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Virtual Swimming In Aquatic Animation

Open Water Source offers Virtual Swim, an entertaining educational and motivational software for recreational, competitive, masters and open water swimmers. Virtual Swim enables you to view animations of Olympic champions in 26 different angles at different speeds. Animations of actual Olympic and world champions can be seen in the Single Module and Quad

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Swimming High In La Laguna Del Sol

Antonio Argüelles is a double member of the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming with several running marathons and Ironman triathlons thrown in for good measure. He talks about the numerous scenic and challenging open water swimming training locations in his native Mexico - and three special ones: "The crater at the Nevado de Toluca is known as La Laguna

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Working Together Saving Tomorrow Today

Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Lewis Pugh will speak at a mass rally and concert in Durban, South Africa on November 27th at Kings Park Stadium. The Nobel Peace Prize winner and environmental campaigner/endurance swimmer will join forces in the 50,000-seat stadium the day before the United Nations Climate Change Conference opens. As the crucial climate change

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What is Cold In The Open Water?

Some open water swimmers diss neoprene-clad triathletes who regularly cloak themselves in black. But the ability to withstand cold water is always relative. While some swimmers from perennial warm-water areas have problems acclimating to the English Channel, there are others like Lynne Cox who can sit in a 50°F (10°C) cold tank for 2 hours and have her

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