At the 2016 British Championships Tim swam his way to an English Senior Record in the 1500 freestyle to qualify for the Rio Olympic Games. The year following this Tim was chosen to represent Team GB at the World Open Water Championships where he won a bronze medal. Tim finished off his year in style by breaking the British Senior Record in the 1500 freestyle SC.
At the first tour of the Race Clinics Tim ran the "Racing Edge" station, a revolutionary third station where he was sharing his experiences around how to deal with and perform under pressure. Tim took the athletes through various different techniques used by the best swimmers in the world to make sure they can still perform when it really matters.