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Melodee Nugent, Swimming Pain Free

Melodee Nugent, Swimming Pain Free Courtesy of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 52-year-old Melodee Nugent is a lifelong pool and marathon swimmer. In the 2019 Go The Distance U.S. Masters Swimming competition, she swam the most miles among women at 1,620 (2,607,000 meters) over the course of the year. Nugent swam 186

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Melodee Nugent Keeps Stepping It Up

Even after working full-time as a biostatistician of pediatrics and a mother of three children, Melodee Nugent keeps wanting more. The Wisconsin dynamo started as a 100-yard butterfly specialist in high school, but the marathon swimmer is now stepping up her range. After a series of increasingly longer swims, she completed the 27-mile (43 km) Extreme North

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