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Swimmers dive into the 27th annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon. (credit: Rich Cruse/CrusePhoto.com)

28th Annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon Set For Sept. 14

Confirmed stars include Jon Cryer (“Two and a Half Men”), Teri Hatcher (“Desperate Housewives”), Chace Crawford (“Gossip Girl”), Colin Egglesfield (“All My Children,” “Rizzoli & Isles”), to name just a few.

08/28/2014

Deputy Deal La Chasse was one of eight law enforcement agents who took part in the 5th annual swimathon to support "999 For Kids." (credit: CBS)

8 Law Enforcement Officers Go On All-Night Swim For Charity

The 5th Annual Catalina to Cabrillo Beach Relay is about 26 nautical miles.

08/17/2014

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4 Rescued From Rancho Palos Verdes Jetty As Lifeguards Order People To Stay Away From Area

KCAL9’s Kevin Takumi reports Los Angeles County lifeguards swam the group out to a boat after they were unable to return to a safe path as the tide came in.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2014

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‘Polar Bears’ Brave Frigid Waters For New Year’s Dip

More than a thousand people in the Southland welcomed the arrival of the New Year with a dip in the ocean Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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‘Polar Bear’ Swimmers Ring In New Year With Dip In Ice-Cold Pool

Nearly two dozen thrill-seekers kicked off the new year on Tuesday with a traditional morning swim in near-freezing water in Lake View Terrace.

01/01/2013

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13th Annual Herbalife Triathlon Brings More Street Closures

The closing of I-405 wasn’t the only thing that kept Los Angeles residents off the road. Streets near the coast were shut down because of the 13th annual Herbalife Triathlon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2012

US National Team coach Mark Schubert (far right) is seen in this photo with (left to right) Daniel Massimino, NASA Astronaut Mike Massimino and Michael Phelps at the 2009 ConocoPhillips Nationals Championships & World Championship Trials on July 10, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Olympic Swim Coach Named In OC Sex Abuse Lawsuit

A legendary swim coach who trained with Janet Evans and other Olympians faced a lawsuit from a colleague who claims he interfered with another coach’s attempts to uncover sex abuse allegations.

09/18/2012

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LA Woman Fails Fourth Attempt To Swim From Cuba To Florida

Diana Nyad ended her fourth attempt in nearly 35 years to swim across the Straits of Florida on Tuesday, her dream of setting a record thwarted by storms, jellyfish stings, shark threats, hypothermia and swollen lips.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2012

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Cool Down At Los Angeles, Pasadena Public Pools

The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation announced Wednesday that all pools will remain open through Sept. 5.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2012

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Colorado Man Wins LA Triathlon In Men’s Division

Cameron Dye of the United States won his first Los Angeles Triathlon on Sunday, beating three-time winner and favorite Greg Bennett.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2011

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OC Kids Set For ‘World’s Largest Swimming Lesson’

Hundreds of kids are set to join swimmers in Mexico, Korea and 18 other nations in what’s being billed as the world’s largest swimming lesson ever.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/13/2011

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Swim Coach Charged With Having Sexual Relationship With Girl, 15

A swim coach has been charged with having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student, Orange County prosecutors said Thursday.

03/24/2011

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