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NY Seniors Take to The Pool to Keep Fit

NY Seniors Take to The Pool to Keep Fit

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Age is nothing but a number for the Harlem Honeys and Bears. The New York-based synchronized swim team, started in 1979, consists of more than three dozen members, ranging in age from 50 to 96.

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1:15AM PDT on Apr 3, 2013

Good for them. Staying healthy is important.

5:23PM PDT on Apr 2, 2013

Thanks.

11:52AM PDT on Sep 21, 2012

good for them. i love swimming!

12:35PM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

Second best exercise next to brisk walking!

2:41PM PDT on Aug 8, 2012

Thanks!

2:57PM PDT on Jul 16, 2012

:-)

5:55AM PDT on Jul 15, 2012

Beautiful video. I agree that swimming helps with breathing, flexibility, and strength, but watch out for the chemicals in the water that may trigger problems.

8:58PM PDT on Jul 14, 2012

Any excersise in water, esp. for the elderly is great, because the water is easier on the joints. e.g. arthritis.After any joint surgery, hip, knee, etc. Dr.'s and P.T.'s recommend this.

4:25AM PDT on Jul 14, 2012

good for them

3:08AM PDT on Jul 14, 2012

I don't mind swimming on holiday but feel shy appearing in a swimsuit where people, Including ex pupils, know me.

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