Thursday, October 19, 2017
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SR Champs Week! – Have You Ever Heard About the 2-Man 400-Free Relay?

Since it is Senior Champs week, I thought I would bring back a great story that actually happened!  A great friend of mine, still,...

Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is always great and they deserve everything they get and more! Mothers wake you up in the morning Mothers feed you breakfast, lunch, and...

Thank You Poem

by 14 year old swimmer, Silvio Martinez Coach Joe, You are my first loyal swim coach Not deserting our team As all the others had done before you Staying...

People! There Are People Left!

I freakin' lost my iphone on a long ride Sunday! Between a "check in" on Foursquare at the Markham Road trailhead and the next 10...

Lessons Learned – Ryan Lochte / Josh Davis

When I showed up this past Sunday for the Mutual of Omaha's Breakout Swim Clinic with Josh Davis and Ryan Lochte, I really didn't...

What It’s Really About!

Swimming is the hardest sport with the least amount of notoriety...along with gymnastics, that is. (I have to say that, or my wife would...

Going LIVE and the Reasons For It

I will talk about the All Star meet in another blog post shortly, but I first wanted to talk about something that really touched...

Pool Side Barber Shop

So I was just reminded by Virginia swimming alum Katie Gordon, one of the "get-out" swimmers in the Power of the Get Out Swim blog...

Jo-Jo the Dog-Faced Boy

When I grew up swimming for the legendary swim coach Harry Meisel, he always used to say to me, "Here comes Jo-Jo the Dog-Faced Boy,...

A Few More Pictures from Last Week

So like the blog says, running on the cruise wasn't a problem.  Here I am leaving for a 4 miler on Castaway Cay.  Pretty...