Swimming Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Summer programme is great for making new friends and learning new skillsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Worksop Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Young people in Lincolnshire looking for outdoor adventures, CV tips and the chance to meet new friends this summer still have time to sign up for the National Citizen Service programme.

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  2. Phelps hoping Rio swansong hits the right notesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... from party boy to family man. He reconnected with his estranged father, who was in the stands at the U.S. swimming trials watching his son qualify for a fifth Olympic team, and in May his fiancee Nicole gave birth to their son Boomer. While Phelps ...

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  3. St. John the Baptist Church prepares for parish picnicRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Families for Forty Fort Park will hold a Luau at the Pool at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5. There will be a luau party, swimming, dancing and games. Other activities planned at Forty Fort Park include a sleepover at the park Aug. 19-20. Families are invited ...

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  4. Campbell wants Rio gold, not recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... Cusack said. "For the super-suit era, the sooner it can be erased, the better. It was just a tumultuous time in swimming history and what it did at the time was it made a bit of a joke out of world record standards. It really discriminated against ...

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  5. The tale of the taperRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Their path to peak performance is a tale of fortitude, stamina, sheer hard work - and also body shaving to transform the hairy men in briefs into smooth-skinned warriors of the pool. As Michael Phelps, the 18 times Olympic gold medallist preparing to make another splash in Rio, wrote in his 2008 book 'No Limits': Tapering is the process, also common to distance athletes, where weeks and months of hard training are allowed to tail off to give the body more time to rest before the burst of competition.

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  6. Pennsylvania man headed to Olympics as decathlon coachRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " Nate Davis fondly recalls the sign along Route 56 welcoming drivers to the home of Johnny Weissmuller, who was famous for his movie role as Tarzan and as an Olympic gold medal winning swimmer. The University of Wisconsin assistant track and field coach will head to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro as coach of Team USA decathlete Zach Ziemek, a recent Wisconsin graduate.

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  7. Jersey City cooling centers open through WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... ies if necessary. A schedule of pool and sprinkler locations can be found on the city's website at jerseycitynj.gov/swimming/sprinklers/.

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  8. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Limassol has much to offer, located between the two ancient cities Amathus and Kourion. It is not only brimming with rich historical and cultural sites, but it's also buzzing with lively bars, clubs and restaurants and, of course, boasts a long stretch of beaches with the two ports, marina and the new promenade.

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  9. Five star show as Lanark Amateur Swimming Club take seven medals from Aberdeen eventRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Five Lanark Amateur Swimming Club swimmers took seven medals and broke several records at the three-day Scottish Summer Meet in Aberdeen. Om the 12/13 age group Mark Ford was in outstanding form, reeling off four wins in the 50m butterfly , 100m butterfly , 100m backstroke and 50m backstroke in a time of 29.59 seconds, which was a new 13-year-old boys' West District record.

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  10. Editorial: More credit to PH's Rio athletes, coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    They are flag bearer Ian Lariba of table tennis; Mary Joy Tabal, Filipino-American Eric Shauwn Cray, and Marestella Torres Sunang of athletics; Charly Suarez and Rogen Ladon of boxing; Miguel Luis Tabuena of golf; Jasmine Alkhaldi and Jessie Khing Lacuna of swimming; Kirstie Elaine Alora of taekwondo; and Hidilyn Diaz and Nestor Colonia of weightlifting. Everybody else lauded President Rodrigo Duterte's gracious hosting of the Rio-bound delegation through a simple send-off rites at the Rizal Hall in Malacanang Palace last Monday.

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  11. Days of swimming and dancing in SmethwickRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

    ... Baths in Smethwick. It brought back so many happy memories for me. I am now 90 years old. Pre-war, we did our swimming lessons there, from Waterloo Road Girls School. In wartime, my teen years, we danced to the Fred Hobson Band, it was a lovely ...

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  12. The Sailfish blow the competition out of the waterRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... with not having to travel too far, the team will have other technical advantages that come with the comforts of swimming in their home pool, which has raised expectations for the team. 'If we perform the same way we did at our home meet there is no ...

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  13. Rio Olympics 2016: Michael Phelps chases final gold after winning his biggest battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Age

    Exclusive interview. The most decorated Olympian in history tells Oliver Brown he has beaten the bottle and been reconciled with his father It is with great pride that Michael Phelps claims he will answer anything.

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  14. Tegan Higginbotham: The 10 'facts' you may not know about the Olympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Age

    ... removed from the Olympic schedule, such as duelling pistols, tug-of-war and, the craziest of all, solo synchronised swimming where competitors had the difficult task of being synchronised a with themselves. But it's the sports vying to be included ...

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  15. Italy's Florence hosts first-ever Down syndrome "Olympics"Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    ... the week here fighting for gold in a series of categories from athletics to fusbol, judo, rhythmic gymnastics, swimming, synchronised swimming, tennis and table tennis. The athletes taking part are dubbed T21s, named after the most common form of ...

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  16. Five excuses keeping you from a healthy summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    ... in the heat. For those who might want to avoid these hassles, Palomaa has two ways to circumvent the heat: swimming and morning exercise. Plenty of pools, even outdoor ones, have lap lanes. If you don't know how to swim, Palomaa suggests learning ...

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  17. 'Don't jump': Police warn swimmers from diving into Hampshire riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Echo

    Officers say they have received a lot of reports of people jumping off the bridge at The Causeway in Romsey and into the River Test. They say jumping into the river and swimming in it near to the memorial park poses dangers as there is broken glass and old scrap metal at the bottom.

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  18. Are pool workouts the next big thing? Swimwear giant Speedo is working on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... if Speedo Fit takes off, Speedo will be selling a lot more accessories -- like water shoes. Yes. Water shoes.) "Swimming is the ultimate fitness regimen and we saw an opportunity to get a lot more people to enjoy the benefits of being in the water." ...

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  19. Brandi ChastainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cupertino Courier

    ... Friday. He's already gone through Santa Clara's all-sports camp this summer and also participates in soccer and swimming. He has three more camps before school begins. "When he seems to be run down we do not push him at all," Smith said. "The ...

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  20. These natural-looking swimming holes are easy on the eyes and the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Boston.com

    ... House Pools in Ashfield, Massachusetts, has a portfolio that includes some of the most exquisite and eclectic "swimming holes" - as he affectionately calls them - on sites from Cape Cod to Vermont's Green Mountains. "I was trained at the Rhode ...

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