Press of Atlantic City: Lifeguard Races

Lifeguard Races

Saturday 06/13/2015
Posted: June 13, 2015
More than 50 participate in 22.5-mile Paddle for a Cause around Absecon Island

ATLANTIC CITY — Paddleboarders Brian Pasternak and Jason Chew both thought water conditions were difficult most of the way around Absecon Island during the 22.5-mile Paddle for a Cause on Saturday.

Friday 06/12/2015
Posted: June 12, 2015
Paddle for a Cause around Absecon Island is Saturday

The eighth annual Paddle for a Cause, a 22.5-mile paddleboard race around Absecon Island, will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at Golden Nugget Marina in Atlantic City.

Monday 09/08/2014
Posted: September 08, 2014
Margate's Swift brothers win Three-Mile Row in EHT

The Margate Beach Patrol alumni crew of brothers Jim Swift and John Swift won two championships Saturday at the Brennan McCann Masters Series Three-Mile Row at Seaview Harbor beach in Egg Harbor Township.

Friday 08/22/2014
Posted: August 22, 2014
McGrath, Granese win ninth annual Hammer Row in EHT

The crew of Longport lifeguard Mike McGrath and Atlantic City lifeguard Vince Granese won the ninth annual Hammer Row in 35 minutes, 34 seconds Thursday at Seaview Harbor beach in Egg Harbor Township.

Wednesday 08/20/2014
Posted: August 20, 2014
Hammer Row set for Thursday night in Egg Harbor Township

The ninth annual Hammer Row will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Seaview Harbor beach in Egg Harbor Township.

Saturday 08/16/2014
Posted: August 16, 2014
Last wave of last race carries Atlantic City Beach Patrol to Goudy victory

VENTNOR - Atlantic City Beach Patrol oarsman Vince Granese rode a memorable wave to a double-victory Friday at the John T. Goudy Memorial Rescue Races.

Friday 08/15/2014
Posted: August 15, 2014
Wildwood Crest wins Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships

The Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol won its fifth straight team title at the 12th annual Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships on Thursday in Wildwood.

Posted: August 15, 2014
Ventnor hosts lifeguard races devoted to rescue skills today

The John T. Goudy Memorial Rescue Races, one of the summer’s most unique lifeguard events, is 6:30 p.m. today at the Suffolk Avenue beach in Ventnor.

Tuesday 08/12/2014
Posted: August 12, 2014
Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships postponed until Thursday

The 12th annual Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships, scheduled for Tuesday night in Wildwood, was postponed because of a forecast of thunderstorms.

Monday 08/11/2014
Posted: August 11, 2014
Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships set for Tuesday night

The 12th annual Tri-Wood Lifeguard Championships will be held at 6:15 Tuesday at the Lincoln Avenue beach in Wildwood. The event is for younger lifeguards, from rookie to fourth year.

Posted: August 11, 2014
Longtime friends from Wildwood, Crest beach patrols win Around The Island Row

NORTH WILDWOOD — Darrick Kobierowski and Terry McGovern’s dominant performance made the Bud Tarbotton Memorial North Wildwood Beach Patrol Around The Island Row seem pretty much a race for second place Monday.

Sunday 08/10/2014
Posted: August 10, 2014
Bill Auty, Susan Reich win Harry Yates Memorial Swim

Former North Wildwood lifeguard Bill Auty, now of Philadelphia, and Susan Reich of Ocean City were the winners of the 43rd annual Harry Yates Memorial Swim on Saturday morning in Atlantic City.

Saturday 08/09/2014
Posted: August 09, 2014
Around the Island Row set for Monday morning in North Wildwood

The 39th annual Bud Tarbotton Memorial North Wildwood Beach Patrol Around The Island Row will begin at 8 a.m. Monday at 1st and Surf Avenues in North Wildwood.

Friday 08/08/2014
Posted: August 08, 2014
Margate rows past Atlantic City to capture South Jersey Lifeguard Championship

OCEAN CITY - The Margate Beach Patrol needed a win from Ashton Funk in the singles row to clinch the team title at the 75th annual South Jersey Lifeguard Championships on Friday.

Posted: August 08, 2014
Ocean City to defend South Jersey Lifeguard Championship title today

Winning a title at the South Jersey Lilfeguard Championships is the ultimate goal of the beach patrol competition season.

Thursday 08/07/2014
Posted: August 07, 2014
Host Ventnor wins final all-female lifeguard race of the summer

VENTNOR — The host Ventnor Beach Patrol stayed in contention in the first half of the 20th annual Cape Atlantic Women’s Lifeguard Invitational on Wednesday. Ventnor then swept the second half of the four-race event, the singles row and the surf dash, and that was enough to win the team championship.

Wednesday 08/06/2014
Posted: August 06, 2014
Lifeguard race season's final all-female race Wednesday in Ventnor

The Ocean City Beach Patrol hopes to sweep the season’s three all-female South Jersey lifeguard events today at the Cape Atlantic Women’s Lifeguard Invitational in Ventnor.

Sunday 08/03/2014
Posted: August 03, 2014
Avalon Beach Patrol dominates Kerr races

The host Avalon Beach Patrol dominated from the start and won its fourth straight team championship at the David J. Kerr Jr. Memorial Lifeguard Races at 35th Street beach on Sunday. Avalon Erich Wolf captured the singles row, after winning the doubles with partner Shane McGrath.

Posted: August 03, 2014
11 patrols to race today in 31st Kerr Memorial on Avalon's 35th Street

The 31st annual David J. Kerr Jr. Memorial Lifeguard Races is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. today at 35th Street beach in Avalon.

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