SWIMMING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SWIMMING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Gallery: Swimming to school in western India http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296707-68/india-river-students-swim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296707-68/india-river-students-swim.html.csp">Gallery: Swimming to school in western India</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AJIT SULANKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sajanpura Village, India • It’s a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no choice but to swim. The boys and girls carry books, papers and changes of clothing in plastic bags or buoyant jugs as they cross the Heran River, shoulder deep in places. Parents or other adults sometimes accompany them on the 15-meter (50-foot) swim. The girls put on their dry clothes in a small changing room, while the boys change on the riverbank. The st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582967072014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296707@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:20:31 MDT Phelps signs with new swimming suit company http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264324-77/phelps-aqua-sphere-suit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264324-77/phelps-aqua-sphere-suit.html.csp">Phelps signs with new swimming suit company</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.862-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • Michael Phelps has been linked with Speedo throughout his swimming career, most notably collecting a $1 million bonus after he won a record eight gold medals at the Beijing Games. Now, as he comes back from retirement, the most decorated athlete in Olympic history will have a different look. Phelps announced Tuesday that he has signed a deal with Aqua Sphere, a company that has extensive experience with triathlons and recreational swimming but will be designing a racing suit for the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582643242014-08-05T22:09:33.862-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:09:33.862-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264324@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT American Fork teen drowns in Hyrum Reservoir http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58167647-78/reservoir-hyrum-parks-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58167647-78/reservoir-hyrum-parks-state.html.csp">American Fork teen drowns in Hyrum Reservoir</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T22:45:26.716-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 14-year-old American Fork boy drowned Wednesday evening in Hyrum Reservoir. The boy was swimming with cousins and friends in the southwest side of the reservoir when he went under the water around 7:30 p.m. and never surfaced, said Lt. Eric Stucki with Utah State Parks and Recreation. The boy was swimming without a life jacket in water that was 15- to 20-feet deep. State Parks officers and Cache County search and rescue personnel looked for the teen, using divers in the search. Around 9:50 p....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167647@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:45:26 MDT