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DurhamCav

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They do chase starts at YMCA Nationals due to the numbers....


start at both ends of the pool, alternating heats. So when you touch, you usually got 10-15 seconds to get the heck out of the pool. They have 'helpers' to pull out the dead-tired kids after a 400 IM or a 200 fly....and last-resort is to dunk them down so the incoming swimmer can turn on the wall.

(In response to this post by PBCHoo)

Posted: 12/08/2017 at 6:23PM



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Zach Fong named ACC men’s swimmer of the week -- DurhamCav 12/06/2017 6:33PM
  That seems like a lot. ** -- MunichHoo 12/08/2017 10:08AM
  And 1650 Freestylers ** -- SipSip 12/08/2017 12:07PM
  Must be Title IX. ** -- MunichHoo 12/08/2017 12:19PM
  Will make for a long meet at any rate. ** -- PBCHoo 12/08/2017 3:43PM
  Not if they each swim REALLY fast.... -- DurhamCav 12/08/2017 3:54PM

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