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Marcello Guidi Wins World Beach Games

Marcello Guidi Wins World Beach Games Courtesy of ANOC World Beach Games, Doha, Qatar. “It was a really hard race because the water was very hot,” explained Marcello Guidi of Italy to reporters after the inaugural 5 km race at the ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar. “The temperature was a great problem because I train in water at 22 or 23 degrees and

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Ana Marcela Cunha, Too Tough For Words

Ana Marcela Cunha, Too Tough For Words Courtesy of ANOC (Association of National Olympic Committees) World Beach Games, Doha, Qatar. Cool and cold, warm, hot. Tranquil or turbulent. Jellyfish, waves...nothing seems to stop Ana Marcela Cunha from climbing on the podium at international competitions. The extreme water temperatures in Doha, Qatar at the

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5K Race At The 2019 World Beach Games

5K Race At The 2019 World Beach Games Courtesy of WOWSA, Doha, Qatar. 16 sports will be celebrated and contested at the inaugural World Beach Games (officially called the ANOC World Beach Games Qatar 2019 or 2019 ألعاب شاطئ العالم‎ in Arabic) in Doha, Qatar in October 12th - 16th that includes 60 athletes racing over a 5 km open water course held on

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