Monthly Archives: April 2016

Day 6: Soggy Saturday at Universal

Saturday morning, as we arrived at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure, it was raining. Luckily, Mom is always prepared and she brought rain ponchos for everyone! The first ride of the day... Doctor Doom's Fear Fall!  (not for the faint of heart) Remington & Erik were the only ones brave enough to attempt.   The…
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Day 5: Water, Waves, and Wizards!

Friday was the last day of the swim meet for Remington. We took off for the pool while it was still dark outside and left the crew in the hotel to sleep in. With over twenty short course lanes the 13/14 kids and the 12 and under kids swam their meets at the same time.…
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Day 4: Ahoy Matey!

It was our fourth day into this trek across the US and we were ready to have some fun. The kids only knew that there was a surprise coming in the early evening and they needed to be prepared with a sweatshirt for cooler weather. The ride to the marina was beautiful and they had no idea…
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Day 3: Swimming, swimming and more swimming

Day three of our adventure started bright and early at the National Age Swimmer Association ("NASA") Showcase Classic. Swimmers from around the US gathered in Clearwater, Florida to compete in a four day competition. These are the best swimmers in the US and the race times were amazing. This was Remington's first time competing at the…
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