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Need a Break? Pack Your Bags!

By Megan Price | Posted February 3, 2017 in Lifestyle

Everyone has a busy schedule, and it can be hard to plan fun getaways while trying to keep up with the everyday routine. Taking an impromptu trip is good for the soul, giving you time off from the stresses of work and creating new, spontaneous opportunities to have fun. The year has just started (spring […]

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5 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet

By Megan Price | Posted January 9, 2017 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

We’re ready to start off 2017 with a bang! What are your plans for this year? Here’s a few things we think will help make 2017 your best year yet.   Cook For Your Health – As fast food restaurants and junk food rule the world, learn a skill that can help you lead a […]

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Lifeguard, Gate Guard, or Pool Attendant?

By Megan Price | Posted January 6, 2017 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

When searching for a pool job, you are sometimes faced with a tough decision: Lifeguard, Gate Guard, or Pool Attendant?  It may be hard to spot the differences between these three important pool positions.  We have compiled a list of tasks below to show you how each different position would complete them.   Assisting Guests: […]

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What Makes You a Great Lifeguard?

By Megan Price | Posted December 2, 2016 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

Everyone knows that lifeguards are our water saviors, watching our families and friends as we relax and enjoy ourselves knowing that our safety is their top priority — but is that all that lifeguards do?   No way! It takes a strong spirit and an intelligent mind to become a lifeguard. They spend hours in […]

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3 Reasons Your Child Should Be a Lifeguard

By Megan Price | Posted November 23, 2016 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

Whenever parents bring their children to the pool or beach, it’s easy to overlook the lifeguards sitting patiently at their posts carefully patrolling all of the people and activities going on around them; especially if you are the parent of strong swimmers who you believe are more than qualified to be lifeguards themselves.  Being a […]

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2016 #MyGFLSummer Photo Contest

By American Pool Marketing | Posted October 8, 2016 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

Relive summer! Show off your best lifeguard looks. Enter American Pool’s Guard For Life #MyGFLSummer photo contest! Show us what made your summer with Guard For Life special. Share selfies, group pics, and all your best Instas with us! The participant with the most shares, likes, and retweets will receive both a $25 Chipotle Gift Card + […]

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Lifeguards Make it to the Olympics

By American Pool Marketing | Posted August 9, 2016 in Lifeguard Job,Lifestyle

It’s a known fact lifeguards are awesome. A special breed full of exceptional courage, determination, awareness, and so many more superhuman level qualities. Lifeguards simply rule the summer. It should be no surprise that lifeguards would make such an impact at the Olympics – the pinnacle of summer events. At this year’s XXXI Olympiad in […]

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Lifeguard Appreciation Week

By American Pool Marketing | Posted July 21, 2016 in Lifestyle

Events This Week: American Pool Maryland 7/25 Kick-off Event 7:00pm – 10:00pm, American Pool Office 9305 Gerwig Ln Columbia, MD American Pool New Jersey 7/24 Lighthouse Italian Ice 8:00pm, 64 Bridge Ave Red Bank, NJ (Brian Lindner) 7/24 Baskin Robbins 8:00pm, 1109 Route 202/206, Bedminster, NJ (Hills Highlands) 7/25 Jersey Freeze 8:00pm, 120 Manalapan Ave […]

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6 Steps to Sunburn Relief

By American Pool Marketing | Posted July 20, 2016 in Lifestyle

It’s no secret lifeguards spend a lot of time under the summer sun. Without proper precaution sunburns can be an annoying consequence. It has happened to all of us – forgetting to reapply sunscreen – only to be reminded of our grave mistake with the welcome of itchy reddened skin. Oh the burn! When finding […]

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