Rio de Janeiro, May 18 2017 - With the creation of the “star” system on the FIVB World Tour for the 2017 international Beach Volleyball campaign, the Main Draw competition here Thursday at the US$300,000 Rio Open will feature “modified” pool play for both men and women at the Olympic Park in Barra da Tijuca.
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam This year, the American Red Cross (www.redcross.org), the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s “Pool Safely” Campaign (www.poolsafely.gov), and Diversity in... Read the full story on SwimSwam: May 15th Is International Water Safety Day
LONG BEACH The breezy, beach-side pool offered a picturesque backdrop for the Los Alamitos boys and girls swimming teams at the 58th Klaus Barth Invitational. But internally, the Griffins weren’t feeling as pleasant. Both squads, ranked in the Orange County top 10, raced in the afternoon Friday at the outdoor pool at Belmont Plaza and […]
(Young) Pioneers - "Great White Hope" (Young) Pioneers - "Love Song from the International Section" (Young) Pioneers - "Fuck the Labor Pool" (Young) Pioneers - "Joy Kills Sorrow" Three men in hoodies and nylon jackets standing amidst a pile...
Promiscuity mixes up the gene pool and dilutes genetic differences between populations, slowing down the evolution of new species, says new research by an international team led by the University of Bath's Milner Centre for Evolutio...
By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam Ryosuke put his business skills to good use around the pool after retirement from international competition. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Four-Time All-American Ryosuke Imani Living American Dream In Japan
Images: Takhini Hot Pools This sure puts "chill" in "just chilling." Every year since 2011, the Takhini Hot Pools, a hot springs resort in Yukon, Canada, has held The International Hair Freezing Contest (Previously on Neatorama). Contestants...Show More Summary
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam The British Olympic Association signed training venue contracts with 3 Japanese sports facilities, one of which is the Yokohama International Pool based in the city of Yokohama. Read the full story on SwimSwam: GBR Secures Yokohama Int’l Pool For Tokyo 2020 Pre-Games Camp
The green sea turtle drew international sympathy when it emerged that she had consumed nearly 1,000 coins that had been thrown into her pool. She died despite two emergency surgeries.
Donald Olsen, arguably the Bay Area’s most famous modernist architect to embrace the “International Style,” only designed about 5o homes in his 50-plus-year career. Many are in the East Bay, where he lived and taught for many years at the UC-Berkeley School of Architecture. But one of Olsen’s few North Bay properties has recently come to
After a legendary career in the pool Michael Phelps is speaking out on doping in international competition. Today he asked Congress to ensure an anti-doping system is fair for all athletes.
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam The final aquatics competition schedule for the inaugural 2018 European Championships has been released, with 7 days of pool racing to take place at Tollcross International Swimming Centre. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2018 European Championships Aquatic Schedule Released
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., USA, February 9, 2017 - Nine women’s international Beach Volleyball pairs from six countries posted 2-0 match marks after two rounds of pool play here Thursday with six of the teams in “sole” possession of their group leadership at the US$600,000 Fort Lauderdale Major.
/ AFP / POOL / PETER KLAUNZER (Photo credit should read PETER KLAUNZER/AFP/Getty Images) Defying international tribunal rulings, building artificial islands in South China Sea, and turning them into a military base isn’t a responsive and responsible leadership. It doesn’t advance global cooperation, it undermines it. That's bad news for the world economy [...]
When I was in Moscow, I saw one of the bloggers in the international press pool with me, Tine, wearing these exact Ecco boots. I complimented her on them immediately, because, as a reader of this website, you should know that I appreciate a good pair of ankle boots. As far as boots are... Continue reading
Navig8 Group (Navig8), the world's largest provider of maritime services, has announced that it has been advised by Oman Shipping Company SAOC (OSC) that they have decided to internalize the commercial management of their VLCC fleet which had been hitherto in the VL8 pool.
By Mitch Bowmile on SwimSwam The second night of competition at the Ontario Junior International showcased some amazing talent from British swimmers as three British Junior records were broken in the 25-meter pool. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Four British Junior Records Fall On Night Two Of OJI
Torsten Sløk, the chief international economist at Deutsche Bank, thinks the US labor market is hot — maybe too hot. In a note on Monday, Sløk took exception to the idea that there is underlying labor market slack in a pool of workers waiting outside of the labor market. Show More Summary
The Amazon Appstore is launching an esports tournament dubbed Champions of Fire International for casual mobile gamers. The first-ever Amazon Appstore tournament will have a prize pool of $100,000, and it will feature 16 of the world’s most popular gaming celebrities in Las Vegas on December 2. The event will be streamed live via Amazon’s […]
The 7,000-plus miles between the U.S. and China haven't stopped America's biggest pool of foreign real estate investors from tuning into this election season. And according to a survey published today by international Chinese real estate portal Juwai.com, their views don't exactly line up with those of America's real estate experts...