Back in July I wrote this blog post about Nathan Adrian’s participation in the Swim Across America to benefit Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and to honor his friend and teammate Matt Benoit, who died of cancer in April.
Well, the swim is Saturday at Luther Burbank Park, Mercer Island, and it looks like it’s going to be a gorgeous, and warm, day.
Nathan was in Seattle today, he co-hosted Evening Magazine and was on one of the local TV stations to promote Saturday’s event.
Here’s a link that was posted on his Twitter page;
The real reason I am up in Seattle is that six months ago my buddy Matt called me up to invite me to the Swim Acros… pic.twitter.com/FE4WipTPQC
— Nathan Adrian (@Nathangadrian) September 10, 2016
And the full link is here…
— Izzy (@ImMsFangirl) September 10, 2016
Also, here is a link to Nathan’s SAA page. He is swimming the half-mile distance, which starts at 8:30 a.m.