Joan Lind Van Blom - gone for two years, but never forgotten. Her film is nearing completion - such a privilege to spend time with her images and her story - she impacted so many people, and changed women's rowing in the United States for all time.
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Joan Lind Van Blom, the first woman to ever win a medal for rowing in the United States, continued to compete and win races even after she was diagnosed with brain cancer. This bridge dedication represents the appreciation Long Beach has for Joan Lind Van Blom’s many accomplishments.