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A swim in the Irish Sea

According to Maika, in Japan if the sea temperature plunges below 23C, competitive swimming is called off. Oh dear, I told her, if that were the case here in the north of England, we’d never go near the sea. 533 more words


Round up of events part two - Swim, bike and run

So alongside training my horses, last year I decided to join a triathlon club and take up swimming lessons, I needed to improve in all 3 phases as I wasn’t particularly good at any of them! 507 more words


Training tenacity 

For the past 7 months, Z had spent 4-10 hours a week on swimming. Some people wondered why we poured so much time in this sport because it was either being the best or be nothing. 236 more words


Man drowns trying to save swimmer at Outer Banks

CAPE HATTERAS, N.C. — A 63-year-old man drowned in the Outer Banks on Monday after getting caught in a strong rip current trying to save another swimmer. 62 more words