Transcon Planning 101: 10 Avoidable Mistakes

Stop sign on road

1. Relying solely on Google Whether you’re driving, cycling, or walking, Google Maps does a halfway decent job of telling you a good route between any two points. The problem is that it does only a HALFWAY decent job. The few times I’ve used it to plan a route, I’ve found myself at dead ends,…

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Event Report: Swim Around Key West (10K)

Don swimming

As you may know, after much consideration and fairly late in the game, I switched my 2022 participation in the College of the Florida Keys Swim Around Key West from the full 12.5 mile swim around the island to the 6.2 mile “half-distance” 10K swim. I wrote about that decision and the reasons for it…

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