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Obama coach ensures swimming skills aren't just for dreamers (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Obama coach ensures swimming skills aren't just for dreamers
By Sarah K. Spencer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Aug. 4, 2017

It’s amazing how much progress can happen in 27 days. “You were scared to let go of the wall, and now you’re motorboating and jumping in,” Obama Academy swim coach Mark Rauterkus says to his campers, the majority of which struggle to stay afloat in the pool at the beginning of camp. Though he’s usually coaching teenagers to lower their times and perfect their technique, he spends the summers with beginners...(READ MORE)

 
 
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