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Ferry Weertman Fights Off Jet Lag To Win RCP Tiburon Mile

Ferry Weertman caught an international flight from his home in the Netherlands and flew across the Atlantic Ocean and continental United States to land late Saturday night in San Francisco, California.

Groggy and jet lagged, he had to wake up early this morning to compete in the RCP Tiburon Mile. As he was walking to the registration desk, he learned that full-body tech suits were not allowed as per FINA rules. He had left home without jammers, so he settled to race the 1 nautical mile course in briefs. 

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