Watching Celtics 7-Foot-7 Rookie Tacko Fall Learn To Swim With Children Is A Sight To See
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Boston Celtics 7-foot-7 Rookie center, Tacko Fall, took swimming lessons Wednesday alongside the children at the Charlestown Boys & Girls Club.

Per the New York Post...
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“I never learned how to swim, which is crazy because I lived right by the ocean back in Senegal,” Fall said. “I don’t want to say I was a homebody, but my mom wouldn’t let me go out a lot. I used to go to school and go back home, but I never really got to enjoy the beaches as much.”

Fall, who said he “can stand in most pools,” has previously had aquatic workouts, but this marked his first swimming lesson. He expressed an interest in returning to the club, so that he can continue his learning.

“I’m a natural,” he said, smiling. “I’m learning how to swim. This is it. I’m learning how to swim. Just give me a couple of days.
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Dude can stand in any pool that's built. lol
Reply25 months
Buddy can chicken fight in the deep end
Reply25 months
I think that's kind of awesome
Reply25 months
fish out of water
Reply25 months
I would hate to play the Food Game or Marco Polo with Mr. Fall.
Reply25 months
Good for him.
Reply25 months
Looks like he’s struggling
Reply25 months
Fall, who said he “can stand in most lakes, rivers, and some oceans”...
Reply25 months
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