Tryout Dates Set for Summer 2016
Tryouts for the 2016 Summer season will be held April 24th and April 30th at 8:30am at Crystal Pier (by the Oceanic Restaurant) on Wrightsville Beach. The tryout will consist of a 1/2 mile ocean swim straight into a one-mile beach run, two mock rescues, and a brief interview. Wetsuits are permitted.
Applicants must possess: A valid driver’s license, ability to swim 500 meters in 10 minutes or less, ability to run 1 mile in 8 minutes or less, and be at least 18 years of age or older.
Detailed information about the tryout is available here or contact Dave Baker, Ocean Rescue Director at (910) 256-7920 ext. 1702. For general information about working as a Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue Lifeguard please see our employment page and our photo galleries. Hope to see y’all on the beach! It’s going to be a great summer!