Entries by Julie Taub


SWAM 2018

SWAM 2018 Open Water Swim Festival to honor our Veterans. Last year’s event drew over 4,000 attendees. Enjoy watching live video of the competition on beautiful Newfound Lake, in Bristol, NH at Wellington State Park.

Hurt on the Home Front Ready for the Next Step

Retired Navy SEAL to regain footing with help from a Millyard company. Manchester —Barbara Kaiser had a premonition the night before she and her husband, Rick, were to get married for the third time in two weeks. Rick, a retired Navy SEAL, planned to jump out of an airplane and land near their lakeside wedding […]


SWIM Helps Harbor Homes

Swim With A Mission has donated $75,000 to Harbor Homes for the Boulder Point Veterans Housing in Plymouth. From left are Alex Ray, Boulder Point supporter; Dani Taub, daughter of SWIM founders; Phil Taub, SWIM co-founder; Mary Tamposi and Peter Kelleher, both of Harbor Homes; Benjamin Taub, son of SWIM founders; Julie Taub, SWIM co-founder; […]


A Friendly Challenge

Manchester NH Police K-9 Unit want to issue the Navy Seals a friendly challenge. Terrible idea? They agree, but want to do it anyway. Why? Because they support the veterans. Is it pushups?


The Real SEAL: Swim With A Mission

BRISTOL — “We live in the land of the free and the home of the brave, because of the brave,” said Phil Taub who, with his wife, Julie, founded Swim With A Mission last year to raise money for causes that help veterans. The event on Saturday, which featured at least a half-dozen Navy SEALS […]


SEALs inspire at Newfound Lake benefit swim race

BRISTOL – The U.S. Navy’s primary special operations force demonstrated Saturday what they do best, and a large crowd of onlookers lived to tell about it. Two Navy SEALs parachuted from a helicopter into Newfound Lake, while a four-man team and a Navy SEAL dog skipped the parachutes and instead jumped out of a hovering […]


Navy SEALs raise money for NH Veterans

Watch the video on WMUR News 9 Bristol, NH — Navy SEALs showed off their best moves Saturday to raise money for New Hampshire veterans. The annual Swim with a Mission event includes air, land, and water demonstrations of the skills needed to find and capture enemies. But SEALs say the lessons they learn go far beyond […]