How Swimming Has Affected My Life

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Life impacting events can come in many different forms. They can come as a wedding, the birth of a child, a divorce, a death, or in another way. Mine came in a single decision. I decided to join swim team in third grade and it changed my life. I have experienced so many amazing things because of this sport. I have gained time management skills, a great form of exercise and so many friends.
Swimming has taught me many important skills, but the most significant one is time management. Taking all pre-AP and AP classes entails a lot of homework. I have learned that as soon as I get home, I need to start on my homework. I have to start right away to get it done. I have had to make decisions of whether I should skip practice to do my homework or
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