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MONTEREY JUNIOR LIFEGUARDS

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The Monterey Junior Lifeguard Program is a 4-week educational and recreational summer program for children between the ages of 9 and 16. The kids are exposed to a carefully planned schedule of lectures and field trips, balanced with physical conditioning and ocean recreation activities. This unique aquatic class is taught by professional Ocean Lifeguards and several guest lecturers. There are 2 four-week sessions each summer at Monterey State Beach. 

The Monterey Junior Lifeguard Program focuses on:

EDUCATION

•Safety, Ocean & Beach Hazards
•Rip Currents, Waves & Tides
•Beach Ecology & Marine Life

TRAINING

•Surf & Ocean Rescue
•First Aid & CPR

FUN

•Surfing & Boogie Boarding
•Tidepooling & Kayaking
•Snorkeling & Body Surfing
•Beach Flags & Relay Races
•Beach & Ocean Games
•Sand Castles & Junior Guard Competitions

EXERCISE

•Beach Running
•Ocean Swimming
•Paddle Board Races
•Push ups & Sit ups
•Stretching & Calisthenics

FIELD TRIPS

•Carmel Beach Surf Safari
•Monterey Bay Kayaks
•Lovers Point
•Point Lobos
•Santa Cruz JG Competitions
•Rescue Agencies
•Awards Banquet
•And Much More!



Be a part of the action... Become a Monterey Junior Lifeguard!!!




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PROVIDING QUALITY WATER SAFETY EDUCATION IN MONTEREY SINCE 1994!!!