Since it’s 100% likely that part of the English Channel swim will be in the dark, we decided to practice a night swim in Lake Zurich, a beautiful little lake by our house.
Three girls in a boat: My little sister, Nancy + 13 year old Ashley + me = We probably should have had life jackets on. Driving a canoe backwards isn’t very smart either.
But, in the end, he practiced a night swim and did just fine. It was a beautiful evening and quite an adventure. Here’s a video I took with my iphone.