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1 hr ago | Malvern Gazette

New coaching team for swimming club

LEDBURY and District Amateur club have revealed a new two-man lead coaching team to cover all their training sessions and events.

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6 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Coast deaths highest in four years

The number of people who died along Britain's coast in 2013 was the highest in four years, the RNLI said, as it launches a campaign calling on people to Respect the Water.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Messenger Newspapers

Athletes take the Games spotlight

Athletes will take to sports fields, courts, track and pool as the first day of Commonwealth Games competitions gets under way.

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Wall Street Journal

Gwen Jorgensen: From Accountant to No. 1 Triathlete

Gwen Jorgensen was working as an Ernst & Young accountant when she received an unusual recruiting pitch: Why not try triathlon? The pitch came from credible quarters-USA Triathlon, the sport's governing body in America.

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Brandon Sun

Canada's Lacroix back in form at Commonwealth Games after dealing with anxiety

The butterfly specialist was coming off a string of poor results and on edge emotionally as the pressure to make Canada's Olympic swim team for the 2012 London Games mounted.

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Sheffield Star

Death of man found in lake is 'not suspicious'

The death of a man in a Doncaster lake is not being treated as suspicious, a police spokesman has confirmed this afternoon.

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BeverageDaily

Beetroot juice may boost aerobic fitness for swimmers

A daily glass of beetroot juice may boost the aerobic fitness of swimmers, reports a new study that supports the sports nutrition potential of beetroot previously reported for cycling, walking, and running.

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The Northern Echo

Man's body recovered from the Tees at Stockton in search for missing swimmer

A specialist dive team has been searching for 20-year-old Zimabwean student David Zikhali - who disappeared after getting into difficulty while swimming across the river with friends.

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Banburycake.co.uk

I'm racing to win again - Jonny

Freed from the pressure of maintaining a remarkable podium streak, Jonny Brownlee has vowed to take the race to brother Alistair in Thursday's Commonwealth Games triathlon.

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This is Wiltshire

Commonwealth Games: Jazz primed for her 'home' Games

JAZZ Carlin is determined to enjoy her 'home' Games at Glasgow 2014 after being denied the opportunity to race at London 2012 by illness.

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WFTV Orlando

Man accused of groping swimmers at Florida resort says it was 'misunderstanding'

A man who was arrested and is accused of inappropriately touching multiple people in the wave pool at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon bonded out of jail Monday night.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Castanet.net

Teenager swims English Channel

A 19-year-old from Swift Current, Sask., has successfully swum across the English Channel to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation of Canada.

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Air Force Times

Olympian credits surviving ATV accident to training with Marine vet

Six-time Olympic gold medal swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen smiles and gestures June 18 as she is transferred to her room after arriving at Craig Hospital, in Englewood, Colo.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

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Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach Beachgoers got an unwelcome surprise amidst the white sands and relaxing waves on Sunday evening.

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Thorne Today

Body found in Doncaster quarry lake

Police divers this afternoon recovered the body a young man who went missing while swimming in a Doncaster lake last night.

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WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Warning signs planned at dam where teens killed

Few people have been swimming or fishing around a small dam on a central Indiana river where a swimming accident killed two teenagers and badly injured another last month.

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The Republic

Dozens attend vigil for Indiana boy who drowned

The aunt of a 7-year-old boy who drowned in a neighborhood retention pond in suburban Indianapolis says she is working to establish free swimming lessons for inner-city children.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Chorley Citizen

East Lancs youngsters risking lives in open water after reservoir death

YOUNGSTERS are risking their lives diving into open water just weeks after an East Lancashire teenager died in a reservoir.

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The News Tribune

USC football summer workouts voluntary, but it doesn't feel that way

A few students meander to summer classes, strolling next to a construction site where work won't pick up until later in the day.

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Peninsula Daily News

Sequim man drowns while swimming in Lake Cushman

An 18-year-old Sequim man drowned while swimming at Skokomish Park in Lake Cushman on Saturday.

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