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Old 09-01-2019, 01:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Tamerlane View Post
"Not at all" apparently is increasing common, with occasional exceptions for swim days in schools that have a pool( and even then sounds like kids rinse off with their suits on, which was verboten by some teachers at my school ). Which I don't find surprising because even in my day many kids tried to dodge it because they found it embarrassing. To the point where sometimes gym teachers would stand by the locker-room doors and check if you had wet hair as you left.
That's exactly how it was when I was in high school (early-mid 90s). There just wasn't time to shower, unless it was after swimming, and then it was just really quick to wash your hair and maybe warm up a little after getting out of the pool.

Plus we rarely, if ever, broke a sweat.