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  • Each year Diversity in Aquatics Program honors those individuals who help to further the mission of curving the drowning statistics, increasing swimming competency amongst undeserved /underrepresented communities by increasing aquatic sports participation, for fitness, recreation, health, competition, and professions, for youth and adults.
    Nominations are due by Feb 15th.  Make your nomination at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScMZ6aXb-B3o5T1WPw_la5H6H7pqBPdBlGwppbhgkI9xjhx-A/viewform

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News

Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.

From The New York Times:

Her Parents Thought Swimming Lessons Were a Good Idea

Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.…

Former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

Good video about former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

http://www.foxsports.com/video?vid=396080195760

Publications

NY Times Article 

A Closer Look at Simone Manuel, Olympic Medalist, History Maker

KCRW Radio - Design and Architecture Show

"Swimming pools and public art"

Simone Manuel's Olympic win highlights the politics of access to public swimming pools. We visit a gorgeous, newly restored pool in South LA and ask if the color barrier to swimming has been lifted. And private murals and public installations are turning the outdoors into a gallery. What's behind the explosion of public art?

USMS Swimmer Magazine

USMS Article "Mastering Diversity" Page 1

USMS Article "Mastering Diversity" Page 2

Newsweek Article

Swimming Against the Tide By KATE DAILEY

Diversity in Aquatics featured on USA Swimming Page

MULTICULTURAL HEROES: DIVERSITY IN AQUATICS, INC.

Article by Reaching for Greatness 

"The Wonderful Benefits of Swimming: My Chat with Diversity in Aquatics" by Regina Jingles

Article by the Creator of Jabari and Internationally Known Blogger / Expert on Water Safety

Did you know Diversity In Aquatics is addressing the high rate of minority drownings? By Rebecca Wear Robinson

 

Diversity in Aquatics Members and Founder Participating in International Water Safety Day

Dolphins Help to Educate Youth on International Water Safety Day

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