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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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Lifeguard Appreciation Week

By Diamond Ross | Posted June 26, 2018 in Lifestyle

Our lifeguards work extremely hard all summer long, which is why we want to SHOUT IT FROM THE ROOFTOPS — we appreciate you and all that you do! So it’s decided… mark your calendars — We’re giving you a whole week of praise, July 22 – July 28! American Pool’s Lifeguard Appreciation Week is an […]

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Lifeguard Appreciation Week Design Contest!

By Diamond Ross | Posted June 19, 2018 in Lifeguard Job

Summer is in full swing, which means… LIFEGUARD APPRECIATION WEEK is right around the corner! You work hard all summer long, which is why we want to show you how much we appreciate you and all that you do. Fun and exciting things are coming as Lifeguard Appreciation Week kicks off on July 22. Want […]

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Arm Floaties… A No Go!

By Diamond Ross | Posted June 15, 2018 in Lifestyle

It’s that time again — everyone from young to old are running… we mean walking to the nearest pool. We all love seeing families (especially the little ones!) get their swim on. With that in mind, there are a lot of dangerous elements at the pool, and believe it or not, letting kids wear floaties […]

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Are you doing it wrong?

By Diamond Ross | Posted May 8, 2018 in Lifestyle

No one likes to hear it, but when it comes to sun safety, there’s a good chance you’re doing it wrong. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), almost 5 million Americans are treated for skin cancer each year, making it the most common form of cancer by far. Your skin is the largest organ […]

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Calling All Artists!

By Lauren Deckard | Posted May 4, 2018 in Lifestyle

Are you an American Pool Lifeguard by Day & an Artist by Night? Do you want to show off your inner artist, not just in ONE but ALL American Pool offices across the United States? We live and breathe water safety and one of our favorite months is finally here — May! May is National […]

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One Student can save the Planet…

By Lauren Deckard | Posted April 19, 2018 in Lifestyle

The end of the semester doesn’t mean the end of your old clothes. Final exams are on the way and moving out of your dorm (or your mom’s spring cleaning obsession) is next! We all know how time consuming and stressful it can be to go through your closet for spring cleaning or pack up […]

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