However, that has been
Since he is now 9 years old, he competes in a new category (not the 8 & under, as before). In his team, he's trained to raise against his own time. The goal in the swim meets is to beat your own time, on every event. I am so proud to report that he did just that in the swim meet this past Saturday. (If you are a Facebook follower this is old news. Bear with me as I brag some more.)
His progress, makes getting up in the mornings a little easier.
Sun Kissed Boy #3 has also joined the swim team! This was his first day at practice. He was eager to get in the water. Luckily, he has his 15-month older brother to show him the ropes.
With all the boys now in the swim team, I foresee lots of early mornings in the years to come... and that's ok!