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A swim with sea turtles is a dream come true - News - Virgin Islands Daily News

A swim with sea turtles is a dream come true - News - Virgin Islands Daily News | Swim World News | Scoop.it
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School Official: Tougher Pool Rules Could Lead Schools To Abandon Swim Instruction

School Official: Tougher Pool Rules Could Lead Schools To Abandon Swim Instruction | Swim World News | Scoop.it
A bill mandating more stringent safety requirements for school swimming programs could wind up putting more children at risk, a physical education supervisor told lawmakers Thursday.
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Hopewell High School swim coach accused of sex with student

Hopewell High School swim coach accused of sex with student | Swim World News | Scoop.it
Hopewell High School volunteer swim coach David Mackenzie Haynes arrested and charged with three felony counts of sexual activity with a student.
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Sponsor putting up $150K for GP swim prizes

Sponsor putting up $150K for GP swim prizes | Swim World News | Scoop.it
The top three finishers in individual Olympic-distance swimming events at the Grand Prix Series will receive prize money.
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Kay Hawn, youth swim team coordinator, named University Heights Citizen of the Year

Kay Hawn, youth swim team coordinator, named University Heights Citizen of the Year | Swim World News | Scoop.it
Kay Hawn, coordinator of the Purvis Park Piranhas swim team, was recognized as 2012 Citizen of the Year at the University Heights City Council meeting Dec. 17.
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Highlands Ranch swim coach banned for sexual misconduct allegations

Highlands Ranch swim coach banned for sexual misconduct allegations | Swim World News | Scoop.it
A Highlands Ranch swim coach has been banned for life by USA Swimming, the national governing organization of swim clubs that grooms future Olympians.
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Industry News: SwimmerBuddy Sets Eyes on Giving Every Swimmer a Buddy to Swim With | SWIMMING WORLD

Industry News: SwimmerBuddy Sets Eyes on Giving Every Swimmer a Buddy to Swim With | SWIMMING WORLD | Swim World News | Scoop.it
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Olympic gold medalist to swim on high school team

Olympic gold medalist to swim on high school team | Swim World News | Scoop.it

"Five-time Olympic medalist Missy Franklin will swim for her high school team at Regis Jesuit in Aurora, Colo., during her senior year."

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At least 280 turn out to swim with Santa Claus Saturday

At least 280 turn out to swim with Santa Claus Saturday | Swim World News | Scoop.it
For the second time in Lake Havasu City, at least 280 people of all ages turned out to swim with Santa at the Aquatic Center. Last year was the first year, which drew about 300.
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People evacuated from swim school after chlorine leak

People evacuated from swim school after chlorine leak | Swim World News | Scoop.it
A chlorine leak Sunday at Foss Swim School in Chanhassen resulted in an evacuation at the facility and resulted in four people being taken to area hospitals for exams, according to a report in the StarTribune.
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SWIMMING: France's Camille just misses world record

SWIMMING: France's Camille just misses world record | Swim World News | Scoop.it
BERLIN: Olympic champion Camille Muffat missed the world 400 metres freestyle record by just one hundredth of a second on Sunday as she stormed to victory at Berlin's short-course World Cup meet.
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Swim coach to run Newport Beach Triathlon for Jessie Rees

Swim coach to run Newport Beach Triathlon for Jessie Rees | Swim World News | Scoop.it
News: Swim coach to run Newport Beach Triathlon for Jessie Rees | dedeaux, year, jessie, coach, last, time, beach, triathlon, newport, girl...
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Raw: Thousands of sharks swim down Fla. coast

Raw: Thousands of sharks swim down Fla. coast | Swim World News | Scoop.it
WPTV in Florida reports beaches in the Palm Beach area are closed, because thousands of sharks are swimming off the coast. NOTE: Video is silent. (March 6)
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Inmates: 'We did something any good person would do'

Inmates: 'We did something any good person would do' | Swim World News | Scoop.it
A group of inmates dove into frigid water to try and save a pair of boys after their canoe capsized on Salmon Creek.
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12th Annual Polar Bear Swim | WIVB.com

12th Annual Polar Bear Swim | WIVB.com | Swim World News | Scoop.it
It was a beautiful sunny, 65 degree day in the middle of January, perfect for the 12th Annual Polar Swim many took part in Sunday afternoon.
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Swimmers Brave Cold 1.5-Mile Swim From Alcatraz To Aquatic Park - CBS San Francisco

Swimmers Brave Cold 1.5-Mile Swim From Alcatraz To Aquatic Park - CBS San Francisco | Swim World News | Scoop.it
About 26 well-trained swimmers braved the cool waters of San Francisco Bay Saturday morning for a wintertime swim from Alcatraz Island to Aquatic Park.
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Claims against Highlands Ranch swim coach unfounded, Douglas County investigation finds

Claims against Highlands Ranch swim coach unfounded, Douglas County investigation finds | Swim World News | Scoop.it
Douglas County Sheriffs investigators looked into allegations that a Highlands Ranch swim coach engaged in sexual misconduct with a minor and decided they were unfounded.
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Water babies: Twins who can swim a length at just nine months old

Water babies: Twins who can swim a length at just nine months old | Swim World News | Scoop.it
William and Ellenita Trykush can swim 25-metres despite being too young to walk. Their mother Charlotte, from Cirencester, Gloucestershire, said swimming comes naturally to them.
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Swim coaches Schubert, Jewell cleared of allegations after Golden West investigation

Swim coaches Schubert, Jewell cleared of allegations after Golden West investigation | Swim World News | Scoop.it
Sports: Swim coaches Schubert, Jewell cleared of allegations after Golden West investigation | jewell, schubert, west, golden, rianda, investigation, college, allegations, inappropriate, swim...
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Olympic Legend Matt Biondi To Make Masters Swimming Debut in Long Beach | SWIMMING WORLD

Olympic Legend Matt Biondi To Make Masters Swimming Debut in Long Beach | SWIMMING WORLD | Swim World News | Scoop.it

"LONG BEACH, California, November 29. OLYMPIC legend Matt Biondi is getting the itch for competitive racing again, suiting up for this weekend's Southern Pacific Masters Swimming long course meters championships."

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Athletic Business Newswire - School Removes P.E. Swim Curriculum After Drowning

Athletic Business Newswire - School Removes P.E. Swim Curriculum After Drowning | Swim World News | Scoop.it

Manchester (Conn.) High School's pool has been shut down and its physical education swimming unit removed indefinitely, following the Nov. 21 drowning of a freshman boy.

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Shore's Toll 'Worse Than We Thought'

Shore's Toll 'Worse Than We Thought' | Swim World News | Scoop.it
Nearly three weeks after Sandy came ashore on the New Jersey coast, some of the beach towns that made this area famous remain largely empty and dark, shells of their bustling summer selves.
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Venice flooding: Tourists swim as Italian city drowns

Venice flooding: Tourists swim as Italian city drowns | Swim World News | Scoop.it
On Nov. 12, reports about Venice came flooding in that the Italian city is now 70 percent underwater.
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Warriors Swimming and Diving: Persnickety Peterson wins twice

Reilly Peterson had nothing nice to say.
She said her butterfly was awful in the 200-yard individual medley. She said her start in the 100 freestyle was slow and she needs to improve a lot.
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