Red Cross Gets Official With Lifeguard Products!

American Red Cross Gets Official With Lifeguard Training Products! In recent years there have been irregularities with certain lifeguard training items causing environmental and compatibility issues. The diving bricks that lifeguards have used for decades began being produced by some manufacturers with substandard materials and […]

Red Cross Is Giving Away Free Seal Quik® Masks!

The American Red Cross Is Giving Away Free Seal Quik® Masks! The American Red Cross is offering in their current promotion the gift of a free Seal Quik® Masks with the purchase of a American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Manual or Lifeguard Instructors Manual. With […]

Red Cross Unveils New Spinal Backboard!

The American Red Cross Unveils Innovative New Spinal Backboard! The American Red Cross recently unveiled a new spinal backboard made from lightweight and stable plastic that is ideal for “lifeguard training and rescue” according to the agency’s website.  Designed by Lifeguards, the new backboard incorporates […]

The History of Lifeguarding

The History Timeline of Lifeguarding Not everyone has an inner Samaritan, but those who do have found magnificent ways to put their selfless spirits to work. Lifeguarding is a perfect example of this. In honor of National Lifeguard Day, we’re exploring the history of lifeguards. […]