Headed for the Keys this weekend? May want to think before jumping into the ocean as Katharine, a 14-foot great white shark, is back—and is swimming in the waters just off Islamorada.
With almost year-round summertime temperatures in South Florida, and plenty of swimming pools, it may not come as a surprise that drowning is one of the leading causes of death for children under the age of four in the state.
It was a tough comeback for Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps as he went up against rival and fellow Olympian Ryan Locthe Thursday.
Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.
The no swimming advisory issued almost a week ago for Sunny Isles Beach has been lifted.
The search for a teenager visiting from Haiti that disappeared in the waters off of Boynton Beach Inlet turned up no sign of the boy.
The all clear for swimming has been given to a popular stretch of a Broward beach.
Swimmers are being told to avoid a Broward County beach due to water samples not meeting state requirements.
South Florida is one of those places where ocean-swimming is still a pastime in the month of November. But, Florida’s emergency managers are warning swimmers of a high risk of rip currents through Tuesday.
Long distance swimmer Diana Nyad, fresh off her record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida, is swimming in a tank in New YOrk to help disaster recovery efforts for Hurricane Sandy.