Summer opened with a swimming meet at the recently refurbished state, if not also national, swimming pool.
Warming up prior to the meet.
Swimming may be the ideal sport for the heat and humidity of Pohnpei. One can sit around pool side looking relaxed, fit, and tan, without winding up coated in sweat.
Second from camera, my son gets a good start.
Looking good along the bay front at a wedding reception for a wedding that did not occur.
There exists a new generation that is born ready to throw a profile picture pose, fingers ever ready for a camera.
My children also gained a second mother in June, a coach who has raised and trained Olympians. My children have the best mothers.
Sailing continued, but often minus my two as Saturday activities knocked them out of sailing.
Children in the corn may be found in Iowa, here children in the jungle.
Malem Move-Out day races on 08 June were a chance to test swimming-built muscles on dry land.
On the left is Fearless. She was the first to swing across the monkey bars via the rungs. And the fastest. Just as when she jumps into the deep blue sea, she has no fear. She simply commits and goes.
Playgrounds are fun, and children remind us to have fun in simple stretching and working of our muscles.
In the Olympic day 5k I crossed the 4.9k line at 28:02, with an under 29 5k, 28:43 or thereabouts.
My son tired early, walked a portion, and came in at 42 minutes.