Category: Training

S.O.S. / Save Our Swim!

We have faced many challenges on this journey. Some have challenged us physically. Some have challenged us mentally. Some have challenged our marriage. Some have challenged our will and determination. With hard work, strong focus and the support of our friends, family and community, we have made it through....

Hitting a wall

“Be a part of something bigger than yourself.” This has been the way I have approached life. When I came up with the idea to swim across Lake Michigan almost a year ago, the sole purpose was to bring attention to an illness I knew little about at the...

FIRST LAKE MICHIGAN TRAINING SWIM

Saturday was quite the experience. We learned a lot and are getting both mentally and physically stronger each time we jump in the open water. Waves started out around 2 feet, but rose to 3-4 feet at times as we swam parallel to the shore. We were getting pummeled...