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YASU, Rebel With A Cause

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Photo by Kazuhiro Tahara. Yasu Fukuoka, known as YASU, has always been clear of his goals. He wanted to represent Japan at the Olympics - and he achieved his goal, racing in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2012 London Olympics and the 2016 Rio Olympics. But he also wanted to help promote the

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Icy Rocky Shore Of Hailuoto Island

Courtesy of Risto Mattila for the Good News Network. Walk down Shakespeare Beach, a shingle beach in Dover, or up Terranea Beach in Rancho Palos Verdes, California at the end of a Catalina Channel crossing, and walking can be a bit tricky on the rocky shoreline. On Hailuoto Island, that is located between Sweden and Finland, Marjaniemi Beach saw an

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Making Your Own Pool

Courtesy of Сергей Волков, Donetsk, Ukraine. Cold water swimmer Sergei Volkov from Ukraine explains how he makes his own pool, "This method is suitable for any water bodies and ice thickness. Before I start making a cut, I recommend choosing the right place where the cut will be done. This should not be far from the shoreline at a shallow depth so you

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