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Oak Streeters, a pod in Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.
noun - Pod is a formal or informal team, squad, group, or club of open water swimmers and/or triathletes.

Pod also refers to a group of marine mammals, such as seals, whales, hippopotami or dolphins.

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

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Synonym

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

Origin

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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