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Summer Swimming Magic.

Summer Swimming Magic.

Thank you all for another wonderful summer in the water. And remember that the swimming does not end because the seasons change. The water is waiting for you! Advertisements

January at Swimcrest.

January at Swimcrest.

The New Year means new silliness, new swimmers, new achievements, and new fun. And, maybe some new gear…

Today was a good day.

Today was a good day.

It was a happy day at Swimcrest today. We can feel that Spring is getting ready to arrive, despite the temperatures still being in the 20s. There was plenty of time for silliness. And for practicing somersaults. And playing with boats. And for one 7-year-old, swimming longer than she ever has. And looking STRONG! Time … Continue reading

Swimcrest Syncro Team – More than just a good idea?

Swimcrest Syncro Team – More than just a good idea?

One of my favorite movies when I was younger, and truth be told, really of all time, is an Australian classic from 1982 called Starstruck. Directed by Gillian Armstrong, it had a synchronized swimming scene that has stayed with me always. Perhaps it’s this that sparked my love of swimming? And I think that all … Continue reading

This past few weeks at Swimcrest

This past few weeks at Swimcrest

A lot of activity this past few weeks. First, Swimcrest took it on the road, with a field trip to Lake LBJ in Texas, AKA where my in-laws live. Open water swimming at 75 degrees? Sure. I’ll take it! Because as we New Englanders know, that is NOT happening here for a good long while. … Continue reading