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Annoying Things Swimmers Do (Video)

South African swimmer and YouTuber Calvyn Justus put together a funny video exemplifying some of the more common things that swimmers do that could be classified as, well, annoying.

We all know the types…

  • The swimmer who gets out to go to the bathroom just as the main set is about to start.
  • The swimmer who rides your feet and toes the entire duration of the rep/set/workout.
  • The swimmer who sprints through warm-up.

And so on.

Justus represented his home nation at the 2014 Commonwealth Games last summer in Glasgow, Scotland, where he won a bronze and silver medal as part of S.A.’s 4×100 and 4×200 freestyle relay teams.

Recognize any of the swimmers in the video below?

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