Chicago Sprints Regatta

Posted by on July 12, 2010 at 9:53 am

This weekend the Recovery on Water team raced in the 30th annual Chicago Sprints regatta hosted by the Lincoln Park Boat Club. We sent out four boats to race over the weekend, one masters 8+, two masters 4+ and one novice 4+.  While our team is in many ways recreational (because we focus on exercise [...]

Liv arrives in Chicago

Posted by on June 27, 2010 at 9:03 pm

With the help of Sam Bailey, I was able to bring Liv from Mentor, Ohio to the great state of Illinois (and the best city, ever: Chicago). Sam and I left for Mentor (pronounced “Men-nor”, notice the silent “t”) on Friday and drove her back on Saturday morning. It was about a 6 hour drive [...]

Katie & Liv

Posted by on May 20, 2010 at 10:40 pm

I met Katie and Liv today—and while I was concerned that the reality of the trip to Ohio would scare me, it did just the opposite. I feel slightly overwhelmed with everything I have to learn, but more than anything, I am so excited to row the ocean and kick cancer’s butt. Katie and Liv [...]