Monthly Archives: June 2011

79th Boat Basin

Just passed 79th Boat Basin. Bad chop and headwind.

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Time in the Water – 4:49 p.m.

As of 4:49 p.m. – Courtney has been in the water 7 hours, 24 minutes.

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Tug – 3:22 p.m.

We’ve got company.

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George Washington Bridge – 3:11 p.m.

Entering the Mighty Hudson.  Behold the George Washington Bridge, our last bridge of the day.

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Columbia University – 3:04 p.m.

How cool is this?!  Courtney just swam past the big C of Columbia University.  She’s over the GI issues, said she feels good and we’re about to enter the Hudson.  Home stretch!!!!!

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And More Harlem River

Another bridge in the Harlem down.  2 miles or so from the turn toward the mighty Hudson and the home stretch.  Courtney has been in the water now for 5 hrs and 10 minutes.  Shoulders are a little sore and … Continue reading

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Two Pees in a Pod

Courtney and Mike, two peas (or pees, whichever the case may be) in a pod.  Making our way toward the top of the Harlem River.

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