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  1. Is it something in the water?Read the original story

    4 min ago | Almanac

    ... adventures include swims in Southern California, Hawaii, Texas and in several lakes. Mr. Lempres says open-water swimming is a great activity. "It's adventurous and fun and far less damaging on my joints than running," he says. "The best part is the ...


  2. South/Mukwonago swimmers just short against ArrowheadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Sussex Sun

    Competing in a clash between the state's two best girls swimming programs over the past decade, Waukesha South/Mukwonago couldn't quite upset Arrowhead in a 96-84 loss Oct. 1. Mukwonago's Kennedy Tranel won the butterfly and 200-yard freestyle , with South's Alivia Farber winning the breaststroke and taking second in the 100 free. But Arrowhead took first place in the other nine events.


  3. House of the week: 1148 Broadview AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | BlogTO

    A custom built home at 1148 Broadview Avenue proves you don't have to live in a Bridle Path mansion to own an indoor swimming pool. This east side dwelling walkable to the Danforth is a showstopper, embracing modern architecture, indoor swimming and stands out on a street lined with post-war bungalows and small retailers.


  4. Putin Signs Off on Return of Soviet Fitness StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    President Vladimir Putin signed a law Tuesday that reintroduces Soviet physical training standards known as "Ready for Labor and Defense" , the TASS news agency reported. In Soviet times, the GTO established standards in running and jumping, gymnastics, discus and javelin throwing, swimming, skiing and bike racing.


  5. Edna SellRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Tax Assessor's Office. She was a huge supporter and actively involved in Jackson County and Georgia 4-H. She loved swimming and was a founding member of the Family Sports and Recreation Pool in Hoschton/Braselton, where she taught countless numbers ...


  6. Bradford swimmer's triple Channel crossing attempt scuppered by strong tidesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A BRADFORD swimmer's attempt at a world record triple crossing of the English Channel was scuppered by strong tides. Dee Llewellyn, who is a member of the City of Bradford Swimming Club, was one of a team of six women attempting, in shifts, to swim three times across the body of water at the weekend in about 30 hours.


  7. Record-breaking young Wirral swimmer shortlisted for national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wirral Globe

    A WIRRAL teenager who already holds a raft of British records for deaf swimming is in-line for a national award. National deaf charity Signature has announced the shortlists for its annual awards and Nathan Young is in the running for the 'Inspirational Young Person' accolade.


  8. Summer may be over, but shark attacks continue in Florida and TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... lower leg and hand, according to USA Today . Gregory Slaughter told Galveston Beach Patrol officials that he was swimming with his brother when the pair found themselves enveloped by a school of fish. The startled boys were swimming back to shore ...


  9. The shimmer and glow of Eric Zener's swimming-pool paintingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Times

    In Eric Zener's 2011 oil on canvas painting "The Light," an underwater figure leans backward in a swimming pool - eyes closed, bubbles seeming to dribble from her mouth - as the pool's tiled edge wavers distinctly if blurrily above her. In "Unbound," an oil on canvas from the following year, a similar swimmer floats at an angle against a sun-dappled swimming-pool floor, but the pool's perimeter is now out of view.


  10. DVLF Awards Six Organizations Grants for LGBT InitiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... like Tough Mudders, Spartan races, and triathlons are the exercise regimens de rigueur, making running, cycling, swimming, and even obstacles par for the course on the More>> Whether we're scouring the Internet for new routes or badgering friends to ...


  11. Brian Sims: a oeIa m Running for Congress!aRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... like Tough Mudders, Spartan races, and triathlons are the exercise regimens de rigueur, making running, cycling, swimming, and even obstacles par for the course on the More>> Smart-phone-wielding millennials are all about storing their lives on ...


  12. How Birds, Fish go with the FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Science Blog

    ... In gauging the movements of this school, the researchers found that while a lone swimmer moves at a well-defined swimming speed, larger groups take one of two speeds. In "first gear," each swimmer traces out the same path through the fluid and goes ...


  13. Mac Miller - "Clubhouse" VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stereogum

    ... co-worker Eavvon O'Neal (real good guy) shot the entire thing on a GoPro. The clip finds Miller at an indoor swimming pool, spending quality time with a team of synchronized swimmers. He wears two gold chains while actually swimming, which can't be ...


  14. Hammondville swimmer's golden seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Liverpool City Champion

    ... Grohala, the reigning Surf Life Saving Sydney branch's under-15s lifesaver of the year, represents the Liverpool Swimming Club under the guidance of head coach Ben Tuxford. "It's been good to get some good results - it shows all the hard work is ...


  15. GB's Whiley lands a medal in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    Whiley booked a place at the International Triathlon Union Age Group World Championships in Chicago after an impressive result finished sixth in his age-group in the triathlon at Belvoir Castle back in May. Two months later he was invited to be part of the Great Britain team for the 50-54 year age group in Chicago. Whiley said: "It was a truly amazing experience.


  16. I won't go looking for a knockout: Vijender SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... but fun "But, my trainer Beard is world-class and ensures that I don't get exhausted due to boredom, so there's swimming, running, sparring all mixed up on different days. I have sparred with quite a few top boxers including a couple of WBO ...


  17. New boise state women's swim seam coaches hope to make splashRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Arbiter

    The Boise State University made a splash against Oregon State at the West Boise YMCA on Saturday Feb. 1. The Broncos defeated the Beavers 169-87. Devin Ferrell/The Arbiter The Boise State women's swimming and diving team has been involved in a bit of a shakeup with the team's coaching staff.


  18. Watch for shoulder, elbow pain during youth fall sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... when developing a bursitis. There are other sports that contribute to the shoulder rotator cuff injuries, including swimming, tennis and weight lifting, all of which can cause a shoulder impingement or tendonitis. Whether it's a dull ache or severe ...


  19. My dream is to reach an Olympic Games final'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... (Rosario). Achievements: Bronze medal in 100m at 2015 World Championship in Kazan, Russia (Argentina's first World Swimming Championship medal). Gold medal in 100m at 2015 Pan-American Games in Toronto, Canada. Silver medal in 200m at 2015 ...


  20. Bridport Lions' Swimarathon decades on still raising thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bridportnews.co.uk

    IN a tradition that has been going for more than 20 years members of the Bridport Lions have once again raised thousands for charity with their annual swimarathon. The event has already raised A 64,493 over the past 21 years and the 24 teams that took part on this occasion have already pledged A 4213 with more to come.