REGISTRATION FOR SPRING BREAK SAN ONOFRE SURF CAMP IS NOW OPEN
REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER SURF CAMP IS NOW OPEN to all participants
The Surf Camp is NOT a Junior Lifeguard Program. No tryouts are necessary for this program. This is a day beach camp/surf camp with lifeguard supervision and instruction. Exact location TBD
SURF CAMP 1: 6/28 - 7/2 SIGN UP HERE
SURF CAMP 2: 8/9 - 8/13 SIGN UP HERE
SUMMER JUNIOR LIFEGUARD PROGRAM
Registration for RETURNING Junior Lifeguards: OPENS APRIL 1, 2021
Tryout Registration for NEW Participants: OPENS MAY 1, 2021. Links will be posted here for sign ups.
TRYOUTS For First-time JG's
The San Clemente State Junior Lifeguard Program conducts swim tryouts to ensure your child is physically capable to succeed in our program.
Doheny State Junior Lifeguards conduct swim tryouts to insure that your son or daughter qualify to enroll in the program. Please join us at one of the tryout dates listed below. Reservations are required for tryouts - Registration for new participants begins April 15.
**Please note if participant has previously passed a California State Parks Junior Lifeguard Swim test for Doheny or San Clemente State Beach in the past DO NOT NEED TO RE-TRYOUT
TRYOUT REQUIREMENTS (updated 3/18/2021)
TRYOUTS WILL BE CONDUCTED IN THE OCEAN DUE TO POOL AVAILABILITY
OCEAN TRYOUT REQUIREMENTS
If no pools are available for tryouts an ocean swim tryout will be required.
Ocean Swim Requirements: Participant must swim around a buoy approximately 50 yards out unassisted (Total Swim of approximately 100 yards). There will be no swim time requirement for the ocean swim tryout, passing will be based on ability to swim around the buoy and back to the shore unassisted.
**Participants may wear wetsuit, swim cap and swim goggles for ocean tryout
POOL REQUIREMENTS (Not applicable for 2021)
100 yard swim* (4 laps in a standard 25 yard pool)
*2 minutes or less for age 12 and up
*2:15 minutes or less for age 10 - 11
*2:30 minutes or less for age 8 - 9
Tread water for 5 minutes
Swim underwater for 10 yards
**Be sure to bring a swimsuit and goggles
2021 TRYOUT DATES
SIGN UPS for new participants begin MAY 1, 2021
May 8, 2021 (9am-2pm)
may 15, 2021 (9am-2pm)
Tryout Location: Doheny State Beach
QUESTIONS? CALL US: (949) 304-3295 or EMAIL US: firstname.lastname@example.org