JAPAN

2018-05-03T17:02:01+00:00

JAPAN I know a guy who knows a guy who knows a guy. This is the formula I used to get invited to train in Japan for two weeks prior to the Tokyo world cup race in a few days. My first Kelowna coach, Takeo Inoki, is Japanese and currently lives in Hong Kong set [...]

WESTERNS

2017-12-20T22:59:00+00:00

WESTERNS Mid-February was pretty good timing for a meet for me.  The Gophers were all away at Big Tens (B1G) in Ann Arbor so an ideal time to head up to Winnipeg instead of swimming on my own.   Originally I was planning on going to Westerns in Winnipeg, then changed my mind and was headed [...]

LET’S TALK MONEY – STARING INTO THE ABYSS

2018-05-03T17:02:02+00:00

LET’S TALK MONEY – STARING INTO THE ABYSS We got a raise yesterday.  An 18% increase.  An extra $270 per month.   Total now is $1,770 per month. Loud shout out from me to Adam Van Koeverden for putting this together.   AVK was like Mel Gibson in Braveheart attacking guys with bigger swords [...]

LIQUID LIGHTNING AND KELOWNA AQUA JETS MERGER NON MERGER

2018-05-03T17:02:02+00:00

LIQUID LIGHTNING AND KELOWNA AQUA JETS MERGER NON MERGER Next Tuesday, early in the morning when it’s still dark outside and normal people are still asleep, the golden age of swimming will begin in my community. In addition to coaching a masters club and my club LLSC in West Kelowna, Emil Dimitrov will [...]