We’re right here in Northern California simply above San Francisco which places us about 200 miles south of the present raging fireplace – The Camp Fireplace. As of this morning the statistics are at least very grim…and even a lot worse for these impacted.
We had a meet scheduled. We stopped Saturday after 90 minutes of racing attributable to poor and deteriorating air high quality. Children have been coughing and working low on vitality and so forth. Sunday’s occasions have been scratched additionally.
Mother and father, swimmers and coaches have been doing what they may to maneuver previous the quick disappointment. And as we labored by way of that stage it grew to become extra a matter of what to do subsequent…easy methods to make do with what was accessible to us.
We mentioned the time honored “blessed are the versatile, for they shall not be bent off form”. Jackson, a senior on our NBA staff did himself proud and gave us one other thought. He mentioned he discovered from the meditation grasp, Jack Kornfield – google him –
“You possibly can’t cease the waves, however you possibly can study to surf.”
In all places in life it’s time to study…