JG Tryout Information

If you are a new Junior Lifeguard participant, (i.e. have never participated in a STATE Junior Lifeguard Program before), you are REQUIRED to attend a tryout. Tryouts are non-competitive and are used to ensure a minimum ability in the water. You MUST register PRIOR to the tryout!!! Only those who are registered in the program may attend a tryout. 

*RESERVATION REQUIRED FOR 2022 NEW PARTICIPANT TRYOUT. LINKS WILL BE PROVIDED BELOW



Tryout Requirements:

SWIM TEST REQUIREMENTS: Age 9-15 years
A continuous 100 yard freestyle swim (4 pool lengths) in under 3 mins
A 10 yard underwater swim
 Treading water for 3 minutes

SWIM TEST REQUIREMENTS: Age 6-8 years (Rio Del Mar ONLY)
A continuous 50 yard freestyle swim in under 3 mins
A 5 yard underwater swim
Treading water for 3 minutes

During the swim we expect your child to perform freestyle stoke without holding on to the sides of the pool.
We will not accept breast stroke or "Doggy-Paddling"
 

 




Tryout Location:

CABRILLO COLLEGE STUDENT ACTIVITIES CENTER POOL
6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003


 


TRYOUT REGISTRATION LINKS WILL BE ACTIVE BEGINNING AT 9AM ON APRIL 20
*Registered program NEW PARTICIPANTS, please reserve a tryout date and time.


*ONLY THOSE REGISTERED IN THE PROGRAM MAY SIGN UP TO ATTEND A TRYOUT.


*Date and/or location subject to change without advance notice due to unsafe weather or conditions.