Swimming

A beach along Lake Erie (credit: istock)

Monroe County Lifts Warnings For Swimming At 4 Beaches

Earlier this month, the department advised against swimming at the beaches due to high E. coli bacteria levels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

Family of four having fun at the beach

Best Places To Buy Swimsuits In Detroit

Check out this list for the best places to buy swimsuits in the metro Detroit area.

06/02/2015

(Photo courtesy Dalton Pokley)

Student Heroes: Clarkston High School Swim Team Captain Inspires

“Hard work pays off,” says Dalton Pokley. “…You just have to keep working towards it, and then it’ll come true.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02:  Tyler Clary of the United States celebrates after winning the gold in the Men's 200m Backstroke final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Former Wolverine Gears Up For The Racetrack After Olympic Swimming Career

Clary said that he isn’t worried about injuring himself and anything we do normally can be dangerous.

CBS Detroit–07/19/2014

Think You Can Swim? Red Cross Says Half Don’t Meet Swimming Standards

A survey conducted by the Red Cross showed that the majority of Americans say that they have what it takes to be strong swimmers, but 54 percent can’t display critical water safety skills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

Walking in Venice (Credit, Randy Yagi)

How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.

03/18/2014

Sunset

5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

Jim Dreyer (credit: jimthesharkdreyer)

Man Swimming 22 Miles Across Lake St. Clair

A man who calls himself “The Shark” began his latest swim Monday from a spot near Algonac.

08/05/2013

Detroit Riverwalk (WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart)

Drunk Man Arrested After Swimming Across Detroit River

A man who wanted to prove he could swim across the Detroit River from Canada to the U.S. ended up prompting and international rescue operation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

Summer Hiking

Great Summer Workouts To Get You Out Of The Gym And Into The Sunshine

Everyone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.

06/17/2013

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