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EVENTS

International Olympic Day Celebration 2012

Friday, June 22, 2012, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
The Crawford Family Forum 474 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105 Map and directions
Olympic Swimmers
Olympic Swimmers
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For the third consecutive year, Olympic Hall of Fame swimmer and five time medalist, John Naber, moderated a panel discussion about the history and significance of the Olympic Movement. Special guests included swimmers Bruce Furniss, winner of two gold medals at the 1976 Games in Montreal, Betsy Mitchell, who earned three medals (one gold and two silver) at the 1984 (Los Angeles) and 1988 (Seoul) Games, and Ankur Poseria, who represented India at the 2008 Games in Beijing. Members of the Southern California Olympin organization displayed their Olympic memorabilia and vast Olympic pin collections.