Patience is a virtue and it’s not a virtue I have

Firstly it’s been a while, I haven’t swam in 8 months and it’s much longer since I last posted anything. It’s been a weird time for all and between lockdowns and life and elections and insurrections and just general chaos trying to find a way to swim hasn’t been top of my agenda. I found … Continue reading Patience is a virtue and it’s not a virtue I have

42……The answer to the universe?

Chilly morning Prior to last week I had never swam below 48f. Last week I did 44f, this week 40.5f/4.6C. For months I have been making reference to the number 42. For the nerds out there like myself, well 42 is the answer to the ultimate question, of life, the universe and everything (Hitchhikers Guide … Continue reading 42……The answer to the universe?

Halfway turn, I stopped and looked at the beach….i didn’t get out (spoiler)

I still love this view Some honest reflections here today. I spent the entire past week hoping for bad weather so they would have to cancel Big Shoulders. Completely and utterly horrible of me, but I honestly knew unless they cancelled or enforced a wet suit, I would get in not because I wanted to … Continue reading Halfway turn, I stopped and looked at the beach….i didn’t get out (spoiler)