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Take the plunge!

By Megan Price | Posted January 10, 2019 in Lifestyle,Uncategorized

Every winter, Polar Bear Plunges take place all across the country. Often these events raise money for charities in the local community. Common charities include the Special Olympics and Make-A-Wish Foundation. What To Expect At A Polar Bear Plunge: On the day of the plunge, participants gather at the designated location/body of water and despite […]

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Eat like a champion to swim like one!

By Megan Price | Posted January 3, 2019 in Lifestyle

Diet and nutrition are just as important as speed and endurance for swimmers. With a proper diet, you can take your swimming to the next level by ensuring that you are properly fueled before entering the pool and can successfully recover after. Be sure to focus on a healthy diet daily as part of your […]

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The Lifeguard Pretest – What you need to know:

By Megan Price | Posted December 6, 2018 in Lifeguard Job,Summer Jobs

You’re dreaming of a summer spent working by the pool as a lifeguard. Before you can take the stand, you must first pass the Lifeguard Training Course and Prerequisites and there are a few things you should know. The Red Cross Lifeguarding pretest is designed to evaluate physical competency- strength, endurance, and comfort in the […]

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Going Places with Guard For Life | Brianna Hoffman

By Karen White | Posted November 27, 2018 in Going Places,Lifestyle,Uncategorized

Meet Brianna Hoffman Brianna Hoffman is the Director of Human Resources at LIVunLtd, the premier concierge, fitness, wellness, and lifestyle management collective based in New York City. Follow @LIVunLtd on Instagram, their pics are gorgeous! Brianna has worked hard, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Management as well as her M.B.A from Bloomsburg University. Back in […]

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Join Us For An Open House

By Megan Price | Posted November 20, 2018 in Lifeguard Job,Summer Jobs

Why Lifeguard? Lifeguarding is a great resume booster for college and job applications. Guard for Life offers flexible work schedules, competitive wages, and a great work environment. We also offer DISCOUNTED LIFEGUARD TRAINING. Work close to home and refer friends for extra cash! Interested? Come to an open house near you! Find a location near […]

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Improve Your Swim Stroke In the Off Season!

By Megan Price | Posted November 15, 2018 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

Summer is over six months away but now is the perfect time to start perfecting your swim strokes! Take time to focus on your swim technique now and become a better swimmer this winter. Perfecting your swim technique will boost your confidence and help you feel more prepared the next time you’re on lifeguard duty! […]

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Lifeguard Open Houses

By Karen White | Posted November 2, 2018 in Lifeguard Job

Let us show you why finding a job with Guard For Life will make 2019 your best summer yet. You and your friends are welcome to join us for fun, food, prizes, and more at our Lifeguard Hiring Events this month. We have the perfect summer job for you as a lifeguard! To find and register for […]

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Stay In Your Lane

By Karen White | Posted October 16, 2018 in Lifestyle,Uncategorized

A Complete Guide to Lap Swimming Etiquette Whether you’re an on-duty lifeguard or just getting your laps in, knowing a little swimming etiquette makes sure the pool stays fun for everyone. Follow these tips the next time you’re at the pool to avoid injury and have a more satisfying workout! Feet First! Best practices for […]

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