Category Archives: Mental Toughness

Don’t Allow Distractions to Become Derailments:

Don't Allow Distractions to Become Derailments: I was three minutes into a six hour swim when WHAM a freaking jellyfish the size of Kentuky launches a yoga pose across my face, setting it on fire. The event repeats itself once every fifteen minutes for the rest of the day. Sometimes the stings are to my…
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Don’t Let It Beat You:

Don’t Let It Beat You: Jake McLay stood next to a tall cardboard box stuffed to the brim with boat engine parts. The contents included; levers, hoses, fluids, connectors as well as lots of other tools and mechanical stuff that I didn’t understand. Jake was the owner of the MV Middy that I worked on…
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