Helping people in distress while trying to keep your distance, educating swimmers about social distancing in the pool... COVID-19 has changed the job of lifeguards. Story by @mr_lois_lane
Because of COVID-19, lifeguards have had to re-learn old ways of rescuing and providing first aid in order to protect themselves and the public. Story by @mr_lois_lane
#Isaias may be gone but it leaves behind some rough surf and rip currents across the Great Lakes and Northeast. Always swim near lifeguards and Break the Grip of the Rip!
A six-year-old girl had to be resuscitated by RNLI lifeguards at Botany Bay in Broadstairs, while another 24 people were rescued in a single day at Ramsgate main beach during their busiest few days on record last week, HM Coastguard reports.
A man has drowned at Mermaid Beach this morning. It's believed the man was surfing before passers-by spotted him unconscious in the shallows. Lifeguards and paramedics worked on the surfer for a long time but he couldn't be revived. #7NEWS
RNLI lifeguards rescued a terrapin that had swam two miles down a river in Cornwall.
City beaches are closed today, with dangerous conditions expected on the water as the storm moves through. Our @RoccoNY1 is at Rockaway Beach, where no lifeguards are on duty and surfing is limited to designated areas.
On my bike ride today I stopped to pay respects to Shad Gaspard. He was such a positive force in the gym and the world. He was a hero in bodybuilding, a hero in wrestling, and the moment he told lifeguards to save his son first, the ultimate hero. My thoughts are with his family.
Paddleboarder arrested in Malibu after ignoring lifeguards' orders to get out of the ocean amid social distancing rules, deputies say