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 Swimming Association. Likes to run :-)

The Maryland Freedom Swim is an event that celebrates the recreational use of Delmarva’s waters. 325 athletes gathered in Cambridge, Maryland to swim the width of the Choptank River. This 2 mile swim in open water is a challenge for those hearty enough to attempt it, but well worth the effort! https://youtu.be/VR29LDQL0K4

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On Mondays and Tuesdays, pools run by Indy Parks and Recreation are closed due to a shortage of lifeguards.It’s a problem Indy Parks has been facing since the hiring season started.One expert says the difficulty of becoming a lifeguard could be a reason the shortage is continuing.Many people aren’t even able to pass the test to become one, according to Jordan Elder, the senior manager of aquatics at Indy Parks.See WRTV Indianapolis https://youtu.be/1N_Bv-8tPCA

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Recco scores 12sec from time and retains its title with a shootout win Pro Recco is crowned for the 10th time after another thrilling Champions League final, decided by penalties for the second time after 2019. Host Novi Beograd was close as it led 11-9 after three periods and Nikola Jaksic’s 6th goal 50 seconds from time put the Serbs ahead once more. Still, Gergo Zalanki hit his 5th in the evening 12 seconds before the buzzer to save the game to a 13-13 tie and a shootout. And there, at 3-3, the two heroes lined up for the last shots – Jaksic…

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