Author: rokur

Production engineer and certified swim coach. Full-time IT consultant, spare-time swimming aficionado. 2 sons, 2 daughters and a wife. President of the Faroe Islands Aquatics Federation. Likes to run :-)

Swim for Inclusion is being held this weekend in Central Florida. The 10,000-yard endurance openwater swim challenge will held at Lucky’s Lake in Orlando. Triathlete Chad Van Skoter competes in biking, swimming, and running. However, swimming is his passion and he will be competing this weekend. https://youtu.be/K_KshjTevlM?si=JJOl5B_4MfQ7Yh-8

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At FMQs, Humza Yousaf was questioned about widespread contamination at many of Scotland’s outdoor swimming sites by Liz Smith. The First Minister said: I take some exception to the use of the term “widespread”. The Scottish Government is committed to improving water quality in bathing waters across Scotland. Ms Smith replied: ‘I am a bit surprised by that answer. The most recent investigations at Lower Largo in Fife tell us that it is the most polluted beach in Scotland. It has breached the regulations on seven occasions so far in 2023 and, on three occasions, it was at 50 times…

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