Swimming: Sudeikiai Open Water Marathon 2016

Hello! This is the last short sport/swimming update post this summer. Today, I took part in the Sudeikiai Swimming Marathon and lost all my energy. Let me elaborate. The Sudeikiai Swimming Marathon is the hardest one out of the 4 open water swims I do each summer. The weather is usually not the nicest as … Continue reading Swimming: Sudeikiai Open Water Marathon 2016

Swimming: 35th Annual Swimming Marathon ‘Platelee-2016’ 

Hello! Welcome to another short sports update post in-between the summer movie reviews! On Saturday, I participated in the 35th Annual 'Platelee' Swimming Marathon. To me, personally, this was the 7th marathon of this kind. I've already told you about my experiences, swimming in this open water competition, in  2014 and 2015. Plateliai lake and town have … Continue reading Swimming: 35th Annual Swimming Marathon ‘Platelee-2016’ 

Swimming marathon: Platelee-2014, Lithuania

Hello!Last week. I participated in the 33rd annual swimming marathon PLATELEE-2014 which was held in little town in western part of Lithuania. This swimming marathon is the longest running outdoor swimming event in my country and this year it has attracted the biggest number of participants yet. 161 swimmers chose the distance of 1.8 km … Continue reading Swimming marathon: Platelee-2014, Lithuania

Swimming marathon: Lampedziai (Kaunas) 2014

Hi!On July 6th I and about 100 other swimmers participated in 2nd swimming marathon this summer.July 6TH is a national celebration in Lithuania (not just an international kissing day) – it’s coronation day of the only king Lithuania ever had. (In 1253 Mindaugas was crowed the king of Lithuania) so the swimming marathon was dedicated to this special … Continue reading Swimming marathon: Lampedziai (Kaunas) 2014