When Water Polo And Open Water Swimming Mix

When Water Polo And Open Water Swimming Mix
Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Even since Tom Burgess competed in both water polo and open water swimming, the two sports have been linked together with interesting personalities. Before Burgess became the second man to swim the English …
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Seven-Time Water Polo Champions at Penn to Host Ivy League Competition
The University of Pennsylvania Water Polo team really knows how to make a splash. One of the most rigorous collegiate sports clubs, water polo consists of six players and one goalkeeper guarding a net in a pool. It involves treading water and passing a …
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SDSU men’s water polo club hard to sink
Despite having a women’s water polo team for more than 10 years, San Diego State, didn’t have a men’s water polo team until 2007, when the men’s water polo club team was founded as Aztec Recreation sports club. Since its establishment, the team has …
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‘Godfather’ of triathlon dies in cycling incident

‘Godfather’ of triathlon dies in cycling incident
has died after a tragic cycling incident in Spain. The local legend was the long-standing Noosa Triathlon race director, and played an integral role in the success of the event, helping it become one of the largest triathlons in the world. With deep …
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2017 Manayunk bike race canceled
MANAYUNK >> A storied neighborhood tradition is “taking a break” for 2017. The City of Philadelphia announced the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic — commonly referred to as the Manayunk bike race — has been canceled for 2017. The city …
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2017 Suzuka Eight-Hours: Haslam does half race distance on his own
The race, like any endurance race … A late safety car offered Haslam no rest, evaporating a several second difference to just a few bike lengths when the final half an hour began. Haslam probably thought he was hallucinating when he saw Randy De Puniet …
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Couch Q&A: Al Horford on the Boston Celtics, NBA free agency and Grand Ledge

Couch Q&A: Al Horford on the Boston Celtics, NBA free agency and Grand Ledge
Couch Q&A: Al Horford on the Boston Celtics, NBA free agency and Grand Ledge The Celtics’ big man, on the richest contract ever signed by a Lansing area athlete, talked Friday with LSJ columnist Graham Couch Check out this story on lansingstatejournal.com …
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The biggest winners and losers of 2017 NBA free agency
Now that the biggest names are off the board, here’s a look at the biggest winners and losers of the 2017 NBA free agency period. Now that we’re officially four weeks into the 2017 NBA free agency period, most of the big names are already off the board.
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NBA: Sacramento Kings sign JaKarr Sampson and Jack Cooley
The Sacramento Kings signed forwards JaKarr Sampson and Jack Cooley to a two-way contracts Saturday. The 6-foot-9, 207-pound Sampson, a 2017 NBA G-League Western Conference All-Star, spent last season with the Iowa Energy, where he accrued averages of 15.1 …
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Latest Indy Car Racing News

VIDEO: Esteban Gutierrez not medically cleared to compete in IndyCar race in Toronto after crash
Esteban Gutierrez crashed during Saturday’s qualifications on the streets of Toronto and has not yet been cleared to drive for Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto. Gutierrez, the Verizon IndyCar Series rookie driving the No. 18 Honda for Dale Coyne Racing …
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Gateway’s IndyCar race gets its sponsor, name
MADISON — The IndyCar 500-mile race set for Aug. 26 at Gateway Motorsports Park now has a name – the Bommarito Automotive Group 500. The Bommarito Automotive Group has agreed to a two-year sponsorship of more than $ 1 million of the Verizon IndyCar …
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Power wins wild IndyCar race at Texas under caution
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Will Power won a wild IndyCar race under caution at the repaved and reconfigured Texas track with only eight of the 22-car field actually crossing the finish line Saturday night. Power finished ahead of Tony Kanaan, who other …
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Latest NASCAR Racing News

NASCAR overhauls race and playoff format
Charlotte, N.C. • NASCAR is taking a progressive approach to modernizing its series with a radical new format. It’s complicated and confusing to explain. But the panel that spent the last seven months on this overhaul promised it’s going to be the best …
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Wine country gets first NASCAR road race
I love this time of the year because it means NASCAR takes a trip into northern California’s wine country for its first road course race of the season. It means the drivers and crews create a set-up to balance the car to also make right turns. In 34 of …
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Oklahoma football numbers to know: WR Jeffery Meade, No. 15

