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Long Beach Olympian Jessica Hardy retires from competitive swimming
After a lengthy, successful career as a professional swimmer, Long Beach native and Wilson High School alum Jessica Hardy confirmed recently that she will retire from competition. “I would’ve loved to have ended my career in Rio, but I had 11 years of …
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Local swim group purchases Olympic Trials competition pool for West Fargo
WEST FARGO – By next year, swimmers here could be racing in the same pool where Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte battled to qualify for the 2016 Olympics. A local swim group has purchased the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials competition pool that will be built …
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Armstrong Drops Out of Swimming Competition
(Newser) – Lance Armstrong wants to make a triumphant return to competitive athletics, but he’s running out of sports. The cyclist-turned-triathlete and doper extraordinaire has dropped out of a swimming competition at the University of Texas this …
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