Lane 1 - Gazettes posts "Belmont Outdoor Pool Opens To Swimmers, Teams Today. Almost exactly a year after the Belmont Plaza Pool closed to swimmers, a new outdoor pool will open at the site at 4 p.m. today, Thursday. Work began in early September on the Myrtha temporary pool in the parking lot east of the Belmont pool building. The 50-meter heated pool will be open for public swimming as well as available for competitive swimming and high school and collegiate water polo."
Lane 3 - Sky Sports posts "Keri-Anne Payne believes that Europe may get their first 'Duel in the Pool'' win over the US. "If there was a year where Europe could get that win then this is definitely that year," explained Payne. "They may not have the Michael Phelps factor anymore and it is a shame Ryan Lochte has pulled out, but they still have some world class swimmers coming over. "It is going to be really tough against the likes of Chloe Sutton and Katie Ledecky but Europe have got some quality of their own."
Lane 4 - Daily Record posts "Scots swimming champ Michael Jamieson shrugs off health scare and sets sights on Commonwealth Games double. JAMIESON required an electric shock to jolt his heart back to its regular beat last month but insists he is fully fit for tomorrow’s Ryder Cup-style Duel In The Pool in Glasgow."
Lane 5 - The Gainesville Sun posts "Versatility, competitiveness key to Beisel’s success. Florida head coach Gregg Troy sees the key to the success of standout senior swimmer Elizabeth Beisel as being pretty simple. “Elizabeth likes to finish first,” Troy said."
Lane 6 - SouthAfrica.info posts "South African watersports in 2013. South Africans sparkled in watersports in 2013, with the country's swimmers, surfers, canoeists and paddle-skiers proving themselves once again to be among the best in the world."
Lane 7 - Aqualillies posts "Paramour Mansion. What a delight to perform at the Paramour Mansion for this beautiful wedding captured by James Balsam (Docuvitae Photography). Edit by Mesha Kussman, 'Lillies: Jeanie, Diana, Mary, Catherine, Kim, Niki. www.Aqualillies.com"
Lane 8 - The News-Press posts "Senior Games: Cape swim medalist settles for silver, bronze. She's won 30 gold medals previously. Age and strong competition from The Villages swimmers finally caught up with Cape Coral’s Karla Spencer during the 22nd Florida International Senior Games. Spencer, a veteran competitor with a dozen years of Senior Games experience and more than 30 gold medals, was blanked for the first time in swimming last Saturday and Sunday."