Junior Lifeguard Camps

Monday, June 19, 2017 8:00 AM
1804 Arctic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA



Event Summary:
The premiere summer camp for children ages 9-15 who love the beach and surf activities. Also ths camp exceeds expectations for parents who want their children to learn more about surf & beach safety!
Event Details:

Mission

The Virginia Beach Lifeguard Association (VBLA) - Junior Lifeguard Camp - is committed to teaching the fundamentals of beach safety, first aid and environmental awareness in a physically active and fun filled week of activities. The Junior Lifeguard Campers will learn from and sometimes along side current Virginia Beach Lifesaving Service (VBLS) Lifeguards gaining a true sense of the role, responsibilities and reward of today’s oceanfront lifesavers.

Sessions

Session 1:  Monday, June 19 – Friday, June 23
 Session 2:  Monday, June 26 – Friday, June 30  
             Session 3:  Monday, July 17 – Friday, July 21                

Drop Off: 8:15am – 8:30am
Pick Up: 2:00pm – 2:15pm

 

Drop Off & Pick Up at: The Virginia Beach Lifesaving Service, 1804 Arctic Ave. Virginia Beach, VA  23451

Eligibility

The VBLA follows the recommendations of the United States Lifesaving Association in offering the camp to participants from the ages of 9 to 17. (However, most 16 & 17 year olds forego the Junior Lifeguard Camp to begin working with the VBLS.)

Every camper should be able to swim 100 meters continuously and be confident in their swimming abilities.

Uniforms

Campers will receive a VBLA Junior Lifeguard T-shirt included in their registration fee that should be worn for each day of the camp. Extra shirts may be purchased for $25 per shirt. Campers are asked to refrain from wearing a solid red bathing suit during camp.

 

Registration Fee & Paperwork

One session of the camp is $190 per applicant. Each additional session or additional family members is $170.

Questions?

Please contact our JG Camp Administrator Julie Wiley at jwiley@odu.edu or reach her by phone at 757-641-4267.


Event Tags:
Open Water, Other Event

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