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Faces of the day: New York’s Honeys and Bears synchronized swim team

by | 9th, July 2012

FACES of the day: Members of the Honeys and Bears synchronized swim group gather for directions from their coach Oliver Foote at Harlem’s Thomas Jefferson Park pool in New York, Monday, July 9, 2012. The group, which started in 1979, now has 41 members – 10 men and 31 women – who range in age from 62 to 100 years old. Hope floats…

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Lettice Graham, 90, center, enters Thomas Jefferson Park pool in New York, Monday, July 9, 2012. Graham has been a member of the synchronized swim group,Harlem Honeys and Bears, for 36 years. The group was founded in 1979, and has grown to 41 members, 10 men and 31 women. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)



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