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Bermuda Round-the-Sound Swimathon, October 16, 2011

On October 16, 2011, I did my first open water swim event, Round-the-Sound Swimathon, which was held in Bermuda in the Harrington Sound. I chose Bermuda for my first event because I used to take many holidays to the island in the 90s, and still have friends there. It remains one of my
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Slam the Dam October 6, 2012

Three years ago this month, I participated in the Slam the Dam 8K open water swim in Lake Mead, Nevada. It was a great event, and I was well prepared, having done three 5-mile training swims prior to the race. Conditions were perfect for the race, and my partner Alastair was the best
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Canyon Lake

I spent Wednesday, June 10, swimming at Canyon Lake. Conditions were perfect at Boulder Recreation Site – water temperature was in the high 70s and almost weed-free! I had the place all to myself.
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