7 YEARS, 4 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

As you know, because of the obvious title, I have now been to 4 FINA World Championships, each having it's own specific moments that have made them special. I have been planning to write about these for some time now, SO today I will share a little moment from each of them with you! Enjoy!! …

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WE QUALIFIED FOR THE OLYMPICS!!

WOW. That is the first word that comes to mind when I think back to Lima. Just WOW. I have been thinking about this for a few weeks now.... thinking about how I would describe July 31st. My feelings, the experience, the realization that I have qualified 2 spots for the Olympics.... Just wow. I'm …

SURROUNDED BY TEA FARMS

A few months ago, Jackie and I had the incredible opportunity to stay with a Japanese family in the town of Wakuza, Japan for a night. We arrived to meet a woman and her son who was about four years old, he was shy and hid behind his mom every chance he could. We soon …

Day 1 in JAPAN

As jet lag had set in with great intensity, I did not sleep much of my 1st evening in Tokyo, forcing myself to stay in bed waiting to fall asleep again I eventually caved and went out for a walk. My walk took me around the corner to the 711 where I was greeted with …

LOOKING BACK

Today I looked back on 5 years of epic memories, of the struggles and of the triumphs. I realize that I am so fortunate to be doing something I love. No matter how hard it has been, I am proud to be a member of the last Quad and hopefully this Quad will be even …

ICELAND

So we are going to start with some moments of 2017. There was fun, excitement, stress, challenges and more, but all in all, there are some experiences that will last a lifetime. Starting the list of amazing things is ICELAND. I can't exactly describe to you the beauty, the intricacy, the depth, and the power …