20% Of The Laps Completed. A New Year’s Update.

Happy New Year everyone!! I finished off 2017 by hitting the 2,000 lap milestone mid December.  I am currently sitting at 2,111 laps, and it feels incredible.  Despite the fatigue I was experiencing after the North York Gators Pentathlon, I was still able to enjoy the water at a significantly slower pace.  I wasn’t able…

NYMAC Gators Pentathlon – I SURVIVED!

Today I swam in my first meet since 2014, when I received my diagnoses of hemi-facial spasms and cervical dystonia.  It felt so good be surrounded by the energy of excited swimmers, families and familiar faces that I haven’t seen in years.  I forgot how much I really missed it. In this meet each swimmer…

1,444 Laps Strong!

It is a pretty amazing feeling to see the lap counts keep going up. A few months ago 10,000 laps was just a dream and now I’m approaching the 2,000 laps milestone!! I know I can do this. I can feel it. All I have to do is focus on it. See you in the…

1,188 Laps Strong!

My little Sophia was feeling much better and wanted join me as my lap counter this morning.  It felt so good to be in the water after a week and a half! To make my swim fun, I did 15 x 100m IM (I think this proved that I missed the pool!) This pushes me…

1,000 Laps of Love Milestone!!

What a wonderful day for Laps of Love, I hit the 1,000 lap milestone this morning! I can’t even begin to share the excitement and happiness I feel inside.  When I first started this fundraiser, I was told that the laps goal was so ambitious, it maybe too much for me to do.  None the…

$250 for 250 Laps – Completed!

My daughter Syra was up with my at 6:30am Saturday November the 4th, to be my lap counter, and boy did I make a “splash” with her around.  This was the first swim since 2014 that I actually swam 100 laps in a workout and it felt great. To avoid boredom towards the end of…

Feeling Great & up to 694 Laps

What an awesome practice this morning! I was feeling good when I woke up, but that didn’t compare as to how I felt after practise and swimming 2,350m (that’s 94 laps!) After my swim on Sunday I made an appointment with my physiotherapist for this week.  I had some work done on my arm, neck…

600 Laps and Counting…

I started the weekend off at 496 laps and my goal was to make it to 600…and I DID IT!   In a few short 400 laps I will be 10% towards my goal of 10,000 laps.   Thanks for following and keep sending me your support!   See you in the pool!   Sum…

250 Laps of Love COMPLETED!

I can’t believe how awesome this feels! I have completed the 250 laps for the $250.00 donation made Friday. Please continue to spread the awareness for dystonia and help me reach my $10,000.00 donation goal! ​Thank you to my fiance Ryan Liversage, daughter Syra and past team mate for being my lap counter for this…