Tag: Go The Distance

Melodee Nugent, Swimming Pain Free

Melodee Nugent, Swimming Pain Free Courtesy of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 52-year-old Melodee Nugent is a lifelong pool and marathon swimmer. In the 2019 Go The Distance U.S. Masters Swimming competition, she swam the most miles among women at 1,620 (2,607,000 meters) over the course of the year. Nugent swam 186

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Octogenarians Go the Distance

The American octogenarians and their senior colleagues who participated in the 2012 U.S. Masters Swimming Go The Distance program included the following role models: Women 80-84 DJ Murray (82) 493.69 miles (794 km) Joan K Campbell (82) 306.81 miles (493 km) Barbara Eisele (82) 233.10 miles (375 km) Jeane M Gruender (84) 168.24 miles (270 km) June Vyse

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A Mindset To Swim Mega Miles

Diligent, passionate, fit. These are only some of the positive characteristics that can describe many swimmers, especially those who are working adults who consistently train before and after work or during their lunch breaks. These U.S. Masters Swimming members, including many open water athletes, participate in the Go The Distance program where they

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