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Hawaii’s Three-Year Swim Club overcame WWII-era anti-Japanese sentiment on quest for Olympic glory – The Boston Globe

Posted by | October 20, 2015 | Uncategorized

For years now, we’ve been inundated with images of athletic rigor: “Just Do It.” It might seem hard to believe, but not so long ago conventional wisdom held that elite athletes were most effective when pampering themselves, not submitting to grueling workouts.

Source: Hawaii’s Three-Year Swim Club overcame WWII-era anti-Japanese sentiment on quest for Olympic glory – The Boston Globe

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