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Sure, pilots have to know the right way to swim in addition to fly! | SOFREP

Water survival coaching is a requirement for nearly all navy pilots. The US Air Pressure has necessary tri-annual water survival coaching designed to refresh pilots on restoration procedures in the event that they need to eject over water. “Water survival coaching is a wonderful alternative for us to grasp what we must do ought to we… Read more

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Court Rules Zoo Can’t Let Kids Swim With Crocodiles

A German zoo will no longer be able to let children participate in one of its main attractions: swimming with crocodiles and alligators. The ban—which aims to protect children from the deadly reptiles—was made official during a court ruling on Thursday, The Local reports. Previously, the Crocodile Zoo in Friedberg, Hesse, let minors interact with the… Read more

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Olympic Medal Swimmer Ryan Lochte Partners With Baby Otter Swim School To Make Florida A Zero Drowning State

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ryan Lochte, 12-time US Olympic Medal Swimmer and current world record holder in the 200 individual medley, has partnered with Baby Otter Swim School in its mission to make Florida a ZERO-drowning state. “Drowning is the leading cause of death in Florida for children under the age… Read more

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Nigeria Wins Swimming Championship

Nigeria on Sunday swept the medals table to emerge winner of the 2nd Africa Zone 2 Junior Swimming Championship at the newly refurbished National Stadium Swimming Pool. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nigeria won 26 gold, 35 silver and 26 bronze medals, winning a total of 87 medals. Ghana came second with 12 gold,… Read more

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Bellevue Resort back as 5I50 triathlon host

MANILA, Philippines Inspired by the success of its first triathlon venture last year, Bellevue Resort will host the second 5150 Triathlon in Panglao, Bohol two weeks from now with some of the world’s leading triathletes bannering the cast again in the premier swim-bike-run event. Sam Betten returns to defend the men’s crown for the third time… Read more

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Pedestrians wade through flooded streets when a huge boa swims at them “out of nowhere”

boa Pedestrians in Bangkok, Thailand were making their way through the city’s streets after a flood when a giant boa constrictor came swimming towards them. In unsettling footage of the ordeal, people can be seen wading through the ankle-deep water as a man is in the midst of wrangling the huge animal. He has the beast… Read more

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Viral Video Shows Man Saving Lost Iguana Miles Off Florida Coast

A video that has gone viral after it was posted on YouTube on Oct. 18 shows a kayaker saving the life of a stranded iguana, which he found swimming four miles off the Florida Keys archipelago. The video, posted by the kayaker on his YouTube channel called “Key West Kayak Fishing,” had garnered over 900,000 views… Read more

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