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  1. House of Fraser now stocking range of sports hijabs for Muslim womenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    House of Fraser is now stocking range of sports hijabs for Muslim women to wear during exercise for A 14.99 House of Fraser is now selling sports hijabs that are designed for women to wear while doing exercise, including swimming. The hijab covers the head and chest and is worn by Muslim women after the onset of puberty as a sign of modesty in the presence of men who are outside their immediate family.

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  2. YMCA honors volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UnionvilleTimes.com

    Awards were given to volunteers in the Y's three focus areas; Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility. The Y recognized Fred Gunther, from the Believe and Achieve Foundation, and Delaware Children's Charity, with the Service to Youth Award for their efforts on behalf of children in the community.

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  3. Bank link gives swimmers major boostRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A SWIMMING club is celebrating a fruitful relationship with a bank that has helped it grow and develop a competition-winning squad. A scheme that matches pound-for-pound funds raised by Barclays Bank employees has helped Northallerton Amateur Swimming Club raise almost A 10,000 over the last five years.

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  4. Canadian Olympic medallist Weinberger qualifies for swim worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Canada's Richard Weinberger, seen here celebrating his bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics, qualified for the upcoming swimming world championship. Canadian Richard Weinberger, a bronze medallist in the open-water swim at the London Olympics, has booked his ticket to this summer's FINA World Swimming Championships.

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  5. Blue whales lack the ability to avoid cargo shipsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... by a ship's propeller. In the study, the whales sank at about a half a meter per second and showed no evidence for swimming laterally to avoid the ship. In most cases, this was barely fast enough to get out of the ship's way. ( View GPS data from a ...

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  6. Former Stanford swim, water polo coach heads to hall of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Former Stanford swimming and water polo Jim Gaughran has been selected for enshrinement into the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an Honor Coach. Gaughran joins five other coaches from the illustrious Stanford program into the Hall of Fame -- Skip Kenny , George Haines , Richard Quick , and the husband and wife team of Ernst & Greta Brandsten .

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  7. Swiss, Belarus earn 2nd win at hockey worldsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... Magazine's Fight for Perfection issue, Robert Sanchez writes about Michael Andrew, the controversial 16-year-old swimming sensation who is being groomed to be the next Michael Phelps. Olympic bronze medalist Erin Hamlin is one of 14 sliders selected ...

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  8. Tonight: Water restrictions; trial changes to Ravenswood rail crossing go before Menlo Park councilRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Almanac

    ... to give the staff permission to negotiate with Menlo Swim & Sport for renewal of its contract to manage the city's swimming pools. The regular meeting is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at the Civic Center (701 Laurel St.) It ...

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  9. Aruba.it Racing Ducati Rider Giugliano Set To Return To Action At ImolaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Roadracing World

    ... I'm feeling quite good but over the last two months I've been unable to train as I normally would, only doing some swimming and rehabilitation. Obviously the level of physical preparation is not as it was when I arrived at Phillip Island, but we'll ...

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  10. Mingus boys tennis wraps up regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Verde Independent

    ... them could have made as a singles player. This was Novak's first year coaching tennis, but he has been an assistant swimming coach in the fall for the past several years. He said this is similar to the AIA's rule for the state swimming meet. "In ...

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  11. Spectator invades diving championships and jumps off boardRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | ITV

    An intruder made a splash at this weekend's Diving World Series when he leapt into the pool from one of the diving boards in front of an unimpressed crowd at the London Aquatics Centre. The man emerged from the audience wearing a tracksuit and then tussled with security staff as he scuttled up the steps while undressing, before jumping off the diving board in a small pair of swimming trunks.

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  12. North Dakota starts process to find new nicknameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... coach of 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, is taking charge of Arizona State's men's and women's swimming programs. The last three defendants in the death of a Florida A&M drum major were convicted of manslaughter and hazing Friday, ...

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  13. Pool-fee increase will hurt pensioners, Gander swim instructor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Newfoundland and Labrador government revealed in last week's budget it will be increasing fees for three provincially-run swimming pools - an increase a swimming instructor warns will stop seniors from taking her Gander class. "I think it's terrible, to lean on the seniors like that," water fitness instructor Gerry Primm told CBC's Crosstalk .

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  14. Female lifeguards in China fitted with 'hidden' cameras to deter sex-pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    No diving, bombing... or groping: Female lifeguards in China fitted with 'hidden' cameras to deter sex-pest swimmers who pretend to drown An all-female lifeguard team who help to save drowning tourists in some of China's most dangerous rapids have been fitted with cameras to stop men from groping them. The cameras were given to the White Swan Women's Rafting Rescue Team, who work around rapids in Sanmenxia canyon in Henan province in central China.

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  15. Darien Kids Groove For A Good CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Darien Daily Voice

    ... the students were visited by Obie Harrington-Howes, who started his foundation after being paralyzed in a swimming accident in 1997. He helped them learn about living with a disability, and the work that the foundation does to help people. He ...

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  16. SEA Games: Singapore to field record 748 athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A total of 748 athletes will represent Singapore for the SEA Games in June, surpassing 1993's 483-strong contingent. President Tony Tan Keng Yam meets swimmers representing Singapore at this year's SEA Games on Apr 15, 2015.

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  17. Stat Guy: Class of 2015 by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    ... That fall, volleyball won its first national championship since 1988 by defeating the Oregon Ducks. In March, men's swimming and diving won its first national title since 2010 - its 11th total. 169: Losses by the major three men's sports. Baseball, ...

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  18. Youphoria's Sports And Travel Towel Is Aimed At SwimmersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    Canton, GA -- Youphoria Yoga , located north of Atlanta Georgia, currently announced the release of their Youphoria Sport Microfiber Travel and Sports Towel which has features intended for a variety of uses including swimming and outdoor activities. Youphoria Yoga is most highly concerned with the satisfaction of its costumers and has a satisfaction guarantee as its owner states,"Our company is concerned with the gratification of all people from our products."

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  19. Bullfrog swimmers win leagueRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... "Our swimmers have worked so hard and absolutely deserve these titles. I've said this before, but the sport of swimming is so special in so many ways, pushing these high school athletes to limits they didn't know they were capable of, physically and ...

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  20. $10 million for Jones Beach improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | South Shore Record

    ... which is one of the busiest parks in New York state. According to the 2020 plan, Jones Beach is the largest ocean swimming facility in the country. Last May, New York state unveiled a plan to repair existing infrastructure in the park and to provide ...

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