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Jumping right in: A swimmer at last

A novice finds success in the pool: ‘I just swam’

POSTED: July 18, 2014 12:07 a.m.

Learning to swim

Times intern Audrey Williams didn't learn how to swim as a child in New York. After moving to Gainesville and seeing Lake Lanier, Williams decided to finally learn how to swim. She has documented her experience through the two-week class. Watch her progress in this video.

Until my adult swim lessons at the Frances Meadows Aquatic Center, there was no way I would go into a pool past my shoulders.

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