Tag: BeYourOwnHero

2016, make it swim!

Oh welcome, 2016! A new dawn and a fresh start! As my friend Camilla will love to tell you, this year, I’m finally turning 40, so I want to make the best of it. Still, I’m not a big fan of new year’s resolutions. The way I see […]

Be Your Own Hero

For eight months I keenly waited for my Super Hero to come and rescue me, but all I met was one villain after another. Dodgy health, bereavement, burnout, plumetting performance, demotivation – you name it. I kept waiting for some kind of heroic action from a strong guy […]

A thousand waves later

Two crossings, two Sundays in a row. Just the right mental energy refill I needed! July 12 – My team and I set off to┬ácross the Sound from Elsinore in Denmark to Helsingborg in Sweden. As tradition dictates, I got up around 4 am in order to get […]

All about that ice cream

Time flies! Spring is here! The water is getting warmer and warmer, and I’ve been enjoying it as often as possible since 1st April, rejoining my team for a quick dip&swim and a hot afterswim tea (and an ice cream ­čśÄ ) at Caf├ę Vitus at the harbour […]

Focus Pocus

Spring is on its way. It won’t last long before the open water season starts. I took my first dip last Tuesday. The water was around 3 degrees Celsius. I know – it sounds crazy cold and nearly suicidal, but I really love the feeling of warmth and […]