The Newport Beach Junior Lifeguard Program is a youth-based program focused on educating children to recognize potential hazardous conditions associated with an ever-changing aquatic environment. It is the most popular recreational program in Newport Beach and averages over 1350 participants a year! During the 7-week program, the Newport Beach Ocean Lifeguards teach Junior Lifeguards valuable aquatic skills, beach environment awareness, and the role of ocean lifeguards...all while having an amazing time at the beach!
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What takes place during the program?
Participants are educated in topics such as the oceanic environment, first aid, mutual cooperation, competition techniques, and lifesaving methods. Emphasis is placed on safety, respect, physical fitness, instruction, and discipline. Junior Lifeguards participate in physical activities such as ocean swims, snorkeling, body surfing, and beach runs.
The program also emphasizes the "3Rs," which are that JGs...