Photography: Portraits: 20101120_LosAngeles_PJN285_Athlete_AliaArbas_0069edited

On Saturday, November 20, 2010, Alia Arbas, 30, from Redondo Beach, Calif., is sitting in the Loyola Marymount University Pool in Los Angeles, Calif., where she continues to work out and practice her favorite sport, synchronized swimming, which she has been performing and practicing since she was 8 years old. One of the most special synchronized swimming routines Arbas performed was with her sister, Audra Arbas.

On Saturday, November 20, 2010, Alia Arbas, 30, from Redondo Beach, Calif., is sitting in the Loyola Marymount University Pool in Los Angeles, Calif., where she continues to work out and practice her favorite sport, synchronized swimming, which she has been performing and practicing since she was 8 years old. One of the most special synchronized swimming routines Arbas performed was with her sister, Audra Arbas.