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Special Olympics gold medalist swimmer Derek Warren waiting for Worlds invite |  High School

Special Olympics gold medalist swimmer Derek Warren waiting for Worlds invite | High School

Gold medals hung around his neck as the extremely tall and slender swimmer looked around the pool deck. No, it wasn’t Michael Phelps. It was Derek Warren, a 6-foot-7 23-year old from Akron. Warren took home three gold medals from the 2022 US Special Olympics in Orlando, Florida, on June 5-9. He competed in the …

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Australia ends world swimming titles with 17 medals, Mollie O’Callgahan wins sixth medal in women’s medley relay

Australia ends world swimming titles with 17 medals, Mollie O’Callgahan wins sixth medal in women’s medley relay

Mollie O’Callaghan has taken her week’s individual haul of world swimming championship medals to six but the Dolphins star couldn’t quite deliver Australia one final golden flourish in Budapest. World swimming titles Australians in finals on day eight Women’s 4x100m medley relay – silver – Kaylee McKeown, Jenna Strauch, Brianna Throssell, Mollie O’Callaghan Men’s 4x100m …

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Swimming during weekend heat risky, officials urge caution.

Swimming during weekend heat risky, officials urge caution.

Officials in Washington State are begging residents to use extreme caution if their plans include swimming during this weekend’s heat spike. Despite temperatures that are expected to range about 10-15 degrees higher than typical for this time of year, water temperatures will still be very cold, making hypothermia a real risk. Hypothermia becomes a risk …

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Swimmer Wins Bronze Medal While Father Fights in Ukraine

Swimmer Wins Bronze Medal While Father Fights in Ukraine

budapest, hungary — Elite swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk doesn’t know if his father was able to see him winning a medal for Ukraine at the swimming world championships. Romanchuk’s father is fighting in the east of Ukraine, where pockets of resistance are still denying Russia full military control of the region almost four months after it …

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Artesia man wins US Masters Swimming event |  Local Sports

Artesia man wins US Masters Swimming event | Local Sports

James Vaughan, a 75-year-old Artesia veteran, won the Men’s 200-yard Medley Relay at the US Masters Swimming 2022 Spring Nationals event in San Antonio, Texas back in late April. A Vietnam War veteran, Vaughan was deployed in October 1968 and was in Vietnam until November 1969 with the First Reconnaissance Battalion of the United States …

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Students, faculty and staff can no longer swim at Robinson’s swimming pools |  Student Life

Students, faculty and staff can no longer swim at Robinson’s swimming pools | Student Life

Robinson Center’s swimming pools have been closed to all students, faculty and staff at the University of Kansas since June 1, according to an email from University spokeswoman Erinn Barcomb-Peterson. This University’s decision to stop providing open swim hours comes both due to difficulty hiring lifeguards and due to the Department of Health, Sport and …

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