to win the Sports Personality prize

James Dart

12, Dec, 2012 @3:00 PM

North Korea holds table tennis tournament for disabled people – video

The Pyongyang tournament is seen as an important event after the London Paralympic Games in a country thought to have persecuted its disabled people

09, Nov, 2012 @4:16 PM

Paralympics 2012: ParalympicsGB gold medalists – in pictures

A pictorial guide to Britain's 34 gold medal successes

Steven Bloor

09, Sep, 2012 @10:06 AM

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Paralympics 2012: Victoria Arlen denies Ellie Simmonds a fairytale ending
Britain's Ellie Simmonds ended her Games with silver in the S6 100m freestyle final, behind her friend and rival Victoria Arlen

Sean Ingle at the Aquatics Centre

08, Sep, 2012 @6:58 PM

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Paralympics 2012: what to watch on day 10
In the Aquatics Centre the highlight will be Ellie Simmonds' last race, while Oscar Pistorius races again in the Olympic stadium

07, Sep, 2012 @9:12 PM

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Paralympics 2012: Bradley Snyder swims to inspirational second gold
Bradley Snyder won gold on the first anniversary of the day he was blinded by an explosion in Afghanistan

Sean Ingle at the Aquatics Centre

07, Sep, 2012 @7:26 PM

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Paralympics 2012: Britain's Josef Craig wins gold in 400m swimming
Britain's Josef Craig won the Paralympics S7 400m freestyle swimming by breaking his own world record of the morning

Barry Glendenning at the Aquatics Centre

06, Sep, 2012 @11:03 PM

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Paralympics 2012: Britain's Oliver Hynd wins swimming medley gold
Oliver Hynd won a Paralympic gold for Britain in the swimming individual medley at the Aquatics Centre

Sean Ingle at the Aquatics Centre

05, Sep, 2012 @9:13 PM

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Heather Frederiksen takes bold route to Paralympic 2012 backstroke win
Heather Frederiksen won a gold medal for ParalympicGB in S8 100m backstroke while Ellie Simmonds took bronze in the S6 50m freestyle

Barry Glendenning at the Aquatics Centre

04, Sep, 2012 @9:29 PM

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Paralympics 2012: £2m boost for disabled sport on another golden day
Olympic Park organisation to back grassroots as ParalympicsGB triumph in swimming, archery, and equestrian events

Owen Gibson, Olympics editor

04, Sep, 2012 @9:00 PM

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