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Ryan Kwanten on sports: 'You name it, and I'll try to compete'
Ryan Kwanten on sports: 'You name it, and I'll try to compete'

After Ryan Kwanten moved to Los Angeles a dozen years ago, he discovered what he considers the perfect local gym: the great outdoors. Best known for playing Southern heartthrob Jason Stackhouse on HBO's "True Blood," the actor says he stays in shape hiking, surfing, skiing or engaging in just about any "sporting endeavor" that doesn't involve formally working out. At age 12, he survived a shark attack while surfing and was back on the water the next day. In his native Australia, he burnished his land and sea skills in lifeguard competitions. For his starring role in the romantic comedy "The Right Kind of Wrong," he happily learned to hang glide. ...

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