Benny Holt, who has worked as an assistant cross country and track coach at Mar Vista High School since 1979 and an Imperial Beach Lifeguard since 1967 has mentored generations of students and IB Lifeguards. For him, it has been a dream life and wouldn't have had it any other way! We also have pictures of Benny in the article!
Imperial Beach Legend, Benny Holt, was honored at the May 20th IB City Council Meeting. The event drew a huge crowd and some people had to watch in a second room where the meeting was being broadcast to. See pictures of Benny receiving awards from multiple dignitaries and friends.
Benny Holt will be honored by both the City of Imperial Beach for his 47 years of service to the city as a lifeguard and by the Sweetwater High School District or his 40 plus years as Cross Country Track Coach and his teaching with them at tonight's City Council Meeting.