Tag: Palmas

When Awards Imitate Open Water Swimmers

Courtesy of Ricardo Ratto in Palmas, Brazil. Between the Amazon rain forest and Brazil's coastal savanna, the city of Palmas is site of a 8 km cross-river challenge. The competitors start off together in a large pack and then gradually separate along the Tocantins River. Its trophies, bunched together on a table, give an impression of pack swimming.

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