What it boils down to for me is deciding what you want your legacy to be. If you want your legacy to be "Best Dad Ever," you turn around. Chris Legh wanted his to include being an Ironman. So he did everything in his power to achieve that goal.
When I think of Hawaii the pictures that come to mind are sun, sand and tropical drinks. Each island has its own unique signature, but for this trip, I want to take you to the Big Island, specifically the Kona region.
As I stood there in the awe of every successful "Ironman" at the midnight completion of the day's activities, I realized that the environment that resulted in success for these competitors contains the same characteristics that could create a successful health care system.
Prior to this trip we hadn't really considered Seattle as a departure option for our travels, but as a result of this experience we'll definitely take advantage of future seat sales south of the border with no worries, an increasing trend for Canadians.