Anna Hopkin Race Clinic March

Anna Hopkin Race Clinic March

March 2024

This is your chance to learn sprint freestyle from Olympic Champion and World Record Holder Anna Hopkin!

Anna will be sharing lots of powerful insights and lessons to support swimmers looking to take their sprinting to the next level. With an incredible swimming journey that spans more than a decade, taken her around the world, and included lots of ups and downs along the way we can’t wait for Anna to host her first ever AP Race Clinic!


Anna Hopkin MBE

Anna has had an incredible journey, training in both the UK and abroad throughout her career. She has had breaks from the sport along the way and achieved the pinnacle of swimming success at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics when she won gold.

Bella Hindley

Bella is a sprint Freestyle specialist, has represented GB at the World and European Championships, as well as England at the Commonwealth Games in 2022 where she claimed 2 Silver Medals.

Gordon Watson

Gordon is a very experienced Strength and Conditioning Coach who has a wealth of knowledge around how to best compliment the meters done in the pool with a truly World Class Dry Strength and Conditioning Programme. Gordon is the Strength and Conditioning coach on AP Race Plus, our learning platform to share World Class skills with athletes of all levels.

Tom Bates

For nearly two decades Tom has been studying and applying his knowledge of performance psychology all over the world through various sports. Pro athletes and club level swimmers alike engage with his unique mentality towards performing and winning. Tom has a way of engaging everyone that he speaks to so you feel like you are on the edge of your seat with his revolutionary ideas of how swimmers can unlock their minds to help them get the most out of the pool.

Kevin Pickard

Kevin has worked in the swimming space now for 20 years, supporting swimmers, coaches, and parents. His specialism is insights into the hurdles that parents face along the journey, and across the parent station at the Race Clinic, parents will have extensive opportunities to ask questions and explore the challenges they are facing.

There will also be several support staff including team managers, support coaches and media representatives.