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51 min ago | CBS Local

Family Seeks Shutdown Of South Jersey Beach Where Man Drowned

The family of a Pennsylvania man who drowned at the ocean when the sand allegedly gave way beneath his feet in 2012 has sued to seek the closure of that part of the beach.

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5 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

2014 Commonwealth Games gold and silver for Leeds's own Brownlee brothers

Alistair Brownlee beat brother Jonny to Commonwealth Games gold as England completed a dream day in the triathlon at Strathclyde Country Park.

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9 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Kim Kardashian shares North West took her first steps after week of swimming lessons

Kim Kardashian shared a milestone moment in her daughter with husband Kanye West's life - she took her first steps.

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10 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

14-year-old Darwen swimmer gets Commonwealth games campaign under way

NIAMH Robinson finished in fifth place in her heat in the 50m breaststroke as she got her Commonwealth Games campaign under way.

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10 hrs ago | Oxford Times

Swimmer's dream fulfilled with help from jelly babies

A MEDICAL student who swam 21 miles across the Channel has told how jelly babies and a determination to raise money for charity got her through the gruelling challenge.

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12 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

New coaching team for swimming club

LEDBURY and District Amateur club have revealed a new two-man lead coaching team to cover all their training sessions and events.

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16 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Coast deaths highest in four years

The number of people who died along Britain's coast in 2013 was the highest in four years, the RNLI said, as it launches a campaign calling on people to Respect the Water.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Messenger Newspapers

Athletes take the Games spotlight

Athletes will take to sports fields, courts, track and pool as the first day of Commonwealth Games competitions gets under way.

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Wall Street Journal

Gwen Jorgensen: From Accountant to No. 1 Triathlete

Gwen Jorgensen was working as an Ernst & Young accountant when she received an unusual recruiting pitch: Why not try triathlon? The pitch came from credible quarters-USA Triathlon, the sport's governing body in America.

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Brandon Sun

Canada's Lacroix back in form at Commonwealth Games after dealing with anxiety

The butterfly specialist was coming off a string of poor results and on edge emotionally as the pressure to make Canada's Olympic swim team for the 2012 London Games mounted.

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Sheffield Star

Death of man found in lake is 'not suspicious'

The death of a man in a Doncaster lake is not being treated as suspicious, a police spokesman has confirmed this afternoon.

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BeverageDaily

Beetroot juice may boost aerobic fitness for swimmers

A daily glass of beetroot juice may boost the aerobic fitness of swimmers, reports a new study that supports the sports nutrition potential of beetroot previously reported for cycling, walking, and running.

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The Northern Echo

Man's body recovered from the Tees at Stockton in search for missing swimmer

A specialist dive team has been searching for 20-year-old Zimabwean student David Zikhali - who disappeared after getting into difficulty while swimming across the river with friends.

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Banburycake.co.uk

I'm racing to win again - Jonny

Freed from the pressure of maintaining a remarkable podium streak, Jonny Brownlee has vowed to take the race to brother Alistair in Thursday's Commonwealth Games triathlon.

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This is Wiltshire

Commonwealth Games: Jazz primed for her 'home' Games

JAZZ Carlin is determined to enjoy her 'home' Games at Glasgow 2014 after being denied the opportunity to race at London 2012 by illness.

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WFTV Orlando

Man accused of groping swimmers at Florida resort says it was 'misunderstanding'

A man who was arrested and is accused of inappropriately touching multiple people in the wave pool at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon bonded out of jail Monday night.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Castanet.net

Teenager swims English Channel

A 19-year-old from Swift Current, Sask., has successfully swum across the English Channel to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation of Canada.

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Air Force Times

Olympian credits surviving ATV accident to training with Marine vet

Six-time Olympic gold medal swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen smiles and gestures June 18 as she is transferred to her room after arriving at Craig Hospital, in Englewood, Colo.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

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Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach Beachgoers got an unwelcome surprise amidst the white sands and relaxing waves on Sunday evening.

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Thorne Today

Body found in Doncaster quarry lake

Police divers this afternoon recovered the body a young man who went missing while swimming in a Doncaster lake last night.

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