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Lane 1 - Athens Banner-Herald posts "Out of the locker: Gay athletes at UGA mostly silent, but support grows.  Shannon Vreeland, who won an Olympic gold medal in the 800 freestyle relay, said the swimming community has been receptive to those who are gay, including at Georgia and other schools, such as Texas A&M, where men’s swimmer Amini Fonua told the The Battalion, a student newspaper, he is gay.  “We’ve had plenty of gay teammates,” Vreeland said. “We have ones right now that are and it doesn’t really affect anybody. It doesn’t change their perception of anything. I think the Jason Collins thing was great. ... I know that people are a little more hesitant to come out on the men’s team and I think things like this really kind of give people that might be nervous about that, it might give them the courage to (come out).”

Lane 2 - YouTube "Popeye Episode 188 Swimmer Take All."

Lane 3 - inside the games posts "Olympic champion swimmer Ledecky wins US Athlete of the Month award.  Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer Katie Ledecky has been awarded the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) Female Athlete of the Month award for June following a series of fine performances at the National Championships in Indianapolis."

Lane 4 - The Boston Globe posts "Charles River opens for first public swim since 1950s.  After the countdown and the cannonballs, the first group at the first public swim in the Charles River in 50 years had a moment to tread water and look down. It was then that the seven swimmers began shouting their impressions of what the once-famously filthy body of water felt like."

Lane 5 - Tahoe Daily Tribune posts "Celebrity Golf tees off Tuesday.  Michael Phelps, an 18-time gold medal Olympic swimmer, will make his ACC debut. Technically, Phelps is a beginner golfer, but after recent instruction from Hank Haney, Tiger Woods’ swing coach, it’s hard to guess what he’ll be bringing to the links.  “Michael is incredibly competitive. He’s the greatest Olympian ever,” Haney said during a June press conference. “I’ve seen him in competition, even just having a friendly bet with some friends, and he can really turn it up.”

Lane 6 - Pak Passion posts "It was a dream come true to represent Pakistan at the Beijing Olympics" : Kiran Khan.  PakPassion is proud to present an exclusive interview with Pakistan’s Olympic swimmer and Tamgha-e-Imtiaz winner, Kiran Khan who is also one of the first international female swimmers for Pakistan, where she holds national records."

Lane 7 - Virgin Active posts "Virgin Active Swim Gala Series 2013.  The first wave of events in the 2013 Virgin Active Swim Gala Series are now complete - check out the best of the action from two great weekends of competition."  http://www.virginactive.co.uk/

Lane 8 - North Jersey posts "Men's swimsuits go from one extreme to the other.  Everybody into the pool!  Wearing...what?  I haven't owned a "real" swimsuit in 15 years. Maybe more.  I can't even remember the last time I bought one. Whenever it was, though, the suit I bought was most likely a plain, black Speedo.  This is a style I wore when I was in my early 20s. I don't believe we called them Speedos back then. But, whatever they were, they looked good on me."

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