Dick Blick (swimmer)
|Full name||Richard Adolph Blick|
|National team||United States|
July 29, 1940 |
Los Angeles, California
|Height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight||192 lb (87 kg)|
|Club||North Central Swim Club|
|College team||North Central College|
Richard Adolph Blick (born July 29, 1940) is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. He competed in North Central College Swim Club. He later competed at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, where he won a gold medal as a member of the first-place U.S. team in the men's 4×200-meter freestyle relay.
Blick taught math and physical education for a number of years at the local high school in Cupertino California (Lynbrook High School) and in Kingsburg, California; he is now retired with his wife, Shirley, in San Jose, California.
- "1960 Summer Olympics – Rome, Italy– Swimming" – databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 30, 2008)
- Dick Blick – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com
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