Originally Posted by terry
Welcome to a long and quite distinguished list.
I think of what you've accomplished as quite a bit more challenging, and meaningful, than the much faster times off younger competitive swimmers, who begin barely out of the cradle, and swim millions of meters under the eyes of coaches.
Most kind. I had a bit of group coaching as a teen in the 1980's, but I couldn't manage more than two lengths FS even back then, so it's especially sweet to learn this in middle age.