Uniform Information

For a cohesive and safe experience, all Junior Lifeguard Program participants must wear the required uniform. This ensures easy monitoring by instructors and distinguishes them from non-Junior Lifeguard participants.

When/Where Can I Purchase JG Uniform items?

All participants are encouraged to purchase uniforms at any of the tryout dates (Listed in Tryout Information)

If you are unable to make the tryouts to purchase uniform items, we will hold other uniform sales at Lifeguard Headquarters (665 14th Ave Santa Cruz, CA 95062) on the following dates:

June 8, 9:00am - 2:00pm

July 6, 9:00am-2:00pm

Payable by personal check, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover credit cards. (Checks can be made out to "California State Parks")
Cash is not accepted

What's Required:  
Red long sleeve T-shirt with the Junior Lifeguard logo (included in registration fees)
Solid, navy or dark blue swimsuit*

*Swimsuits are not sold by us.

What's Recommended:
Navy blue sweatpants,
Long/short sleeve rashguards
Red Junior Guard sweatshirt

NOTE: Please mark ALL ITEMS, first and last name, with permanent marker


Girls can wear either a one-piece or two-piece solid navy blue swimsuit. 
Boys can wear any solid navy blue swimsuits/swim trunks as a part of their uniform.

Swimsuits are not sold by us. We recommend O'Neill Surf Shop, 1115 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010, Play It Again Sports4770 Soquel Dr, Soquel, CA 95073

Uniform Prices:

uniform items
Long Sleeve Junior Guard Shirt $25
Hoodie Sweatshirt $35
Adult Rashguard $15
Youth Rashguard $15
Sweatpants $30
Baseball Hat $30
Tonga/Sunhat $30
 Stickers  $2









For your benefit, we offer these items at or near wholesale price. Tax is included in the price, and all proceeds go directly back into the Junior Lifeguard program.

*Payable by personal check, Visa, Mastercard or Discover credit cards. Checks can be made out to "California State Parks".
Cash will not be accepted