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Indonesians jump into the water from a docked tugboat across from the prison island of Nusakambangan in Cilacap, Central Java.

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Indonesian children jump into the water from a docked tugboat across from the prison island of Nusakambangan in Cilacap, Central Java.

A member of the Serpentine Swimming Club enjoys an early morning swim in Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park on Monday in London, England

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A member of the Serpentine Swimming Club enjoys a brisk early morning swim on Monday in the lake in Hyde Park in London, England

A swimmer swims laps in Bronte Ocean Pool as a severe storm hits Sydney at Bronte Beach on October 13, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.

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A swimmer does laps in Bronte Ocean Pool as a severe storm hits Sydney at Bronte Beach on Monday in Australia.

TOPSHOTS This photo taken on September 3...TOPSHOTS This photo taken on September 3, 2014 shows  Leng Yuting, 26, posing underwater for her wedding pictures at a photo studio in Shanghai, ahead of her wedding next year. Her fiance Riyang said they had their wedding photographs taken underwater because 'its romantic and beautiful'. Mr Wedding studio owner, Tina Lui, started providing underwater pictures four years ago.   AFP PHOTO / JOHANNES EISELEJOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images

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Leng Yuting poses underwater for her wedding pictures at a photography studio in Shanghai, ahead of her wedding next year. Fiance Riyang said they had their wedding photographs taken underwater because ‘it’s romantic and beautiful’. Mr Wedding studio owner, Tina Lui, started providing underwater pictures four years ago 

Swimmers Take An Early Dip In The Serpentine Lido

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Members of the Serpentine Swimming Club enjoy an early morning swim in Serpentine lake in Hyde Park on Monday.

Overweight Chinese students stretch after swimming during training at a camp held for overweight children in Beijing, China

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Chinese students stretch after swimming during training at a camp for overweight children in Beijing, China

Swimming - 2014 British Gas Swimming Championships - Day One - Tollcross International Swimming Centre...Michael Jamieson competes in the Mens Open 200m Breaststroke heat 5 during the 2014 British Gas Swimming Championships at Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow.

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Michael Jamieson competes in the men’s open 200m breaststroke heats during the 2014 British Gas Swimming Championships at Tollcross, Glasgow.

A swimmer passes a temporary floating sculpture as he trains on the Serpentine Lake at Hyde Park in London

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A swimmer passes a temporary floating sculpture as he trains on the Serpentine Lake at Hyde Park in London.

A diver performs with sardines as part of summer vacation events at an Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, July 31, 2013.

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A diver performs with sardines as part of summer holiday events at Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South Korea.

Connor Jaeger of the United States competes in a Men's 800m freestyle heat at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona.

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Connor Jaeger of the US competes in a Men’s 800m freestyle heat at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Switzerland's Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler perform in the synchronised swimming duet free final during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona...Switzerland's Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler perform in the synchronised swimming duet free final during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 25, 2013.  REUTERS/Michael Dalder (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)

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Switzerland’s Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler perform in the synchronised swimming duet free final during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona, Spain.

France's Laura Auge and Margaux Chretien perform in the synchronised swimming duet free preliminaries during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona.

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France’s Laura Auge and Margaux Chretien perform in the synchronised swimming duet free preliminaries during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona

Russia's Svetlana Romashina performs in the synchronised swimming

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Russia’s Svetlana Romashina performs in the synchronised swimming solo free routine preliminaries during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona on Monday

Competitors from Egypt practice their synchronised swimming team performance at the Saint Jordi arena in Barcelona prior to the world swimming championships...Egypt's team practice their synchronised swimming team performance ahead of the upcoming World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona, July 17, 2013. The World Swimming Championships will take place July 20 to August 4.

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Egypt’s team practice their synchronised swimming team performance ahead of the upcoming World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona. The World Swimming Championships will take place July 20 to August 4.

The Sagrada Familia cathedral is seen in the background as an unidentified diver practices ahead of the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain

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The Sagrada Familia cathedral is seen in the background as a diver practices ahead of the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, on Monday. The FINA World Championships run from July 19 to August 4.

Rugby Union - 2013 British and Irish Lions Tour - Australia Recovery Session Session - Coogee Beach, Sydney...Australia's Christian Leali'ifano (left) and Israel Folau (right) during a recovery session at Coogee Beach, Sydney in Australia. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday 1st July 2013. See PA story RUGBYU Lions. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Editorial use only, Non-commercial use, Photographs cannot be altered or adjusted other than in the course of normal journalistic or editorial practice (including cropping/manipulation for purpose of formatting or superimposition of captions/headings). Call 44 (0)1158 447447 for further information.

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Rugby players Christian Leali’ifano (left) and Israel Folau (right) during a recovery session at Coogee Beach, Sydney in Australia.

Liam Tancock takes part in the Mens Open 100m Backstroke

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Liam Tancock takes part in the men’s open 100m backstroke on the first day of the British Gas Swimming Championships at Ponds Forge sports centre, Sheffield.

A Free Syrian Army fighter dives into a swimming pool inside a house in the old city of Aleppo...A Free Syrian Army fighter dives into a swimming pool inside a house in the old city of Aleppo June 24, 2013.

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A Free Syrian Army fighter dives into a swimming pool inside a house in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, on Monday 

A swimmer walks on a beach covered in seaweed in the coastal city of Qingdao, eastern China's Shandong province, 17 June 2013. The seaweed, named enteromorpha prolifera grow quickly due to marine water eutrophication and warm weather following the ocean current that gather at the coastlines of Qingdao and the neighboring cities in recent days. This causes oxygen deficiency for the marine aquaculture and bad effects for the tourism.

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A swimmer walks on a beach covered in seaweed in the coastal city of Qingdao, Shandong province in eastern China.

Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel starts her swim to Florida from Havana, Cuba

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Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel starts her swim to Florida from Havana, Cuba on Wednesday.