Entries by Julie Taub

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Newfound Lakes’ ‘Swim With A Mission’ to benefit Veterans

BRISTOL — Organizers are seeking volunteers and participants for a fundraising event on Newfound Lake to benefit veterans. The second Swim With A Mission, which features open-water races and demonstrations by Navy SEALs, is scheduled for Saturday, July 14, on Newfound Lake at Wellington State Park. “There are over 110,000 Veterans in New Hampshire and we […]

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SEALS Swim With A Mission

On April 2, 2016, I was standing on the beach at Ocean Reef, Florida, staring at the sky and suddenly a parachute opened. The letters “SEAL” were stark against the yellow and blue background of the parachute. I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. Navy SEALs parachuting in, jumping from helicopters, K-9s chasing bad guys. […]

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Swim With A Mission draws massive crowd to Newfound Lake

BRISTOL — Huge crowds overflowed Wellington State Beach in Bristol last Friday as both young and old came out to cheer on participants in Swim with a Mission, a fundraising event which raised money for veterans’ causes both locally and nationally. Phil and Julie Taub of both Bedford and Hebron organized the day’s activities, and […]

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Live Navy SEALs demonstration coming to Newfound Lake

BRISTOL — Registration is open for the 2017 Swim With A Mission. The family-friendly event is a charity open-water swim festival on Newfound Lake that honors and supports our veterans. Top fundraisers for the event will have a Navy SEAL swim with them and all participants and guests can meet U.S. Navy SEALs and enjoy […]