James Reid, a lifeguard at the Manly Surf Life Saving Club near Sydney, checks surf conditions in the ocean near the club on May 13, 2012. The Manly club is something of a breeding ground for elite ... more 
James Reid, a lifeguard at the Manly Surf Life Saving Club near Sydney, checks surf conditions in the ocean near the club on May 13, 2012. The Manly club is something of a breeding ground for elite athletes, with members competing at the Olympics since 1908, including champion swimmers, kayakers and even one winter Olympics skiier among them. AFP PHOTO / Greg WOODGREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images less 
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