LOSTIE NEWS

LOST Season Opener – update

Hi LOSTies, So we are finally emerging from a long winter and the longest quarantine time ever! And no one is more excited to get back in the water more than me... well, except maybe you guys... and these dogs too! https://youtu.be/xAtx9X-sOMA So I've been receiving a bunch of inquiries as to when that will happen?  Much like just about everything these days, the answer is either "it depends" or "I honestly don't know". Our normal first day of LOST Swimming is the first Saturday in June, which this year will be June 6, 2020.  I'm still hoping it will work, but right...
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Help fellow LOSTie fight breast cancer!

Can you help Rosy? We welcomed Rosy to LOST last year.  She was totally new to open water swimming and loved it - loved LOST! Unfortunately Rosy has just been diagnosed with breast cancer. She's had some financial difficulties, so she's going to need some help. Please read her personal message and, if you can, donate and/or share her link. Cheers, Rob. PS. In case you don't recall who Rosy is, she was the one that got a bad ear infection, but because she loved the culture of LOST so much, she kept showing up and even volunteered to kayak and help out....

The classic “LOST New Year’s Double-header”!

It's that time of year again!  Get through Christmas without trying to pack on too many pounds... then get the heart pumping again with a nice little dip in Lake O!  That otta do it! So come and join us for the classic LOST Polar Bear Dip... Jan 1 at the stroke of noon!  (it is also good for curing hang overs, just in case that's still an issue) Then after your arduous 30 seconds of pain, join us at Bean There Cafe for an hour of warming up! PS. Elodie won the $100 coupon at the LOST Race... that LOSTie John...

The 6th Annual LOST – Connor’s Runners Beer Mile!

Well it was another perfect night for a Beer Mile!  There was 12 brave Beer Miler's performing for the entertainment of 20-30 spectators... and a good time was had by all! Here are the results!!!  (including past years too!) You had Al Wiggins taking back his title from Brett Titus, who held it briefly last year.  Al now owns the best all-time BM record of 6:48!  It only took a 7:10 to win this year for Al, collecting his 4th title in 6 years! Lambrina held her title for the second year in a row, with a women's all time best of...