2015 Bosphorus Race Review

2015 Bosphorus Race Review

I wrote some pre-race comments in Funky Current in the Bosphorus, and now it is time to review what actually happened in the 2015 (27th Annual) Bosphorus Cross Continental Race in Istanbul, Turkey. The morning started very calm and beautiful. There was a northern wind...
Funky Currents In The Bosphorus

Funky Currents In The Bosphorus

I am in Istanbul this weekend for the 2015 Bosphorus Cross-Continental Race. Previously, I wrote about the 2013 BCC race I participated in. This year we have several swimming friends and students converging from around the world – Netherlands, Russia, UK, South...

Little Sleep B4 Big Water

It was not my idea of a good night rest before a race… In the small hillside city of Kaş everything echoes off the mountain. We headed to bed at 10 but the city had a concert on the harbor until midnight with fireworks. It might as well have on the terrace above...

Rain Here, Rain There…

I am on my way to Amsterdam tomorrow morning to conduct a private TI workshop for a few days. As if to prepare me for the climate change it started clouding up and raining today in Antalya. But this does not dampen the spirit of an Oregonian! No, this is my beloved...