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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
Spieth coming off big year and looking to improve

...majors.And now he's off and running - along with a little swimming.Unlike two years ago when he first qualified for this winners-only...from trying to spearfish. He has taken teenage sister Ellie swimming and even jumped off the rocks into the ocean at the Cliff House...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/spieth-coming-big-year-and-looking-improve
Greenbrier's Brennan Day to balance academics, athletics at Georgia Tech

...finish his final season of high school swimming strong with an eye on the 2016 Olympic...Day. "My overall goal for my entire swimming career would be to compete at an Olympic...impressed with the way he has gone about swimming while at the school. "His work ethic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-11-11/greenbriers-brennan-d
Former US assistant Olympic swimming coaches to take over for Rio Games

...the six Olympic events."The strength of your team is based on the strength of the relays," Bowman said. "Everyone is swimming for something bigger than themselves. We want to remind everybody about that."The women's team will be led by 18-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-09-09/former-us-assistant-olym
Andrew family believes unusual methods will lead to swimming success

...he doesn't want to do. The father points out Michaela, already near 6-feet tall herself, would also be an excellent swimming prospect <0x2014> except she has no desire to take up the sport. She's more into arts and crafts, and her parents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-22/andrew-family-believ
Davidson's Wallace signs to swim at Georgia Tech

...season."Wallace, who has been a consistent state championship contender since her freshman year, was also named to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-America Team as a junior. After becoming the first Davidson swimmer to make it to the state podium, her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-11-13/davidsons-wallace-sig
Russia launches investigation into doping

...was ready "to put a foreign specialist in charge of the laboratory, if that's what's needed."The governing body of swimming said Wednesday it is moving its doping test samples taken at the world championships in Russia to the WADA-accredited lab...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-11-11/russia-launches-investig
Rio is chided by FINA for "disrespect" of aquatic events.

MOSCOW - Swimming's world governing body FINA has strongly...in the area of sea used for open water swimming events and organizers' decision to use...diving, water polo and synchronized swimming, FINA warns.The letter, dated Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-09-16/rio-chided-fina-disrespe
Women set three more records at world swimming championships

...women are getting it done at the world swimming championships.Sarah Sjostrom, of Sweden...records set in the first two days of pool swimming ? and all by women."Unbelievable...get broken. It gets more people behind swimming so that's awesome."Sjostrom first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-03/women-set-three-more
US teen Katie Ledecky wins 5th gold with world-record swim

...18-year-old American virtually raced herself at the world swimming championships, and she was unbeatable.Ledecky ended her...was forced to sit out as a result of his suspension by USA Swimming for a second drunken driving arrest.Half a world away in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-08/us-teen-katie-ledecky-wins-5