Good News: George Haines Is Recovering

July 24. COACH of the Century George Haines, buoyed by get well wishes from around the world, is making a remarkable recovery from his stroke, according to Bill Thompson, former Santa Clara swimmer and current San Jose Head Coach Bill Thompson.

Coach haines got out of bed and is going to therapy today, and is responding to questions. His recovery has been characterized as "quite amazing." Yesterday they were concerned for his survival, today he is on the road to recovery.

That road, however, may be long and bumpy. So keep George in your prayers and good thoughts and keep sending him your get well wishes at swimphil@aol.com

Best Regards, JL

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