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2016 in review

Well, plenty of ink has been devoted to discussing how crap 2016 was. Now I’m looking back at my own year, as documented by this blog, and maybe it wasn’t so bad. Notable highlight: getting married to my favorite person … Continue reading

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Not in any condition

Today is a nicer, slightly cooler (where cool == 86F) and less humid day than it’s been lately, so this morning was looking good for an experimental run. I’ve hardly run outside at all in months, so I was expecting … Continue reading

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not an Olympian

I can’t help but get excited about the Olympics this summer, despite everything going on in Rio. The athletes are still doing their best! Me on the other hand, I’m happy just to get in the poll and swim a … Continue reading

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Flip turns, whaaaaaaaat?!

I ran some errands this morning and got back just about when the pool opened, so I put on my suit and went down to swim laps before anyone else showed up. Unfortunately, someone else had the same idea and … Continue reading

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Shut up, brain

I was the first person in the pool today after it opened, getting my workout in before the kids showed up. I felt like everything just gelled today– I had strong laps and finished the set of 20 a minute … Continue reading

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Swim swim swim

Today is a busy day! I slept in a little, then test drove some cars, then came back, swam laps, cleaned up and now we’re getting ready to meet my fiancee’s folks for dinner. The lap swim was okay. It’s … Continue reading

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Stick a number on it

I’m teleworking today and, since the weather is unsettled, I decided to take a half hour at lunchtime and go to the pool to swim laps before it started storming. It felt harder today than usual. My shoulders are tired, … Continue reading

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