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Corey Griffin, 27, who helped popularise the ice bucket challenge internet craze, drowned at the weekend Griffin had helped raise $100,000 at a charity function on Nantucket Island on Friday night, and reports say that at 2am he dived off a wharf into water and got into trouble.
5 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows.
7 hrs ago | TwinCities
Since the age of 7, Jonathon McCarthy has been a swimmer. At the age of 15, he opened a private swim school.
11 hrs ago | Suria
Record-breaking Olympian Michael Phelps will swim his first international meet since coming out of retirement at this week's Pan Pacific Championships as he seeks a return to winning ways.
Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin is being treated for a back problem, putting her in doubt for the Pan Pacific championships which start Thursday.
"I'm really liking what I see there," he said. "They're picking things up quick and they're really trying hard.
Chris Walker-Hebborn has added the European title to his Commonwealth gold after winning the 100m backstroke title in Berlin Great Britain claimed three gold medals at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin on Tuesday night as they smashed the world record in the mixed 4x100 metres medley.
Staff were forced to close the pool after being left thigh deep in water after heavy rainfall hit the area on Friday, August 8. The contaminated floodwater had to be pumped out of the building, meaning the facility was closed for more than a week.
This is Emily Chong's routine, rain or shine, winter or summer: Wake up, eat breakfast, cycle to Hyde Park, jump in a lake, swim a bit, fuel up with a second breakfast, cycle to work.
Fernando Robles, 45, of Chico, gives a hug to lifeguard Derek Tenckhoff after Tenckhoff helped rescue him at Sycamore Pool in Bidwell Park on Monday.
United States basketball national team head coach Mike Krzyzewski, third from right, from talks to players during practice at Christl Arena at the U.S. .
Saturday's stormy weather made it tough for search teams looking for a missing man at Lavon Lake.
Pachi the porcupine is unveiled as the new mascot for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in Toronto, July 17, 2013.
Today, members of that same community have come to Boyd's aid, working to help lift him up in his battle with cancer.
He kept it up through middle school and during his years at Seneca High School. By the time he was 23, the Pendleton man had a pack-a-day habit.
Teen Bobbi Gichard has swum into medal contention for tonight's final on the opening day of action in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games in China.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:48 pm
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