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2 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

Exmouth swimmers make their mark in lake District

Four long distance swimmers from Exmouth Swimming and Life Saving Society travelled to the Lake District to compete in two races organised by the British Long Distance Swimming Association, writes Ian Lang.

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6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

In this Dec. 6, 2013 file photo, Eastside Catholic quarterback Harley Kirsch, right, winces moments before being hit by Bellevue's Ryan Bowman, left, in the second half of the Class 3A high school football championship in Tacoma, Wash.

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6 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Swimming gold medallist dives in for open day

SWINDON swimming star Jazz Carlin will be showing off her medals at the Link Centre's annual open day on Saturday.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Swimming: Full speed ahead for Jones

When Cape Cod Swim Club director Marc Solomon talks about Jarrett Jones of Falmouth, the first thing he mentions is Jones' physical ability.

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The New Zealand Herald

Gold medal swimmer Ye enrolls in top China college

The 2012 London Games champion in the women's 200- and 400-meter medleys registered this week at Beijing's prestigious Tsinghua University under a government program waiving the grueling entrance exam for outstanding athletes.

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Langley Times

'Real' anglers stay away when sockeye running on Fraser

One of the great ironies of recreational sockeye fishing in the Fraser River is that in a season of large returns such as this year's, many "real" anglers stay away.

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Daily Chronicle

Sycamore teacher, DeKalb swim coach arrested on sex assault charges

SYCAMORE – A Sycamore High School teacher who also coached boys' and girls' swim teams for DeKalb and Sycamore high schools has been placed on leave after her arrest on sexual assault charges, officials said.

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Switched

Crocodile Bites 2 Swimmers In Florida, Believed To Be First Attack On Humans In The U.S.

Two people in Florida were bitten by a crocodile in an attack that may have been the first of its kind.

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BBC News

Swimming hero plea to find young fan

Scottish Commonwealth swimming champion Ross Murdoch has appealed for help in finding a boy who wrote to him after his triumph at the 2014 Glasgow Games.

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Sutton Guardian

Missed out: Henry Choong finished 11th in the Youth Olympic Games pentathlon

A medal might have eluded Whitgift School pupil Henry Choong at the Youth Olympic Games, but the modern pentathlon starlet insists he will be better for his Nanjing adventure.

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The Bennington Banner

3 bodies of family members found in Oregon lake

It was supposed to be a pleasant lakeside picnic for a 42-year-old mother, her 25-year-old daughter, teenage son and 3-year-old grandson.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The News-Press

USC investigating player's claim he saved nephew

USC investigating Josh Shaw's claim about saving nephew Coach Steve Sarkisian says he has no reason to believe that Shaw's story is untrue.

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WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

High school athletes swimming for 24 hours to fight childhood cancer

Jack Bartosz was a competitor--fighting cancer for seven long years before he passed away from neuroblastoma in 2012.

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CBC News

3 people rescued near Lynn Canyon suspension bridge

Fire crews have rescued three swimmers near Lynn Canyon suspension bridge, after they jumped from rocks under the bridge, plunging six metres.

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Asbury Park Press

Rip currents lead to swimming banRip currents lead to swimming...

Rip currents lead to swimming ban It's beautiful again today and the ocean is once again a risky place for swimming.

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Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Swimming coach takes on the channel

A SWIMMING coach took to the waves battling against rough seas and jellyfish to cross the channel and raise cash for charity.

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Forbes.com

Why The Ice Bucket Challenge Can Kill

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Muskego

girls swimming team wins meet, gives coach a successful return

Heidi Szczupakiewicz always knew she would return to coaching, but she probably did not expect such a golden opportunity to come her way.

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The Fresno Bee

USC's Shaw jumps from second floor to save nephew

Shaw was named a team captain on Saturday and later that night was attending a family function at a cousin's apartment in his hometown of Palmdale when he saw his nephew, who can't swim, struggling in the pool.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Somerset Valley YMCA Announces New Head Swim Coach

The Somerset Valley YMCA is pleased to announce the promotion of swim coach Dan Roth to the position of director of competitive aquatics for the Bridgewater Branch and head swim coach for the YMCA's nationally-ranked swim team.

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