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This Week in Photos, Week of Aug. 3-9, 2012

Not all the sports were in London this week, with friendly competitions everywhere from Minsk to New York City to Mexico City. See what else happened this week around the world.

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Photography by REUTERS/Thomas Hodel

During a world-record attempt on the Aare River between the villages of Kiesen and Bern in Switzerland, 1,500 participants attempt to row together in rubber dinghies across a distance of 9.9 miles.

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