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My Turn: Assembly must think differently to dodge pool closure

...pool gives us, contact the CBJ Assembly and ask them to keep the Augustus Brown Pool open. There are better ways to make this work.? Steve Brockmann is a lifelong swimmer and president of the Glacier Swim Club's Board of Trustees.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-16/my-turn-assembly-must-think-different
Opinion
The dos and H2don'ts of Alaskan waters

...jacket."Water safety is what Morgan considers to be the most important part of her instructions, because even a strong swimmer can drown in the frigid conditions typical of Southeast waters. "Hypothermia set in. He might have passed out, but he would...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-13/dos-and-h2donts-alaskan-waters
Neighbors
Today in sports history

...three-shot deficit over the last eight holes for her third Dinah Shore title.2001 - Michael Phelps becomes the youngest American swimmer to set a world record, winning the 200-meter butterfly in the USA Swimming Championships in 1 minute, 54.92 seconds...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-30/today-sports-history
Sports
Today in sports history

...again in the free skate, winding up third overall behind Japan's Fumie Suguri.2007 - Cullen Jones becomes the rare black swimmer to claim a world championship, teaming with Michael Phelps, Neil Walker and Jason Lezak on a U.S. squad that wins the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-25/today-sports-history
Sports
A look at local sports events

...Northern Lights Swim Club (7837 points); Overall champs - Northern Lights Swim Club (1192 points).Most Points Per Swimmer - Glacier Swim Club; Best Percentage of Best Times - Wasilla Swim Club. Medal Count (gold/silver/bronze):Glacier...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-13/look-local-sports-events
Sports
Today in Sports History

...three-shot deficit over the last eight holes for her third Dinah Shore title.2001 - Michael Phelps becomes the youngest American swimmer to set a world record, winning the 200-meter butterfly in the USA Swimming Championships in 1 minute, 54.92 seconds...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-28
Sports
Phelps back in drug testing, keeping options open

...signs point to the world's greatest swimmer returning to the pool for the 2016 Rio...in it. Obviously he's the greatest swimmer of all time - doubled everyone's medal...truly impressive accomplishment for a swimmer. Phelps retired after winning six more...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-17/phelps-back-drug-testing-keeping-optio
Sports
Sports Quote

"The only thing I want is for our girls to win regions."- CIERA KELLY (JDHS Crimson Bears swimmer)."I like all races. I just like to race."- KENNY FOX (TMHS Falcons swimmer).

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-01/sports-quote
Sports
Swimmer pulled from Jewel Lake dies

ANCHORAGE - A swimmer pulled from the bottom of Jewel Lake has died. KTUU-TV reports John Negra died Saturday after being taken off life support...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072810/reg_687346881.shtml
Regional News
Nyad: Maturity helped me achieve record swim

...training swims show that she's a slower swimmer than she used to be. That's only natural...predators, has a drafting effect that pulls a swimmer along.In 2012, 49-year-old Australian...Hurricane Sandy survivors.Although the swimmer insists she wasn't trying to prove anything...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-04/nyad-maturity-helped-me-achieve-record
Sports

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