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Swimming

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  • For our heroic surfers, pier fishing that lures sharks needs to go

    For our heroic surfers, pier fishing that lures sharks needs to go
    I'm paddling through the playground of the great white shark about 100 yards offshore, just south of Manhattan Beach Pier, straight out from that first lifeguard stand, roughly the site of Saturday's attack. My Walden Pond. Well, maybe that's a little...
  • Divers search for swimmer submerged near Abalone Cove Shoreline Park

    Divers search for swimmer submerged near Abalone Cove Shoreline Park
    Divers were searching Wednesday afternoon for a swimmer who was submerged in the ocean near Abalone Cove Shoreline Park in Rancho Palos Verdes, officials said. The U.S. Coast Guard, lifeguards and divers have been looking for the swimmer since 2:55 p.m....
  • Three swimmers saved from rip current

    A Newport Beach resident caught a dramatic ocean rescue on video Monday afternoon when a lifeguard saved three young swimmers from a rip current and waves that could have smashed them into a jetty. Joe Bowerbank went to the beach to watch the powerful...
  • Mother teaches local children importance of pool safety

    Florida loses more children younger than 5 to drowning than any other state, according to the Florida Department of Health but Boynton Beach mother Kristy Wexler would like to change those statistics. The Spanish River High School and Florida Atlantic...
  • Visitors, colleagues pay respects to Newport Beach lifeguard who died

    Visitors, colleagues pay respects to Newport Beach lifeguard who died
    The waters were rough, but the day was warm and cloudless in Newport Beach, a summer Monday like so many others, taken in by countless beachgoers — only interrupted here and there by scattered reminders that a day earlier a man charged with...
  • Virginia Crusaders on mission for third Mason-Dixon title as season starts Saturday | Community news

    The Virginia Crusaders open their 2014 season at home Saturday night with one objective in mind — a three-peat. The Peninsula-based powerhouse has steamrolled to the last two Mason-Dixon Football League titles. And barring a calamity, head coach...
  • Wiltondale Warriors host historic swim meet [Towson]

    Wiltondale Warriors host historic swim meet [Towson]
    Nearly 58 years to the day of its grand opening in 1956, Wiltondale Pool hosted its first-ever swim meet on June 30, opening the gates to Campus Cabana's swim team, the Seahorses, of Campus Hills. The grounds were decorated with homemade signs cheering...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Golas Is Eastern Hall Of Fame Selection

    A winner of 102 races in dual meet competition over a four-year career, Amy Golas has become the first representative of the Eastern Connecticut State University intercollegiate swim program to be selected for induction into the E-Club Athletic Hall of...
  • Coopersburg's DiLeo a standout in a unique sport

    Nick DiLeo's passion for the swimming pool has earned him national recognition. DiLeo, who is from Coopersburg and is a product of The Hill School, was named an All-American for water polo. "It means a lot. Making the transition from high school to...
  • Melanie Brown spices up Hollywood Hills West

    Melanie Brown spices up Hollywood Hills West
    Melanie Brown — also known as Mel B or Scary Spice from her days with the British pop group Spice Girls — and her husband, producer Stephen Belafonte, have bought a house in Hollywood Hills West for $4.34 million, public records show....
  • Newport Beach lifeguard death is first on duty in 100 years

    Newport Beach lifeguard death is first on duty in 100 years
    A Newport Beach lifeguard who drowned during a weekend rescue is the first on-duty death in the division’s 100-year history, officials said. Ben Carlson, a 15-year veteran lifeguard, swam out to save a distressed swimmer struggling in 6- to 8-foot...