Surfside Swim Team Jr. Lifeguard Prep Program 2022

LOCATION: Redondo Union High School Pool

DATE & TIME: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 7-8pm 

PROGRAM LENGTH: 7 week program of 12 sessions from February 22 - April 7 (no classes 3/17 or 4/5 due to RUHS swim meets)

COST: $300 PER Swimmer 

PROGRAM OBJECTIVE: Prepare swimmers for the LA County Junior Lifeguard swim test and give them the opportunity to participate in a program within an environment that exposes them to competitive swimming.

PROGRAM PREREQUISITESSwimmers must be able to swim at least 50 yards of Freestyle (2 lengths of the pool) without stopping or assistance. If they have to stop to rest or wipe their eyes, you will need to find other opportunities for lessons elsewhere.

For the safety of all swimmers in the program, if your child is not able to meet this requirement they will be asked to leave the program--there are no refunds.

 

PROGRAM DETAILS:

  • Swimmers should attend at least 1 of the 2 sessions each week to experience the true results of the course
  • Each session will be 1 hr: 15 min dry-land warmup and 45 min in the pool
  • Coaches will coach this group of swimmers in freestyle and backstroke only 
  • Swimmers will be timed during each class and recorded
  • Swimmers will have to set & document their own goals– with the primary objective being to obtain their time to pass the test for their age group:

1:50 for ages 9-11 as of 7/1/22 – “C” Age Group

1:40 for ages 12-13 as of 7/1/22 – “B” Age Group

1:30 for ages 14-17 as of 7/1/22 – “A” Age Group

  • Parents will not be allowed to be on deck and can not interfere with the coach or their swimmer during the sessions
  • Swimmers who participate in this program and are interested will be moved to the top of the waitlist to tryout for Surfside Swim Team

Space for this program is extremely limited. If you are interested in enrolling in this program, please contact our Membership Directors