E12 P2 : Lynne Cox

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In the conclusion of Rick’s conversation with legendary open water swimmer, Lynne Cox, Lynne shares her renowned ‘babushka’ story and the¬†inspiration for her new book, Tales of Al: The Water Rescue Dog.

About Lynne Cox: Lynne was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and grew up in Los Alamitos, California. She set open-water swimming records all over the world, swimming without a wet suit. She was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame. Her articles have appeared in many publications, among them The New Yorker, The New York Times, and the Los Angeles Times Magazine. Cox lives in Long Beach, California.