Tag Archives: swim

Looking back at Dwight Crum 2018

I posted the below on IG and felt like it was a pretty good race summary. Overall I’m so happy with the way this year went. I trained nearly 200,000 yards for this race and made a huge improvement in my overall finish position (+273 out of 983 total swimmers). Today’s race was insane! Good […]

I’m in! 2-Mile OWS in August

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I’ve been so nervous leading up to this morning! You probably noticed the amount of swimming I’ve been doing has been increasing steadily since moving to Los Angeles, and to really set a challenge for myself I signed up for the Dwight Crum Pier-to-Pier Swim, a 2-mile open ocean race from Hermosa Beach to Manhattan […]

3 Tips for Adding Distance to Your Swim

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One of the questions I received recently was from a long distance runner looking to branch out to swimming. While I’m not a spectacular swimmer myself, these are three things that anyone can use to add some distance to their swim sets: Focus on your form: whether that means joining a master’s swim group or […]