Tag: U.S. Masters Swimming

What A Day, What A Career For Nadine

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Renowned masters swimmer and 4-time winner of the Waikiki Roughwater Swim in her native Honolulu Nadine Day was the 2016 recipient of the Capt. Ransom Arthur M.D. Award. The award is given annually to the volunteer who epitomizes the spirit of Captain Ransom J. Arthur, M.D., the founding father of U.S.

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Lisa Batey, Not Lost In Translation

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Lisa Batey is an American athlete, coach and licensed sports massage therapist living in Kanagawa, Japan. She coaches in Hayama that sits at the northern end of Miura Peninsula, facing Sagami Bay on the Pacific Ocean. With her idyllic training venue with a temperate climate, short cool winters, and humid

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Phil Dodson Keeps Giving

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Phil Dodson, a lifelong swimmer and volunteer from Illinois, won the tough 200-yard butterfly race in the 60-64 age group at the 2014 U.S. Masters Swimming National Championships in Santa Clara, California last week. His gutsy performance is typical of his performances that have highlighted his long pool

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How Healthy Is A Lifetime Of Swimming?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With 2,250 masters swimmers walking around the George Haines International Swim Center in Santa Clara, California at the 2014 U.S. Masters Swimming National Championships, the sights around the famed pool deck are like living advertisements for optimal health and happiness. So many swimmers of all ages are

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