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Water Tight

by | 28th, November 2003

‘OI! No dunking! No petting! No ball games! No bombing! No diving. No glasses! No crocodiles! No food! No to anything other than swimming up and down in neat straight lines.

Oi! No inflatables!

It’s little wonder that Britain hasn’t had many Olympic swimming champions with rules like that.

However, things have begun to look better of late, ever since swimmers began to wear thongs to the pool.

But, as the Times reports, that too is about to end, banished under the rule that stipulates ‘No perving’.

Thirty years after

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