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Savannah River Bacteria | The Augusta Chronicle

...Wrightsboro Road, don't worry: It is. Water in other areas, however, isn't so clean -- and in some cases, not suitable for swimming or wading, according to an Augusta Chronicle analysis of samples from 50 sites in Richmond, Columbia and Aiken counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/subjects/savannah-river-bacteria
Hangout house keeps kids, friends nearby

...would often pile in with eight or nine girls (plus boys, who were eventually sent home) for a swim or sleepover. Besides swimming, they could play ping pong, pool or video games.Two years ago, the Smiths added a $115,000 open-air pool house...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-08-30/hangout-house-keeps-kids-friends-ne
Parents uncomfortable with their child playing football

...of the game.The majority of parents said they are comfortable with participation in a host of other sports ? including swimming, track and field, basketball, soccer, baseball and softball, among others.The AP-GfK poll was conducted from July...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-28/parents-uncomfortabl
Michael Phelps returns to top of podium with relay win

GOLD COAST, Australia - Michael Phelps is back on top of the podium.The 29-year-old, swimming in his first international meet since coming out of retirement, helped the United States win the 4x200-meter relay Friday at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-22/michael-phelps-retur
Michael Phelps wins individual gold in Pan Pacific championships ; Katie Ledecky breaks 400-meter freestyle world record

...championships on a night when U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record.The old and the new faces of world swimming delivered on expectations Saturday, with 29-year-old Phelps following up on his relay gold by winning his first individual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/michael-phelps-wins-
UGA great Dan Magill dies at 93

...say who's playing for the Washington Generals," Felton said. "He always sets it up where he wins."Longtime Georgia swimming coach Jack Bauerle played tennis with Magill for 25 years."He's meant the world to me as far as my career at Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-24/uga-great-dan-magill-dies
Overtime

...medley, finishing two-hundredths of a second behind Kosuke Hagino's winning time of 1:56.02, but finished it off by swimming the butterfly leg of the medley relay.The 29-year-old Phelps, the most decorated Olympian in history, finished the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-24/overtime
The Way We Were: Older Memories

...wash house, a small hut for the nurse/dietitian/infirmary, and a really nice lodge/dining hall/kitchen.We had a swimming dock on the lake, a floating dock, some rowboats, and two old Army rafts left from World War II. We turned them over and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-24/way-we-were
The Aiken-Augusta Swim League is pipeline to college for swimmers

...is really for those who want to take swimming to the next level," Harper said...Georgia Tech and Penn State.She said that swimming is a part of her DNA, and her passion...grown since joining ASL."I started swimming when I lived in Maryland. Both my parents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-21/aiken-augusta-swim-l
Former Virginia swimming coach glad to join South Carolina staff

...address that move."Bernardino is a tremendous coach as is evidenced by his record of achievement both in women's and men's swimming and diving at Virginia. His teams were always competitive not only from a conference standpoint (ACC) but also nationally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/former-virginia-swimming-