The USLA National Lifeguard Championships will be held in Manhattan Beach, CA from August 7 - 10, 2013. Details can be found at
www.uslanationals.org. Brush up on your competition rules, train hard and check back often on our website for regularly updated information!
- New Scoring Rules:
New scoring rules have
been placed in effect for this years championships, please refer to the
USLA competition rules for complete details.
- "B" Teams:
All Chapter Teams
are considered in the "A" Division until they request and submit
verification to be included in the "B" Division.
- Request must be
done annually, and must include a letter from the involved
agency/agencies employer(s) verifying the number of employed lifeguards.
- The letter must
be from an administrator (not the Captain or Chief of a Beach Patrol)
from the agency/agencies that comprise the chapter. Letters must be from
an official with the agency, not involved in the daily beach patrol
operations. It must be received by the competition chair one week prior
to the start of competition. You may email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Who may participate:
This competition is open to current
Professional, Alumnus, Life, and Junior USLA Members. Approved
international competitors who are current members of their SLSA are also
eligible to compete. Unfortunately, Associate Members are NOT eligible
to compete, but we welcome you to attend and cheer our lifesavers on!
- Entry Fees: Online registration is now open!
National Lifeguard Adult Championship Entry Fee: $85. National Junior Lifeguard Championship Entry Fee: $30.
- Wednesday, August 7: National Junior Lifeguard Championships
- Thursday, August 8: Prelims for National Lifeguard Championships
- Friday - Saturday (August 9 & 10): National Lifeguard Championships