Pool Guards

Summer Pool Guards Program

The La Madrona Pool Guards Program will introduce children to the skills necessary for lifeguarding and aquatics safety. This three week program offers activities such as swim lessons, rescue skills practice, paddle board practice, stretching and strength building exercises along with team building games and fun. Participants will be divided into two groups based on age and ability.

Ages* 6-14 are welcome. All participants must be able to swim one pool length of freestyle, have the ability to float on their back and tread water for 30 seconds. This is a great opportunity to advance in your water safety skills and become a better swimmer for life!

All sessions are two weeks long

A TYPICAL DAY FOR POOL GUARDS:
• Warm up/exercise and stretching
• Swim lesson (30-45 minutes)
• Snack break and sunscreen re-application
• Paddle board and rescue skills practice
• Team building games and fun

PARTICIPANTS WILL BRING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS EVERY DAY:
• Towel
• Swim suit
• Goggles
• Athletic Shoes
• Hearty Snacks
• Water Bottle
• Sunscreen
• Hat

2022 pool guard sign ups will be conducted in the spring of 2022