Wednesday, December 13, 2017
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Lessons to live by

SAM OWENS | Times

Jesus Jimenez, 13, left, Marcus Moore, 12, center, and other children float near the edge of the Copeland Park Pool during the fifth annual World's Largest Swimming Lesson on Friday. At 11 a.m. sharp, tens of thousands of children and adults united at aquatic facilities around the world to try to set a new Guinness world record and promote swimming lessons to combat drowning. They were trying to beat the world record set June 18, 2013, when 32,450 people at 432 locations across the globe took the plunge to sharpen swimming skills.

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