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Organizers cancel world-famous swim due to rough surf conditions | KHON2

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The event drew swimmers from all over the globe, including Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Japan.

Source: Organizers cancel world-famous swim due to rough surf conditions | KHON2 (http://www.khon2.com/2015/09/05/organizers-cncel-world-famous-swim-due-to-rough-surf-conditions).

Accessed on 06 September 2015, 14:42 hrs, UTC.

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Unusually high surf and rough open ocean conditions led to the cancellation of Saturday’s Waikiki Rough Water Swim.  Event director Kaia Hedlund cancelled the world-class swimming competition because of unsafe conditions.  Swimmers who went out earlier to warm up said conditions were not safe and said Hedlund made the right decision.

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