Oklahoma football numbers to know: WR Jeffery Meade, No. 15
The next best thing to having one or two go-to pass receivers in a given season is to have more than one or two options to choose from. Oklahoma football will go with more of a committee approach when it puts the ball in the air in 2017. Before you get …
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South Carolina adds local talent for 2018 class
It didn’t take Ronnie Jamison long to make a decision. After being offered by South Carolina on Friday, the Irmo native and Highland Community College receiver committed to the Gamecocks on Sunday. Jamison is the 15th member of 2018 following three …
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Lucero, Desert Edge tackle new season
Desert Edge is coming off of a 9-1 regular season and a playoff appearance. (Photo courtesy Desert Edge) By Israel Gonzalez Two years ago, Jose Lucero helped lead the Desert Edge Scorpions to a state championship as the offensive coordinator. Now he’s …
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Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball

Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball
Both the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division I basketball tournaments tipped off last week. While analysts may continue to bemoan the effects of the “one and done” rule on the level of play in the men’s game, quality of play in the women’s game has …
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What happened to Winthrop women’s basketball and former coach Kevin Cook?
As Baylor poured on the points during an NCAA-record breaking 140-32 win over the Winthrop women’s basketball team in December, Eagles coach Kevin Cook stared across the court. His new boss, Winthrop athletic director Ken Halpin, had traveled with the …
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Kansas women’s basketball’s McKenzie Calvert intends to transfer, granted permission to contact other schools
After an off-the-court incident involving redshirt-sophomore guard McKenzie Calvert, Kansas men’s basketball sophomore guard Lagerald Vick and freshman guard Josh Jackson loomed over the Kansas women’s basketball team’s disappointing season, Calvert …
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Latest Baseball News

US National Team greats to promote Women’s Baseball in Florida
A clinic on Friday 23 June in Sarasota, then an exhibition game on Saturday 24 June in Tampa. The New England Women’s Red Sox and the East Coast Yankees are promoting Women’s Baseball. Sue Zipay (born Parsons) played for the Rockford Peaches, the All …
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FGCU Baseball
After a record breaking season taking the FGCU baseball team to its first NCAA tournament after winning its first ASUN Tournament Title, Coach Dave Tollett is back out scouting for new players again this summer. Today on the show, we catch up with Coach to …
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New Balance 997 Made in USA (Baseball)
Could these shoes be any more American? Made on US soil and inspired by the country’s national pastime, this release brings us yet another stellar baseball-themed New Balance 997. This time around, it is the ball itself that has been thrown into play.
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Martial arts school opens in Troy

Martial arts school opens in Troy
TROY — A new martial arts studio recently opened in downtown Troy with a focus on teaching practical self defense for students of all ages. Chris and Candace Journell, husband and wife taekwondo instructors with a combined 40 years of experience between …
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What Is the Best Type of Martial Art for You?
There is no one best type of martial art. Rather, each type or style possesses its own unique strengths and weaknesses. The best martial art for you depends on what you want to learn or accomplish. That said, you should consider a number of factors when …
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AMC Orders Martial Arts Drama ‘Badlands’ Straight to Series
AMC is adding to its drama roster. The cable network on Friday announced a straight-to-series pickup for martial arts drama Badlands. “We are incredibly excited to help Al and Miles, as well as Stacey and Michael from Double Feature to bring Badlands to …
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Why Roller Derby is the Official Sport of Feminism (Interview)

Why Roller Derby is the Official Sport of Feminism (Interview)
Roller derbying has been around since about the 1930s, although not in the same modern, empowering context. In the early 2000s, a women’s derby team started up in Austin, Texas called the Texas Rollergirls. Now, according to the Women’s Flat Track …
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Roller derby league slamming into Graham County
Local roller skating enthusiasts Kara Larson and Brooke Ells are forming a women’s roller derby league in Safford. The first team is called the Bombshell Boomerangs, and they are looking for additional members who can skate and have no problem with …
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Tuscaloosa’s Druid City Dames to host first home roller derby bout Saturday
On Saturday, the Druid City Dames roller derby team will host its first-ever home bout in Tuscaloosa. The bout against the Fayetteville, Georgia Southern Harm Derby Dames will be held at Super Skate, located at 5900 McFarland Blvd East. Doors will open to …
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