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Lurz seals Germany open water win
Thomas Lurz secures another world championship title after leading Germany to victory in 5K team open water event.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 14:07 GMT
Mellouli secures double triumph at worlds
African Oussama Mellouli wins in Spain to become first swimmer with world and Olympic titles in pool and open water.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 14:10 GMT
Mellouli wins open water gold
Tunisian becomes first swimmer to hold pool and open water medals in the same Games winning 10K title at Hyde Park.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2012 18:10 GMT
Dutch swimmer takes courageous gold
Maarten van der Weijden wins gold in 10km swimming marathon after beating cancer.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2008 16:21 GMT
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