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Double Catalina Swim

Starting late Saturday night, September 3rd, I will be starting a swim from the mainland of California, swimming approximately 20 miles to Catalina Island. I will clear the water – for no more than 10 minutes – and will then … Continue reading

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Bay Swim #14

Tomorrow will be my 14th Great Chesapeake Bay Swim. I got to spend the afternoon and evening with Matt, seven other awesome swimmer friends and their friends and family. It was a lovely day…but a bit bitter sweet.  Tomorrow would … Continue reading

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SCAR

It is great to be back in Arizona for SCAR!! And super happy to have my friend Amy Frick swimming too. We had a preswim dinner tonight and it was awesome to see so many friends and make some new … Continue reading

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Beginning of Cork Distance Week

Cork Distance Week is a 9 day week based in Sandycove a few minutes from Kinsale, Ireland.  The mastermind behind it is renowned marathon swimmer – Ned Denison.  By invitation only – it is akin to marathon swimmers boot camp. … Continue reading

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The 2015 Season Begins

It has taken me quite awhile to write this post and I’ve wondered over the last few months exactly what I was going to say and how I was going to say it. Tomorrow marks my 13th Great Chesapeake Bay … Continue reading

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24 Hour Swim4RVA Video

Here’s a video from the 24 Hour Swim4RVA. It was a great event. Seven teams and a total of 87 people participated. Four teams swam in continuous relays for 12 hours. Two teams swam in continuous relays for 24 hours. … Continue reading

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24 Hour Swim – Fundraiser

24 HOUR SWIM…From Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m. to Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m. I will be swimming 24 miles (in the pool this time). 24 miles in 24 hours to raise money to help teach people to swim!  At the … Continue reading

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