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Damian Blaum, Alice Franco Win Final Stop of 2015 FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix

Damian Blaum, Alice Franco Win Final Stop of 2015 FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix

Damian Blaum (ARG) and Alice Franco (ITA) were the winners of the fifth and last event of the 2015 FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix, held on September 6 between Capri and Napoli, in Italy. In this traditional 36km-race, the Argentinean took 6h22m13s to get the gold, while Franco touched home in 6h29m54s. In both the men’s and women’s event, …

by vlad on Сентябрь 7th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Damian Blaum, Alice Franco Win Final Stop of 2015 FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix отключены

Burnell and Cunha win thrilling races at Balatonfured

Burnell and Cunha win thrilling races at Balatonfured

As usual, the actual stage of the FINA/HOSA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup offered tremendous excitements, this time in Balatonfured (HUN). After four gruelling laps Jack Burnell (GBR) and Ana Marcela Cunha (BRA) emerged as the respective winners. Lake Balaton offered its very best again: the biggest lake in Central Europe welcomed the World Cup participants with fine water temperature …

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TORONTO BUDGET COMMITTEE DOES NOT SUPPORT 2024 OLYMPIC BID

TORONTO BUDGET COMMITTEE DOES NOT SUPPORT 2024 OLYMPIC BID

  Toronto’s possible bid for the 2024 Olympics has hit a bit of a snag, as none of the city’s budget committee members endorsed a Toronto bid at a meeting this week. Several committee members expressed their opposition to the bid, and the closest thing Toronto 2024 had to support was a hypothetical endorsement if the city’s bid gets the …

by vlad on Сентябрь 1st, 2015 Комментарии к записи TORONTO BUDGET COMMITTEE DOES NOT SUPPORT 2024 OLYMPIC BID отключены

Best Moments of 2012

Best Moments of 2012

by admin on Декабрь 18th, 2012 Комментарии к записи Best Moments of 2012 отключены

Phelps signs off in typical style

Phelps signs off in typical style

The end of Swimming in the pool saw the exit of arguably the greatest Olympian in history as Michael Phelps bowed out of the sport having collected 18 gold medals and 22 overall. The 27-year-old began his Olympic Swimming career as a 15-year-old in Sydney in 2000, where the youngster was fifth in the 200m Butterfly. Six gold and two bronze medals followed …

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