Tag: Lexie Kelly

Somewhere Over The Rainbow Are 100x100s

Somewhere Over The Rainbow Are 100x100s Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Back in the mid-1970's, former Harvard University coach Joe Bernal presented an unprecedented challenge to his 16-year-old swimmer Bobby Hackett with some very tough distance freestyle sets including a set of 100x100 (yards) freestyle on 1:00. Hackett's tough,

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Accolades To Amy

Accolades To Amy Courtesy of WOWSA, Redondo Beach, California. On June 8th 2019, Amy Appelhans Gubser became the third person in history to swim across the 43.4 km Santa Monica Bay between Point Dume in Malibu and Lunada Bay on the Palos Verdes Peninsula in 17 hours 6 minutes. The neonatal nurse celebrated her 50th birthday with a tough swim. "It was a

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Are You Hard Core? Apply Within

Are You Hard Core? Apply Within Courtesy of HARDCORESPORT, Whittier, California. Do you want to live in Southern California - or move to Southern California? Do you love sports and want to be around athletes and involved in the aquatics world? Do you have a talent for generating excitement and sales? If so, then HARDCORESPORT is looking for

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The Newport Beach Monster Mile

The Newport Beach Monster Mile Courtesy of Lexie Kelly, Newport Beach, California. The JG Monster Mile or the Newport Beach Monster Mile is an annual 2-mile biathlon (1-mile swim + 1-mile run) held in Newport Beach for the Newport Beach Junior Lifeguards. The event consists of a 1-mile run from the Balboa Pier to 10th Street, and a 1-mile swim back.

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