2016 USLA National Lifeguard Championship

If you were unable to go to California, this year the 2016 USLA National Lifeguard Championship (8/11/16 8/13/16) is held at Hermosa Beach Pier. Several teams including Smith Point, Long Beach LI, LA County & Cal State and many others will be competing against each other for the National Title. This year the competition will […]

Read More 2016 USLA National Lifeguard Championship
August 11, 2016

2016 L.I. Lifeguard Championship

On Monday, July 25th, lifeguards from Jones Beach, Long Beach, Fire Island W, Smith Point, West Hampton and East Hampton, competed in the Long Island Lifeguard Championship at Smith Point Beach. This annual event showcased the life-saving skills and athletic prowess of local lifeguards… It was a superb day of competition and camaraderie. Long Island […]

Read More 2016 L.I. Lifeguard Championship
July 25, 2016

East Hampton 2016

On Thursday, July 21st, lifeguards from Mastic and as far east as Montauk competed in the East Hampton Main Beach Ocean Lifeguard Tournament. This annual event showcases the life-saving skills and athletic prowess of local lifeguards… Smith Point Lifeguards took second place.

The competition’s events included the following: the distance swim, the distance run, the landline […]

Read More East Hampton 2016
July 22, 2016

One Comment

USLA MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL LIFESAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS (CRAFT)

There are two types of surf skis, the spec ski and the ocean ski. The ocean ski is made for long-distance ocean paddling and is usually raced downwind with the swells. Typically 5.0-6.0 meters (16½-21 ft) long and only 40–50 cm (16-20″) wide, surf skis are extremely fast when paddled on flat water (only an Olympic K1 […]

Read More USLA MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL LIFESAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS (CRAFT)
July 21, 2016

Rehoboth 2016 – 35th Anniversary of Excellent Competition

Each year Ocean certified lifeguards from the Mid-Atlantic States compete in a Regional Lifesaving Tournament. The Rehoboth Beach Patrol hosted this year’s event, on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 at Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. The United States Lifesaving Association (USLA) sanctions tournaments like these to promote the advancement of lifeguarding techniques, encourage camaraderie amongst lifesaving professionals and […]

Read More Rehoboth 2016 – 35th Anniversary of Excellent Competition
July 13, 2016

Julia Horan goes to 2016 Sanyo Bussan International Surf Rescue Challenge

The SANYO CUP 2016 was held in Aoshima Beach, Miyazaki, Japan on July 2nd-3rd. Participating Federations were from 
Australian Life Saving Team, Lifesaving Society Canada sport commission, GBR High Performance Lifesaving, Hong Kong, SLSNZ High Performance, Lifesaving South Africa, USLA High Performance Squad and @JapanLifesavingAssociation. Final Results: 1st Place AUS – 798 Points 2nd Place […]

Read More Julia Horan goes to 2016 Sanyo Bussan International Surf Rescue Challenge
July 6, 2016

International Surf Rescue Challenge 2015 – Update

Source: usla high performance squad The final day is all wrapped up and the Aussie’s have won on their home turf. Well done to everyone that competed over 3 days. Sandi Woodhead and Garrett Thibodeau did an awesome job representing Team USA! TEST 3 of 3 is underway in the last day of competition at […]

Read More International Surf Rescue Challenge 2015 – Update
September 6, 2015

2015 Daytona Beach National Lifeguard Championship

Results 2K Beach Run – Women Place/Name 9 Nicole LoMeli 10 Mackenzie Coleman 2K Beach Run – Men 2 Zachary Krause 7 Jonathan Cuomo 9 Brett Friedman Ironman- Masters 1 Charlie Lydecker 4 x 100 Run Relay – Women Place/Name 5 Christa Narus Sandi Woodhead Nicole LoMeli Brianne Jackolski 12 Mackenzie Coleman Ann Fici Julia […]

Read More 2015 Daytona Beach National Lifeguard Championship
August 9, 2015

International Surf Rescue Challenge 2015

Source: Lifeguard Competition “6th International Surf Rescue Challenge (ISRC 2015) will be held September 3 – 6, 2015 in Maroochydore Beach, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. An Open National Team team and an Under 20 National Team have been invited. Both teams are composed of 6 male and 6 female team members. 3 Test Match days […]

Read More International Surf Rescue Challenge 2015
August 5, 2015

East Hampton 2015

On Thursday, July 16th, lifeguards from Mastic and as far east as Montauk competed in the East Hampton Main Beach Ocean Lifeguard Tournament. This annual event showcases the life-saving skills and athletic prowess of local lifeguards… Smith Point Lifeguards took second place. The competition’s events included the following: the distance swim, the distance run, the […]

Read More East Hampton 2015
July 15, 2015