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Seal Beach – 46th Annual Rough Water Swim

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The Seal Beach Swim Club hosted its 46th Annual Rough Water Swim at the Seal Beach Pier on Saturday June 13, 2105. More than 250 swimmers navigated their way through cools waters of 65 degrees. Swimmers as young as 5 years old swam 200 yards as well as swimmers in their eighties swam a one mile race. The most popular events were one mile and the 5K – three mile swim. This annual rough water USA Swimming event brings swimmers from all to compete in the open water. In fact, Mission Viejo brought 50 swimmers from the Nadadores Swim Club. One swimmer said, “He had completed in this event for the past thirty years. He only missed one year when his son got married.”

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The Seal Beach Lifeguards provided high levels of safety at the event in the water and on land. The coast guard even patrolled from air to help keep swimmers safe.

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The 5k- 3 mile coarse started on the north side of the second largest wooden pier in California. Swimmers had to swim around the tip of the pier looping back to the north side. The age group events included a 200, 400, 800, and 1200 yard swim A (1) mile swim took place along 1.8 square miles of coastline between the pier and the jetty.

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The City of Seal Beach is always hosting fun events. It is currently celebrating its 100th year as a city. There will be a Centennial “Movie Night in the Park” on June 20, 2015 at Edison Park. The feature film will be Paul King’s movie, Paddington.

The city’s original name was Bay City. However San Francisco did not like the name because they were known as the city by the bay. So, in 1915 when Bay City became incorporated they had to change their name, and the city became known as Seal Beach.

 

American Long Distance Open Water Swimmer - Lynne Cox

American Long Distance Open Water Swimmer – Lynne Cox

Seal Beach is quiet down to earth city. Its 13 square miles is filled with quaint family – friendly neighborhoods. It is also home to famous American long distance open water swimmer and writer, Lynne Cox. In 1971, she and her teammates were the first teenagers to complete the crossing of the Catalina Island Channel. She later became the first woman to swim the Cook Strait in New Zealand in 1975, and the first person to swim the Strait of Magellan in Chili.

There are eclectic homes in Seal Beach. Everything from Cape Cod like beach houses, modern three level homes, and even charming condominiums with ocean views. If you are interested in selling or buying a home in this northern most city in Orange County, please contact our office.

 

  1. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 600 sq ft
    Year built: 1960
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 0
  2. 2 beds, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 718 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,100 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 0
  3. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 560 sq ft
    Lot size: 560 sqft
    Year built: 1961
    Days on market: 1
  4. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,600 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 1
  5. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 2,207 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,500 sqft
    Year built: 1988
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 2
  6. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 580 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 2
  7. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,000 sq ft
    Year built: 1963
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 3
  8. $1,788,800 : 137 11th, Seal Beach
    4 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 3,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,925 sqft
    Year built: 2016
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 3
  9. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 718 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 3
  10. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 700 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 5
  11. 2 beds, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 1,125 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,125 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 5
  12. 2 beds, 2 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,100 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  13. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  14. 2 beds, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 900 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,150 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  15. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 718 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,200 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  16. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,200 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  17. 2 beds, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 760 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,160 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  18. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,200 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,300 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 6
  19. 2 beds, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 750 sq ft
    Lot size: 850 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 7
  20. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,000 sqft
    Year built: 1963
    Days on market: 7
  21. 1 bed, 1 three-quarter bath
    Home size: 600 sq ft
    Lot size: 700 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 7
  22. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 800 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,200 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 7
  23. 2 beds, 2 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,240 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,350 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 7
  24. 3 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 2,163 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,643 sqft
    Year built: 1967
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 7
  25. 0 beds, 0 baths
    Lot size: 4,356 sqft
    Year built: 1954
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 7
  26. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 760 sq ft
    Lot size: 960 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 8
  27. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 570 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 8
  28. 3 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 3,455 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,525 sqft
    Year built: 1985
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 8
  29. 3 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,600 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,319 sqft
    Year built: 1950
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 8
  30. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,100 sqft
    Year built: 1960
    Days on market: 9
  31. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 900 sq ft
    Lot size: 533.00 ac
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 11
  32. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,003 sq ft
    Year built: 1963
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 12
  33. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,472 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,358 sqft
    Year built: 1968
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 12
  34. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 718 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 12
  35. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 868 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 13
  36. 3 beds, 1 full, 1 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,221 sq ft
    Year built: 1969
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 13
  37. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 three-quarter baths
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,100 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 13
  38. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 718 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,110 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 14
  39. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 1,150 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,200 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 14
  40. 2 beds, 1 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Year built: 1963
    Days on market: 14
  41. 0 beds, 0 baths
    Lot size: 3,049 sqft
    Year built: 1968
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 15
  42. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 580 sq ft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 16
  43. 5 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 2,366 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,830 sqft
    Year built: 1965
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 16
  44. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,101 sq ft
    Year built: 1974
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 16
  45. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,150 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,500 sqft
    Year built: 1960
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 17
  46. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,150 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,500 sqft
    Year built: 1961
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 17
  47. 2 beds, 1 full bath
    Home size: 1,100 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,200 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 17
  48. 2 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 1,056 sq ft
    Year built: 1982
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 17
  49. 1 bed, 1 full bath
    Home size: 600 sq ft
    Lot size: 790 sqft
    Year built: 1962
    Parking spots: 1
    Days on market: 17
  50. 5 beds, 5 full, 1 half baths
    Home size: 4,090 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,670 sqft
    Year built: 2005
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 19

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(all data current as of 3/30/2017)

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