Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Dory practice

Dory practice

Aug. 15, 1968: Santa Monica lifeguards Mike Kent, front, and Capt. Jim Richards practice for a dory race at the 10-day Santa Monica Sports and Arts Festival.

Although results from the dory race were not reported in the Los Angeles Times, lifeguard Mike Kent in January 1969 was part of a 12-man Santa Monica team that captured first place at the seventh annual Lifeguard Winter Games, held at Will Rogers State Beach.

This photo, by former Los Angeles Times staff photographer Ken Dare, was published on the front page of the Westside edition of the Los Angeles Times.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published

Advertisement
SHOP LA TIMES PHOTOS
Browse All Photos »

RECENT COMMENTS