Swim team grateful for new swim blocks
The 20-year-old swim blocks were worn out, according to Algona Swim Team Booster Club Secretary Jodi Alt. Now, the swim team has new swim blocks.
Swim blocks are similar to starting blocks for sprinters at a track event. Swimmers get on the block, hold on to two handles and propel themselves forward into the water in a diving fashion.
Read more about it in the June 20 Advance.