I’m a native Brooklynite. My day job as a social worker involves helping people recover their sense of self and overcome obstacles. I love Swim Free because it facilitates individuals from diverse backgrounds to get in and enjoy the waters (which cover ¾ of the planet) confidently and safely.
It all started when I joined the Coney Island Polar Bear Club in 2009 and started getting a taste for extreme challenges. I soon met with Coney Island Brighton Beach Open Water Swimmers (CIBBOWS), it was game on ever since. Now, I love open water swimming and can’t get enough. Taking on a Triathlon is taking it up a notch. I feel like I’m in good condition. I’m training hard and smart in the limited time I have available. I look forward to crossing the finish line for myself and all my supporters who are donating or supporting me in other ways.
Swim Free™ (http://www.swimfree.org), is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to the health improvement of children and adults through swim with a mission focused on learn-to-swim, water safety and enjoyment, and water cleanliness.
My goal is to finish this race and to raise over $1,200 for Swim Free and their mission while doing it.
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