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Pod or a pack of open water swimmers of the Gatorman of the annual La Jolla Rough Water Swim in La Jolla Cove, California
Pod of dolphins
Oak Streeters, a pod in Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.
9:30's pod at the La Jolla Cove in California

noun 1 - A pod is a formal or informal team, squad, group, or club of open water swimmers and/or triathletes.

noun 2 - A pod also refers to a group of marine mammals, such as seals, whales, hippopotami, orcas or dolphins.


The pod of swimmers gathered at the cove on Saturday mornings.


team, squad, pack, gam (whales), herd (seals or whales)


1825–35, Americanism; perhaps special (orig. facetious) use of pod.

Pods Around The World

Pod of Dolphins

Adam Walker swimming with a pod of dolphins in the Cook Strait in New Zealand.

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