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Kayakers…a Catalina Channel Swimmer’s Best Friend

One of the swims I am contemplating in my training for my English Channel 2013 attempt, is the Catalina Channel. Although this swim will not occur until 2012, I came across an article today by Beth Barnes, a kayaker who … Continue reading

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Another Member Of My English Channel 2013 Team

As you probably know, an attempt at the English Channel, although a “solo” swim, is far from a lonely challenge. In prior blog posts, I identified several members of my “team.” I am ready to announce yet another member: Swim Coach … Continue reading

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The Start Of A Successful Team

No challenge like swimming the English Channel can be accomplished alone. A true “team” is necessary. I have already “drafted” two of the most important members of my team…my wife, Michelle and daughter Allie. Michelle has agreed to help me … Continue reading

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Making Friends Along The Way To The English Channel

I must say, although my decision to swim the English Channel is relatively new, I have already had the pleasure of meeting many truly dedicated people. Well, “meeting” may be a bit strong since I am referring to people I … Continue reading

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