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Swim Mom Karen Norman Speaks with BKS

Karen and Percy Norman are the swim mom and dad of Clarke (10) and Madison (13). Both girls swim year round and began swimming competitively at the age of 6. Karen sat down with Black Kids Swim to share her thoughts on the barriers that...

Photographer Lailanie Symonette speaks with BKS

Photographer Lailanie Symonette speaks with BKS

Photographer Lailanie Semper Symonette is an avid photographer and a regular at swim meets for the Nations Capital Swim Club. We ALWAYS see her snapping amazing action shots of the swimmers and we love it when she shares her albums on Facebook and Flickr. We...

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Coach Robert Green Speaks with BKS

[caption id="attachment_56" align="alignright" width="300"] Coach Robert M. Green[/caption] Coach Robert M. Green is the head coach for DC Wave and the Competitive Swimming Programs manager for Washington D.C. Parks and Recreation. With over 10 years of coaching experience and practically a lifetime of swimming experience we thought...

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Bruce Johnson of Avatar Salon Talks Chlorine and Black Swimmers Hair

Bruce Johnson has been in the hair care industry for over 20 years. He is a licensed cosmetologist [caption id="attachment_858" align="alignleft" width="294"] Bruce Johnson, cosmetologist and salon owner.[/caption] and the owner of Avatar Salon and Wellness Spa in Silver Spring. The salon opened 18 years ago and...

Swim Mom Monica Randall speaks to BKS

Swim Mom Monica Randall speaks to BKS

Monica and Alan Randall are the 'Swim Mom' and 'Swim Dad' of star swimmer Maya Randall, age 11 Maya swims for DC Wave Swim Team Her favorites events and fastest times (in the age 9-10 category for Long Course Meters) are: 50 Free LCM - 32.46 100 Free LCM...


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