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Finishing strong at the Check for Change Triathlon

Congratulations to Swimcrest swimmers who excelled this past weekend as they competed in the Check for Change Sprint Triathlon. A fantastic job by Kevin Mepham, who took 3rd OVERALL! Lisa Chase had a great race, taking 1st in the women’s 45-49 age group. And Brian Haley continued a great season of racing, now considering his … Continue reading

Swimcrest swimmers rock the Greenfield Triathlon!

Swimcrest swimmers rock the Greenfield Triathlon!

It’s been a few weeks and this post is overdue, but I still haven’t forgotten how fantastic it was to see so many Swimcrest swimmers take to the water the Greenfield Triathlon. This race has a special place in my heart as I’ve raced it many times, the last of which was at least a … Continue reading

Summer Swimming at Swimcrest is Simply Stupendous!

Summer Swimming at Swimcrest is Simply Stupendous!

While you wait for my overdue Kingdom Swim report. enjoy some photos of the fantastic Swimcrest folks I get to spend my days with. Because we have tons of fun. For real. It is an absolute joy to watch this grandparent and grandchild delight in one another’s successes as they learn. Bubbles!! And yes–the coolest … Continue reading

Happy Swimmers Make Me Happy

Happy Swimmers Make Me Happy

So much good swimming happening here lately. Thank you all for letting me be a part of it. Okay, and a little rain too. But that will NEVER keep us out of the water! Have I mentioned lately what a lucky woman I am? Thank you all.

Swimcrest athletes starting the 2015 season off strong!

Swimcrest athletes starting the 2015 season off strong!

It’s early, but Swimcrest athletes are already excelling this season. Congratulations to Kevin Mepham on a stellar performance at the New England Season Opener Triathlon on May 10th. Kevin made a great showing with a First Place in the 50-54 age group. Oh, and yeah, he followed it up the very next weekend with a … Continue reading

This week at Swimcrest.

This week at Swimcrest.

A 62-year-old woman, who has always loved the water but never learned to swim “the right way” SWAM this week. “I didn’t think it was supposed to be so easy,” she told me. Another woman, 32, a former non-swimmer, swam her first continuous 75 yards of backstroke. And last week, another woman called to say … Continue reading

So much Swimcrest goodness

So much Swimcrest goodness

There’s been so much happening here lately, photos do it more justice than my words. As always, Thank You. Thank You. Thank You.

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

Gratitude on this New Year’s Eve.

Gratitude on this New Year’s Eve.

I have few words to truly capture how grateful I am to you, the students I am lucky enough to work with, and for all you bring to my life. But you know me by now. Even when I say there are few words, I always manage to find a whole heck of a lot … Continue reading