Reading Royals Synchro Stories 2
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"...an expert linguist eventually makes poetry and all of a sudden the words disappear and all you are left with is a feeling. Synchronised swimming shares this type of transcendence - a perfectly executed 'Crane' or Split' are like well printed letters …...but it is perhaps the tender curl of a toepoint or a supernatural flick of the wrist that changes these statements into poetry....."
The Olympic Channel
Part of the introduction to a video in four parts which looks at the rivalry between two of the USA's premier Synchro clubs the Santa Clara Aquamaids and the Walnut Creek Aquanuts. Both San Franscisco/Oakland based outfits are coached by coaches who jointly took the USA National Team to Olympic success at the 1996 Atlanta Games.