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Newport Beach Pier-2-Pier open water swim start in 2013 in Orange County, Southern California
Newport, Rhode Island, wood engraving by Winslow Homer in 1858 for Harper's Weekly

Newport can refer to a number of beaches and coastal communities from Australia to the Americas to Europe, including Newport Beach, California (USA), Newport, Rhode Island (USA) where a 25-mile professional marathon swim sanctioned by the World Professional Marathon Swimming Federation was held in the 1960s in 18°C water, and Newport, Vermont where a number of lake swims are organized by Phil White.

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