Junior Lifeguards

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Lifeguards Lauded for Lifesaving Effort at Leo Carrillo | malibutimes.com

Posted by | August 9, 2018 | Junior Lifeguards, Lifeguards, Open Water Lifeguards

Robert Ginoti (left) and P.J. Brewer, LA county lifeguards  Photo by Chase Kelly

Two young off-duty Malibu area lifeguards are being hailed as heroes for helping to save a man’s life last week. Tim Harvey with Mugu Lifeguards—and who runs the Leo Carrillo Junior Life Guards program—told The Malibu Times a 76-year-old cyclist who suffered an apparent heart attack while biking along Pacific Coast Highway was fortunate to have the two young men and two other bystanders spot him in distress. P.J. Brewer and Robert Ginoti were off duty, but driving together July 25 to their lifeguard jobs with the California State Parks Department at Leo Carrillo Beach. The two young guards saw the cyclist fall over and quickly got to work performing CPR along with a bystander, Kim Rosenberg. Before the fire department EMTs arrived, the three were able to get the senior’s pulse back. Twenty-two-year-old P.J. Brewer, who started as a junior lifeguard and worked his way onto the force, said they just happened to come across the scene moments before arriving at the state beach.   READ MORE….

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Virginia Beach hosts 2018 USLA National Lifeguard Championships | 13newsnow.com

Posted by | August 9, 2018 | Junior Lifeguards, Lifeguards, Open Water Lifeguards

Virginia Beach hosts 2018 USLA National Lifeguard ChampionshipsWith the blow of a whistle on Thursday, three days of the professional lifeguard competitions kicked off.

Author: Megan ShinnPublished: 11:29 AM EDT August 9, 2018Updated: 12:27 PM EDT August 9, 2018  VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) —

 

This year, the US Lifesaving Association’s, National Lifeguard Championships are at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.Wednesday was the junior lifeguard competition, but with the blow of a whistle on Thursday, three days of the professional lifeguard competitions kicked off.More than 500 lifeguards from across around the globe faced off in the competitive lifesaving events, ranging from swimming to using boats or boards. They are going head-to-head, with hopes of qualifying for the world championships in Australia.  READ MORE

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Junior lifeguard registration begins Feb. 1 – Del Mar Times

Posted by | January 24, 2018 | Junior Lifeguards, Lifeguards

While learning to care for others with first aid, CPR and rescue training, junior lifeguards learn the importance of taking care of themselves. (SebastianPhoto.net)Registration for the 2018 Del Mar Junior Lifeguard programs begins Feb. 1. Summer will be here in no time and the program fills up fast, so parents are encouraged to register their children online to secure a slot and take advantage of discounted pricing. The Web address is: www.delmarjg.com“In junior lifeguards, we learn all about the ocean, fitness and staying safe,” said Director Turtle Rudolph. “But more than anything, we have fun!”The program is held at 29th Street beach in Del Mar.Junior lifeguards range from 9 through 17 years of age and can enroll in 1-, 2-, 4- or 10-week sessions.

Source: Junior lifeguard registration begins Feb. 1 – Del Mar Times

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