today was the 56th “צליחת הכנרת”
For one man, 75 years old, it was his 54th. i only captured his first name, בן-עמי
Leonard Cohen was here last week and gave a 3 hour performance at age 75. hallelujah!
enjoy your body. if i will start taking care of mine, it may take care of me
For Gil my son it was his first. for me, my second. a great pleasure and fulfillment of a long-term dream to do that swim with him. good for your body,too. Click here for tips re long distance open water swimming, now a new Olympic sport (due to triathlons?).
The real triumph is when your body says stop, (or your son’s body) and you crack the mental barrier. the next few kilometers become easier. yet another indication how we are wired for short term goals, and not long term ones.
sad to see (of galilee) the kineret so empty.
the image i will take away is how the thousands of people looked like ants across the 3.5? km route.
helps you keep things in proportion