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Q: Why Do You Clear Your Throat So Goddamn Much?

A: Because it’s fun and I get a kick out of annoying you?

Actually, I’m not really sure. According to the Google-box excessive throat clearing is usually the result of allergies, which I do have in various shades. 220 more words

Shout Outs

Swimming: The key to a healthy heart.

Many of you reading this would have most likely left school with the ability to swim, however recent statistics show that 45% of children aged between seven and eleven leave primary school unable to swim the length of an average sized pool without an aid. 238 more words


Ellen Groeneveld takes on final year as KU swimmer

By Kasey Cauto

Ellen Groeneveld is taking on her last year as distance freestyle and mid-distance backstroke swimmer on the KU swim team. She began swimming at the age of eight years old, and fell in love with the sport instantly. 430 more words


Asheville hiring coaches

Asheville High has openings for a junior varsity baseball coach and assistant swimming coach.

Candidates are asked to contact Cougars athletic director Rex Wells at rex.wells@asheville.k12.nc.us. 16 more words


Hair & Skin Care For Swimmers

Swimming in chlorinated water can have harmful effects on your hair and skin as anyone who swims regularly will tell you. Frequent swimmers should take serious consideration over their hair and skin care routine. 508 more words


Thursday's WNC scores

Coaches, please report your scores by calling 232-5863, 232-5866 or 232-5867. Box scores may also be e-mailed to apearson@citizen-times.com and jbaker2@citizen-times.com.



An Ideal Vacation

Here’s my idea of the ideal vacation:

Get up a little before dawn and head to the beach in your swimsuit and goggles. As the sun rises, dive in and do a 30-60 minutes open water swim. 956 more words