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Triathletes swim, bike, run to success

Pamela London

April 14, 2011

There is one sport that epitomizes pushing oneself to the limit: the triathlon. Arguably one of the most demanding sports around, triathlon combines swimming, biking and running to test an athlete's skill and perseverance. The Whitman Triathlon Club allows Whitties to do just that. The athletes recently...

Sixteen records fall at swim championships

Coaches Jamie Kennedy ‘96, Robert Street ‘07, Jenn Blomme and Anthony Russo urge on a Whitman swimmer from the bulkhead. Teammates show their support with flags and face paint as they cheer during a race. Photos contributed by Kayla Joan.

Tyler Hurlburt

March 3, 2011

Head swim coach Jenn Blomme understandably lost count of the number of broken school records after the first night of the three-day Northwest Conference Championships at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, Ore. By the end of the meet, 16 new records had been set by the Missionary swimmers. Assi...

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