swim cap


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swim cap

or swimming cap
n.
A snug elastic cap worn in the water especially to increase speed in competitive swimming or to keep the hair dry. Also called bathing cap.
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My Papa's white Sansabelt trousers with a crease; my grandma, brown and beautifully wrinkly, doing powerful laps in the apartment complex's pool wearing a swim cap with a chin strap; the potent sense memory of the elevator, every year, with buttons that were such an honor and responsibility to push and the powerful scent of chlorine and old people; watching boats on the causeway and eating marinated mushrooms on their balcony.
They will be provided with a swim safe float, swim cap and race bib.
Mick is the True Blue who turns blue with cold at every Everton game - watching in his Speedos, goggles and swim cap to raise money for the Woodlands Hospice in Liverpool.
On the day, body marking and swim cap collection start from 5.
yelled Christopher Swain, wearing a yellow-and-black protective suit and a green swim cap as he crossed a railing into the water near a sewage discharge point in Brooklyn, where a sign warns people to stay out of the water.
Other guidelines include wearing a brightly colored swim cap to be more visible to boaters and other swimmers, and completing a swimming self-assessment, full of questions swimmers can ask themselves to determine if they will be safe in open water.
Everyone who took part qualified for a medal, T-shirt, swim cap and gym sack.
Nyad, her head bobbing in a pink swim cap, only stopped for brief moments to greet new volunteers who wanted a chance to swim alongside her for a few laps, the report added.
Teacher Charley Wilde with her wetsuit, t-shirt and Great Swim cap.
Among the memorabilia to go under the hammer at the silent auction are a Tour De France Winners Jersey, a Christian Ronaldo signed boot, a Michael Phelps swim cap, a Roger Federer racket, a Paul McCartney guitar, a Sean Connery signed photo, a Sebastian Vettel helmet and more.
She was forced to borrow a swim cap from colleague Andrew Bree because her own one was by Nike and not an official Team Ireland one by Asics.
One easy way to enhance thermoregulation in competitive swimmers in Guadeloupe is to remove the silicone swim cap that is usually used for gliding as well as hygienic reasons.