This summer the Halifax Harbour will host its first open-water swimming competition in more than 50 years, according to Swim Nova Scotia.
Swim Nova Scotia, the umbrella organization for all swim clubs in the province, will host the event July 27.
Swimmers will start at the Cable Wharf, go around George’s Island, and return. […]
Halifax Harbour was off-limits to swimmers for decades, until a new sewage-treatment plant cleaned the water.
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