With their Varsity fixture only days away, Impact caught up with some of the young men who will be hoping to leave Trent in their slipstream…

Name: Will Hughes (President)

Course: Design and Manufacture Engineering (4th Year)

Strokes: Freestyle – 50m, 100m, 200m

Hours spent training each week? 10

Best personal sporting moment? Smashing Rusty on the punching machine

Cr-isis or Isis? Cr-isis all the way

Prelash beverage of choice? Sambuca

Karni or Week One? Week One

Who’s the bigger hero: Adlington or Phelps? Phelps

Tom Daley: Top lad or tool? LAD

Funniest teammate? Phil Noone

Longest in the shower? Matt Smith

Who’s stuffing his speedos? Matt Wild

Varsity swimming prediction? Uni whitewash

Your ‘one to watch’? Jess Sylvester

Name: Alex ‘Rusty’ Rust (Men’s Captain)

Course: Law (2nd Year)

Strokes: Freestyle and Butterfly sprinter

Hours spent training each week? 6

Best personal sporting moment? Getting silver in the ISF World Schools games 2007

Cr-isis or Isis? Isis baby!

Prelash beverage of choice? Bacardi Breezer

Karni or Week One? Week One

Who’s the bigger hero: Adlington or Phelps? Phelps

Tom Daley: Top lad or tool? TOOL!

Funniest teammate? Matt Smith

Longest in the shower? Matt Smith

Who’s stuffing his speedos? Matt Smith

Varsity swimming prediction? Uni win

Your ‘one to watch’? Me!

Name: Matt Wild

Course: Geography (2nd Year)

Strokes: 100m fly, 100m IM, 200m IM

Hours spent training each week? 12

Best personal sporting moment? Swimming for Lancashire

Cr-isis or Isis? Cr-isis

Prelash beverage of choice? Vodka and Tropicana

Karni or Week One? Week One

Who’s the bigger hero: Adlington or Phelps? Phelps

Tom Daley: Top lad or tool? Tool

Funniest teammate? Matt Smith

Longest in the shower? Phil Noone

Who’s stuffing his speedos? ‘Big Willy’ Hughes

Varsity swimming prediction? Uni win (girls whitewash)

Your ‘one to watch’? Rusty in his first event… then he will die.

Name: Phil Noone (NooNoo)

Course: Architecture (2nd Year)

Strokes: Breastroke (50m, 100m, 200m), 50m fly

Hours spent training each week? 10

Best personal sporting moment? Beating Rusty in an arm wrestle

Cr-isis or Isis? Cr-isis

Prelash beverage of choice? Standard swim team bottle of wine

Karni or Week One? Week one!

Who’s the bigger hero: Adlington or Phelps? Adlington, double gold legend.

Tom Daley: Top lad or tool? TOOL!

Funniest teammate? Matt Wild

Longest in the shower? Will Hughes

Who’s stuffing his speedos? Rusty

Varsity swimming prediction? Uni 1,2,3; Trent 4,5,6

Your ‘one to watch’? Alex Rust for the boys, Katie Ambridge for the girls

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