The American Red Cross Aquatics Initiative is diving into the 2012 summer season with the 8th Annual Lifeguard Games competition on Sunday, August 5 at the National City Municipal Pool.
For more information, please view the Events Details and Registration Packet or view the details below.
A detailed listing of each event’s rules and scoring are available upon request
Team Events100-yard relay with rescue tube“Everything but the Kitchen Sink”(treading strength and stamina drill)Submerged / Active Victim RelayChallenge Course
Individual Events50 yard Modified Front Crawl*50 yard Modified Breast Stroke*Brick RetrievalActive Victim Rescue*
*Guard Start EventDistances are reduced to 25 yards
Additional DetailsTeams must consist of two guards.Team registration includes both team and individual events.Facilities are encouraged to have more than one team participate.Participation is open to all trained Lifeguards and Lifeguard Instructors.Guard Start participants must be 15-years-old or younger and be enrolled in or have completed a junior lifeguard program.Judging is based on American Red Cross Lifeguard or Guard Start Curriculum.The attached registration form must be completed and signed by each participating guard and/or parent or guardian if guard is under 18 years of age.
Teams can register in person at:
San Diego / Imperial Counties Chapter
of the American Red Cross
3950 Calle Fortunada
San Diego, CA 92123
Registration must be completed by 7/27/2012