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REVIEW: Head Above Water whets the appetite for Olympic swimming campaign | Town & Country Magazine



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DOES swimming mean as much to Australia as it once did? There was a period two decades ago when Ian Thorpe, Grant Hackett, Susie O’Neill and Kieran Perkins were among our most bankable sports stars. Our current swimmers are unable to command the same status. That’s evident by Amazon Prime streaming the Australian Swimming Trials from Saturday. Olympic qualifiers were once feverishly fought over by Nine and Seven. To whet the appetite for the trials, Amazon has released a four-part documentary series, Head Above Water, focusing on Thorpe, Olympic 100m freestyle champion Kyle Chalmers, relay gold medalist Bronte…

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