swimmers - Latest News on swimmers | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Sea race for Maharashtra swimmers on Jan 5

Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 15:07

Swimmers from Maharashtra including Virdhawal Khade would take part in the annual Arabian sea swimming competition from Sunk Rock to Gateway of India on January 5 next year and the event has attracted more than 450 swimmers.

Tagged sharks in Australia send auto-tweets to warn swimmers

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 13:58

In an innovative move to curb shark attacks, more than 300 sharks in Australia have been tagged with transmitters so that an automatic tweet warning is sent when they are dangerously close to the shore.

Wired Australian sharks using Twitter to warn swimmers

Last Updated: Friday, December 27, 2013, 09:42

Sharks in Western Australia have been reportedly fitted with transmitters that alert surfers and swimmers close to popular beaches via Twitter so as to curb any attacks.

Olympic swimming: Russia clinch synchronised team title fourth time

Last Updated: Friday, August 10, 2012, 23:01

Russia`s synchronised swimmers clinched their fourth straight Olympic title in team event at London Olympics Friday, concluding their tour with a sweep of both duet and team gold medals.

India gets Oly berth in swimming, though under strange rule

Last Updated: Saturday, July 07, 2012, 16:32

India has been granted an Olympic berth in swimming with the world body FINA springing a surprise by choosing Karnataka swimmer Gagan AP Ulalmath in the men`s 1,500m freestyle.

Sharks are colour-blind: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 00:41

Sharks may be unable to distinguish between colours, according to a lab study published on Tuesday that could benefit swimmers, surfers and sharks themselves.

Swimmers and coaches welcome return to `skinny-dipping`

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 18, 2010, 08:49

As with the European championships in Budapest last week, the Pan Pacific meeting starting Wednesday will be swum au naturel, or closer to it than any time in the past 15 years.

Ohio lake`s algae dangerous to swimmers, economy

Last Updated: Monday, July 05, 2010, 15:31

The waters in Ohio`s largest inland lake contain dangerous toxins, claim new tests.

US snip record to grab golden double

Last Updated: Saturday, August 01, 2009, 08:43

The United States completed a relay double at the world championships on Friday when they retained their men`s 4x200 metres freestyle title with a world record time.