My quest to swim around Manhattan this June requires me to complete a qualifying swim in cold water. Brrrr!
I only did warm water swims last year, so am in dire need of accclimatization before attempting my qualifier. Of course, we’re a wee bit too frigid up here in Chicago for swimming at the moment, so..
Austin Tx, here I come!!!!
Actually I’ve already been to Austin a few times to brave the waters of Lake Travis. Between my old friend, LeighAnn, and my new friend Lynne Smith (English Channel swimmer extraordinaire!), I’ve got amazing support.
So, to honor the people of Texas, I present to y’all my new training suit…