Photography: Portraits: Burst From Water

A synchronized swimmer of 22 years, Alia Arbas, 30, from Redondo Beach, Calif., performs one of her tricks from out of the water at the Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Calif., on Saturday, November 20, 2010. Arbas won a national championship at Ohio State as an All American Athlete, {quote}I'm proud of that,{quote} Arbas said.
Burst From Water

A synchronized swimmer of 22 years, Alia Arbas, 30, from Redondo Beach, Calif., performs one of her tricks from out of the water at the Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Calif., on Saturday, November 20, 2010. Arbas won a national championship at Ohio State as an All American Athlete, "I'm proud of that," Arbas said.