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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

Over the summer, Shaun spent time with and interviewed some members of the Diversity in Aquatics Program (DAP). We want to take the time to share with you some of the clips of those interviews in a new section of our site called, "Featured Members."

We will begin with Lee Pitts. Lee tells the story of "17 Bottles" and how those "17 Bottles" impacted his swimming career.

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Comment by Lee pitts on February 23, 2009 at 3:38pm
I really enjoyed seeing 17 bottles for the first time. Great job Jayson and Shaun.
Rage on!
Lee Pitts

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