Tag: Cassandra Patten

Trash Talking In The Tank

Photos courtesy of USA Today at the 2016 Rio Olympics and Associated Press at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Of all the Olympic sports, swimmers are generally considered among the most educated, genial and cordial of all athletes. Many open water swimmers, including several Olympic marathon swimmers, have advanced degrees and doctorates. Swimmers, with few

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The NIght And Day Of Olympic Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. At the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, Cassandra Patten of Great Britain raced in the finals of both the 800m freestyle in the pool and the 10 km marathon swim in the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park, winning a bronze medal. At the 2012 London Olympic Games, Ous Mellouli of Tunisia raced in the finals of

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The Show Will Go On At The Henley Swim

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Henley Swim will offer its Open Water Show on July 12th together with its point-to-point Henley Mile in the Henley Regatta venue. The Open Water Show is free and will feature an exhibition with seminars and a chance to meet motivational speakers and professional coaches as well as 2008 Olympic 10K

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