Seeing The World, Five Events At A Time
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Mercer Island Reporter -- In mid-April former Mercer Island resident Rendy Lynn Opdycke went for a swim in the Mediterranean off the coast of Italy. For this outdoor enthusiast with a passion for getting in the surf, the open water swim was a welcome break from her very busy schedule.
Opdycke wasn’t in Italy on vacation, and neither was her trip to Mexico weeks before a chance to lay in the sun. For this pentathlete, traveling around the world is sprinkled in between her many training sessions and life outside the sport.
A 2002 graduate of Mercer Island High School, Opdycke went to the University of San Diego and onto USC, always looking for ways to be outside and staying active. (Full Story)