Dick Blick (swimmer)
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.
|Full name||Richard Adolph Blick|
|National team||United States|
|Born||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|
Blick taught math and physical education for a number of years at Lynbrook High School in Cupertino California and in Kingsburg, California; he is now retired with his wife, Shirley, in San Jose, California.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Dick Blick". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2009-06-01.