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Clément est membre de l'Otarie Club, regroupement plus ou moins informel de nageurs en eau froide. Présidé (à vie !) par 3 femmes, et doté d'un secrétaire général, le club se donne rendez-vous tous les dimanches des mois en brrr (septembrrre à décembrrre), dans une ambiance festive et relaxée.
Il nous raconte sa passion pour l'eau (froide ou non), et la vie du club.

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Feeding the Achieve

BY SAMANTHA NIENOW
@ VOL 19 ON AUG 15, 2013

Samantha Nienow and Rebecca Layman feed their inner desires to achieve as they train for the Half Ironman triathlon, a gruelling event made up of swimming, biking, and running. They push each other through highs and lows and offer each other support as they strive for the same goal. 

"Presentation of the Day" on February 8, 2014.

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Water ... Too Much … or Not Enough

BY MARY BOWMAN
@ DESIGN FRINGE POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON MAR 03, 2015

Landcape architect Mary Bowman of Gustavson Porter presents  her current projects using the theme of water to create amenity spaces in Singapore, UAE, UK and Spain involving very romantic parks creation, lush tropical gardens, big waterfalls and water movement, swimming pool, and also to create an ecology within existing reservoirs.

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Lebanese Architecture Club

BY ABBAS SBEITY
@ VOL 24 ON JAN 20, 2016

Architects build communities, not (only) buildings. That is the belief at the core of the Lebanese Architecture Club. Abbas Sbeity introduces the values, achievements and goals of the LAC, a great community of active young architects and designers.

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It Started With a Single...Post-It

BY MICHELLE MACY
@ VOL 20 ON AUG 02, 2016

Most people state that the journey begins with a single step, but what if you weren't a land sport type? Michelle Macy share's how you go from recreational laps to swimming the "Everest of Marathon Swimming", the English Channel.

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Natural Swimming Pools

BY CHRISTINE HALL
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A look at how natural swimming pools can bring a positive sustainable enviornment to a public or private pool.

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Swimming Laos

BY SIMON VASLET
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 02, 2017

Simon Vaslet’s touching presentation tells the story of a swimming program in Laos. He shares chocking numbers about drowning rate in the country and present the results of a very down to earth and efficient project where more than 500 children, in areas where it matters the most, learned to swim. And to keep us even more captivated, he managed to share beautiful pictures that transpire children’s pride as well as the essence and success of this swimming program.

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Keep Swimming Moseley Road Baths

BY KAT PEARSON
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 13, 2017

Kat Pearson is a member of Moseley Road Baths Action Group who are trying to make sure that the current owners (Birmingham City Council) not only look after the building, but also keep the pool open. The title comes from their recent social media campaign which encouraged people to #keepswimmingmrb!

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Wild Writer

BY TANYA SHADRICK
@ VOL 31 ON AUG 15, 2018

Inspirational artist and writer Tanya Shadrick explains how her response to an act of vandalism set her on a journey of career change and creativity. Now a sought after artist-in-residence, with the famous David Nash as her mentor, Tanya is a true creative tour de force.

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Aquarium swimming in energy savings

BY SASCHA THYER
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 20, 2018

Reef HQ Aquarium is swimming in energy savings having embarked on a range of

infrastructure upgrades. To present how the facility has reduced their grid energy use and greenhouse gas emissions is Sascha Thyer, Assistant Director and Head of Technical Operations.