Surfers dash into the ocean

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Victorious lifesavers

Competitors hauling surfboards dash into the water on March 10 during the Victorian Surf Lifesaving Championships in Anglesea, Australia.

Organized by aquatic safety initiative Life Saving Victoria, the competition attracts thousands of a participants and spectators to the small beach town every year.

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