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Josh Prenot

Josh Prenot is an Olympic swimmer who specializes in the breaststroke. The Berkeley graduate and Santa Maria native majored in physics and can often be found hiking, rock climbing and mountaineering. Prenot won a silver medal in the 200 meter breaststroke at the Rio Olympics in 2016. 

Check out his Berkeley recommendations below.

city guide:
Berkeley, CA
Indian Rock
950 Indian Rock Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707, USA
Grizzly Peak Overlook
Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94705, United States
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coffee
Artis Coffee
"Artis Coffee on 4th street is my go-to: the absolute best coffee in the Bay Area. I always bring my thermos so I can keep enjoying my caffeine after I’ve hit the trail." -Josh Prenot
Artís Coffee, Fourth Street, Berkeley, CA, USA
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landmark
Ocean Beach
Ocean Beach is located on the west coast of San Francisco and is adjacent to Golden Gate Park, the Richmond District, and the Sunset District.
Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA, USA
Stinson Beach
Stinson Beach Parking Lot, Stinson Beach, CA, USA
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landmark
University of California Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
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Cragmont Park
960 Regal Rd, Berkeley, CA 94708, USA
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shopping
Fourth Street
Fourth Street, Berkeley, CA, USA
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outdoors
Tilden Regional Park
"Tilden is absolutely gorgeous and endless. We love hiking there, we've thrown joint birthday parties where we've jammed and camped out. We've visited the Little Farm to hang out with the animals. It's great."  —  The Seshen
2501 Grizzly Peak Boulevard, Orinda, CA 94563, United States
landmark
UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
"The UC Botanical Garden does a summer series at their amphitheater in the redwoods. It's a pretty unique setting to see music."  —  Sugar Candy Mountain
200 Centennial Dr, Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
food
Thai Temple
1911 Russell St Berkeley, CA 94703
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outdoors
Point Reyes National Seashore
1 Point Reyes-Petaluma Rd, Inverness, CA 94937
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