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Virgen's View: Lezak continues to inspire

Virgen's View: Lezak continues to inspire

The bids started to come in after a video of Jason Lezak’s amazing final leg of the 2008 Olympics 400-meter freestyle relay swim was shown at the Huntington Beach Hyatt on Saturday night.

The crowd during an auction appeared energized after watching Lezak’s phenomenal and legendary comeback. What’s more, Rowdy Gaines was at the mic to relive the call, which was also spectacular at the 10th annual Pipeline to a Cure gala.

So, naturally, the bids went higher and higher. Lezak, the four-time Olympic gold medalist, was offering to deliver a motivational speech program in the name of charity, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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