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  1. Asa Lundstrom crosses the finish line of the Ironman Lake Tahoe triathlon in first place last year.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    ... and I would do this year. That way we could support each other's training and one of us could relax. I really enjoy swimming, riding and running, and what an opportunity to take on a big challenge in our backyard."

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  2. How Doc Counsilman Continues To Influence Gary Hall Sr. As Coach At The Race ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    JACKSONVILLE, Florida, September 17. GARY Hall Sr. has been working hard to expand the brand of The Race Club, growing it from a team of future Olympians to a place where swimmers of all ages can improve themselves. In his video interview from the American Swim Coaches Association's World Clinic, Hall talked about opening a new branch of The Race Club in California and how the new site will mirror the goals of the original location in southern Florida.

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  3. Woodland Outdoor Wanderers to visit Chico's Bidwell ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... of the Yahi Trail. The trail passes atop a steep basalt canyon that drops 100 feet to Big Chico Creek. There are swimming holes along the way for those who would like to cool their feet or take a dip. The hike will also provide opportunities for ...

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  4. Runners' TrotsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Sporting News

    Urgency to defecate is a problem that sidelines an estimated 20 to 50% of people in running sports. Boston marathon champ Bill Rodgers once commented, "More marathons are won or lost in the porta-toilets than they are at the dinner table."

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  5. Edouard brings rip currentsRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | News 4 Jax

    ... INTO THE SHORE. ON THE BEACH A NICE DAY TO LAY OUT AND LOOK FOR BURIED TREASURES BUT CONDITIONS ARE NOT IDEAL FOR SWIMMING. THEY WILL BE PICKING UP AS WELL THE RISK FOR RUN OUTINGS AND RIP CURRENTS IS HIGH. RICHARD DESHAWN VISITING FROM JOHNSON ...

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  6. Indian Joe suffers a tragic injury, keeps his sense of humorRead the original story

    56 min ago | Bay Guardian

    ... through the ordeal. "I may be down, but I'm not out. The first bionic Indian!" he laughed. "I'm getting ready to go swimming," he jokingly told a neighbor later on, top hat in place, as his caretaker wheeled him toward the elevator on their way to ...

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  7. Novices, pros participate in 33rd annual YMCA TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lumina News

    Athletes will swim, bike and run their way through the Wilmington YMCA Triathlon Saturday, Sept. 27. The race will begin at 7 a.m. on Wrightsville Beach, across from the Blockade Runner Beach Resort.

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  8. Hundreds swim pier to pierRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lumina News

    ... that I decided to get back in the water and start training because I did not feel like I fulfilled all my goals in swimming," Peterson said. "This is a great local race and a good tune up for bigger open-water races to come. I just pushed the pace ...

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  9. Reader Submitted: CT Kidney Recipient Competes In National Transplant GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... gift mean to me." The Transplant Games include a variety of sports including basketball, bowling, cycling, golf, swimming, table tennis and many others. It was started as a way to get the word out about the important need for organ donation. Over ...

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  10. Tried-and-true Gucci opens Milan fashion week with hippy chic looks alongside up-and-comersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    Tried-and-true designers like Gucci opened up five days of womenswear previews for next spring and summer, alongside some hot, young talent -- Stella Jean and Fausto Puglesi, to name two -- who have gotten a firm leg up in recent seasons as Italy's fashion city has sought to energize the moda Milanese with new names. Vogue Italia dug deeper into the talent pool, showcasing a new generation of designers from their "Who's on Next" competition, showing off the creations during a cocktail hour.

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  11. Michael Jamieson targets Rio after Glasgow miseryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scotsman.com

    ... as he was among children thrilled to be in his company. "There are so many young kids here so excited about swimming and it's nice to be a part of that," he added. "Until the last week I hadn't made much of an effort because of that," he said. "I've ...

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  12. Underwater Puppies Plunge Into Cute Photo SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mashable

    It's a simple fact that puppies have brought people of all backgrounds together, causing the world to stop and collectively let out a high-pitched "aww!" Photographer Seth Casteel captured some cute moments for his recently released book, Underwater Puppies , a sequel to his highly successful original book, Underwater Dogs . Dog lovers can rest assured that the submerged puppies in this series were practicing their swimming skills when Casteel took these shots during swim lessons, where more than 1,500 pups have built their confidence while getting a bit of exercise.

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  13. Star guard Nick Stapleton headlines Carman-Ainsworth's 13th annual Athletics Hall of Fame Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Carman-Ainsworth High School will induct a new class of individuals and teams into its 13th annual Athletic Hall of Fame. "Every year, we have a tremendous turnout," said C-A Athletic Director Bob Root.

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  14. Morven Park Announces Ground-Breaking Celebration of the Expansion of ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    Equestrians from across the East Coast will gather at Morven Park on Friday, Sept. 19, to celebrate the recent official ground-breaking that began the complete renovation and expansion of a facility with a 50-year history of hosting international competitions.

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  15. Oliver pool goes to the dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Osoyoos Times

    Amber retrieves a ball from the Oliver swimming pool. She was one of the dogs enjoying a Doggy Swim before the pool shut down for the year.

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  16. USA Triathlon collegiate nationals headed to ClemsonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    USA Triathlon announced this week that the 2015 and 2016 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships will be held in Clemson. The 2015 event is scheduled for April 24 and April 25, and more than 120 collegiate clubs from across the United States are expected to compete in three events over two days of competition on the Clemson University campus.

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  17. I Have Weight on my Mind and It's About 430 PoundsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    Weight has been weighing on my mind recently. We are all still trying to shed the extra pounds of Christmas cookies and fruit cake Okay, so I gained a few, but that's nothing compared to what I have coming up professionally.

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  18. Qatar aim to soar high in IncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Qatari athletes, part of the Asian Games squad, take a walk around the Athletes Village in Incheon, South Korea yesterday. The Asian Games opening ceremony will take place tomorrow with 45 nations and territories competing in 36 sports ranging from athletics and swimming to kabaddi and sepak takraw.

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  19. Animals Gone WildRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... can be a challenge. But Daisy the puppy gets a life lesson from Simon the dog on this essential skill. A fat cat swimming with a life jacket on sounds pretty funny. It's even funnier when a news anchor can't control her laughter while reporting on ...

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  20. Old Dog, New TricksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Whoever said, "you can't teach an old dog new tricks", never participated in a triathlon. At any given race, the largest number of participants is usually found in the 35-50 year old age groups and athletes topping 60 years old are more and more common.

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