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Ron Blackledge

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Los Angeles Times article, 'Catalina Swimmers Eye Channel' in the 19 August 1971 issue of the Los Angeles Times, page 92

Ron Blackledge was an American pool and open water swimming coach at the Seal Beach Swim Club in Seal Beach, California. He was one of the early creators and organizers of the annual Seal Beach Rough Water Swim.

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The swimmers and coach were honored by Resolution Number 2024 entitled "A Resolution Of The City Council Of The City Of Seal Beach, California, Commending Seal Beach Youth Swimmers For Their Completion Of A Marathon Swim From Catalina Island To The Mainland." in 1971.

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