Laguna Grande Proposed A Great Big Cash Prize

Laguna Grande Proposed A Great Big Cash Prize

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Davis Cooley of Long Beach, California proposed a US$30,000 cash prize at a Lake Elsinore marathon swim back in September 1927. Unfortunately, no record of the proposed race in the lake known as Laguna Grande is known to exist.

Information courtesy of Scott Zornig of the Santa Barbara Channel Swimming Association.

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