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Hardy Hong Kong swimmers brave busy harbor
A tightly-knit community of around 50 mostly elderly citizens are regular visitors to the Sai Wan Swimming Shed. Built in the 1960s or 1970s, it is the sole survivor of such structures, popular in the first half of the last century when public swimming facilities were sparse in the former British colony.
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Miao Rong Lu, 68, swims in the sea at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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Miao Rong Lu, 68, swims in the sea at the Sai Wan Swimming Shed in Hong Kong, China, October 5, 2018. Rong Lu said she has been coming to the swimming shed for 30 years. REUTERS/Hannah McKay SEARCH "SAI SWIMMING" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY.
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Sandy Lam, 68, hangs a towel to dry in the mens changing... more
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Yin Sing, 83, looks out to sea from the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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A man prepares to swim at the Sai Wan Swimming Shed... more
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Yin Sing, 83, showers in the men's changing room at... more
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Dennis Yeung, 58, climbs out of the sea at the Sai... more
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Yim Sui Hing, 86, swims in the sea before dawn at the... more
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A man prepares to swim at dawn at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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Swimmers play cards in the communal room at the Sai... more
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Clothes hang next to a collage of photographs of swimmers... more
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Lockers are seen in the men's changing room at the... more
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Tim Man Kwok, 72, lights incense next to a statue of... more
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A man exercises before swimming at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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A man exercises at the Sai Wan Swimming Shed in Hong... more
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A woman prepares to swim at the Sai Wan Swimming Shed... more
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Women prepare to swim in the sea at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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Lin Sik Oi, 75, walks along the wooden pier to swim... more
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A man prepares to swim in the sea at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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A woman swims as a plastic bottle floats in the sea... more
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Chin Choi, 78, swims in the sea at the Sai Wan Swimming... more
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