LOSTIE NEWS

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...

The First Rule of Fight Club is: “there is no Beer Mile”!

Well it was the right day to shut'er down!  The lake rolled over... and it was 7C/45F!  It was great to have such a big turn out this late in the season.  41 LOSTies still got in and did a 1 buoy swim!  We were almost down to Ice Mile temperatures! Looks like we've ended season how we started it... on a bit of chilly note!  The big difference is that it isn't getting warmer, unlike when we started the season. Having said that, the Lake rolled over on Sunday... and was back up to 68F!  Crazy Lake.  In fact, the...

This is it… get out there for the LAST LOST Swim of 2019!

As I've been saying, all swims in September are bonus swims.  We usually, but not always, make it to mid-September.  Sometimes the weather craps out on us, sometimes the lake rolls over and it is a quick end to the season.  But usually it is a bit of everything, the weather gets cool, the lake gets cool and interest wanes. This year the weather has still been really nice.  The Lake hasn't really cooled off yet.  As I said all summer, this is a big lake and takes a long time to warm up, but also takes a long time...