swimming http://wwno.org en Learning To Swim, And Providing The Opportunity, Often A Challenge In New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/learning-swim-and-providing-opportunity-often-challenge-new-orleans <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some kids spend more of their summers in water than on land. Yet in our city, surrounded by water, knowing how to swim, or simply finding a place&nbsp;</span><i style="line-height: 1.5;">to&nbsp;</i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">swim, can be challenging.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Eve Abrams 36619 at http://wwno.org USA Swimming, Sigma Gamma Rho encourage swimming http://wwno.org/post/usa-swimming-sigma-gamma-rho-encourage-swimming <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">USA Swimming is partnering with Sigma Gamma Rho, a historically black national sorority, as it continues its campaign to increase participation in the sport and help counter staggering drowning statistics in minority communities.</p> Sun, 15 Jul 2012 15:40:46 +0000 The Associated Press 15791 at http://wwno.org