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10 12, 2013

#29 Sandy “A dream come true” (68 years young)/

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"Sandy," I asked, "What is your experience with swimming?" "I had polio as  a child. I fully recovered, but it took a couple of years. When other kids were learning to swim, I was too weak to participate.  So I never learned how to do it properly and have always been envious of people who [...]

1 12, 2013

#28 Jerry “Drowning has no prejudice” (39 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:27:19+00:00 December 1st, 2013|Anxiety, Learning to Breathe, Letting go of the Past, Project Face in Water Participants, Self Compassion, Thanks!, Tips for Success|Comments Off on #28 Jerry “Drowning has no prejudice” (39 years old)/

"I, Jerry Stambaugh do not know how to swim.  There I said it." Confident. Funny. Outgoing. Intelligent. That's how I would describe my friend, Jerry. He's the guy everyone loves, the life of the party. I just assumed he was a good swimmer. He goes to pool parties, does crazy dismounts off the diving board, [...]

12 11, 2013

Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:29:12+00:00 November 12th, 2013|Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

Yesterday, I swam with Jack. It had only been a few days since Resa (#26) and I swam together so I was excited to see how she was doing. Well, when I arrived, she looked confident and told me that she and her husband took Jack surfing over the weekend. I started to get in [...]