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“As you can imagine, regular practice of synchronized swimming is a great way to maintain health and strength -- and a great way to meet active and fun women! We have many members who have had arthritis, joint replacements, and other health challenges -- and they stay active with the Aquadettes.” -- Leisure World

These California Girls have character. Sevety five year old Margo Bauer shares her story with California Is a Place.

In case you missed it, you can read Zachary Canepari's interview with The Atlantic here, and watch more stories from California Is a Place here.

Drea Cooper is a filmmaker and Zackary Canepari is a photographer. To see more videos and photographs from California Is a Place, visit  http://californiaisaplace.com/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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