Ron Turner has been an inspirational member of the “West London Penguin Swimming and Water Polo Club”. He was member of the British National team in Helsinki 1952 and Melbourne 1956 Olympic Games. At the Games in 1956 he was selected to play in the 'best of the rest of the World' team that played against Hungary, the Olympic Champions. He was a member of the hugely successful Penguin sides that won the ASA knock-out competition in 1947, 1951 and 1952. He has been elected twice as Penguin President and the London League and Middlesex County.