Photo of Farida Osman’s Dad Being Father of the Year Will Melt Your Heart

Photo of Farida Osman’s Dad Being Father of the Year Will Melt Your Heart

  Egypt’s favorite swimmer, Farida Osman, keeps winning everyone’s heart one day after the other. The 22-year-old champion made history by winning the bronze medal in the women’s 50m butterfly final in Budapest, and winning Egypt’s first ever medal in the World Championships.   While we have been going on and on about the unstoppable mean water […]

The Refugee Who Swam from Turkey to Greece Made It to Rio

The Refugee Who Swam from Turkey to Greece Made It to Rio

By Leena ElDeeb

  Remember Yusra Mardini? The Syrian refugee who fled the civil war at home in Damascus, stumbled through refugee camps in Lebanon, arrived at Turkey and swam for her life, and for others’, from Turkey to Greece.   Mardini’s voyage in the Aegean Sea was not a typical one; she, among other brave ones, jumped from the […]

You Can PeePee in the Sea – IT’S OK!

You Can PeePee in the Sea – IT’S OK!

Everyone does it, but no one likes to admit it. You drank to much beer on the beach, you’re too lazy to walk back to your house, beach bar or cabana, so the easiest thing to do is let it rip in the water. I’m sure you have all asked yourselves whether or not it […]