Tag: Jonathan Strauss

Swim For Alligator Lighthouse, Part 3

Photos courtesy of Mark Serota, Florida. The Swim for Alligator Lighthouse is an 8-mile (9.2 miles or 14.8 km) open water swim in Islamorada in the Florida Keys, organized by Jonathan Strauss. The marathon swim is from Islamorada, Florida around the Alligator Lighthouse and back for solo swimmers, 2-person teams, and 4-person teams on September 17th. This

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Andy Miyares Dares, Dreams, Does

Courtesy of Robert Strauss at Swim Miami, Florida. 31-year-old Andres H. Miyares first discovered swimming at the young age of 9 months at Strauss' Swim Gym in Miami. "I had him under my tutelage until he was 10 years old," explains Strauss about the Special Olympics athlete with Down Syndrome. "Since then, he has spent time training with other fine

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