Monday August 5th Regular Day Schedule - 9am - 2pm
Parent Workout Morning - Join your JG for a morning Workout - Waivers here when you get here.
Tuesday August 6th
SCV JGs Joining us for the Morning - Regular Day Schedule - 9am - 2pm
Wednesday August 7th
Obstacle Course Day!!! Regular Day Schedule - 9am - 2pm
Thursday August 8th
LAST DAY of JGs for the SUMMER of 2019 Regular Day Schedule - 9am - 2pm
Awards Night 6:30pm Macho Starts Waivers will be required for all none JGs NO one under 18 without DIRECTOR Approval. Family Paddle open to ALL!! Awards to Follow.
Kona Coming and the Castaic Lyons Club will have HOTDOGs again!
HAVE A GREAT WEEK
2019 Regionals @ Carpinteria City Beach
All JGs that have competed in our Intra Lake Competitions are able to compete in the California Surf Life Saving Association CSLSA – REGIONAL Competition this Friday July 26.
You must have won at least one an event or placed in the top 3 for 2 events. - NOT including Relays to be able to sign up.
REGIONALS CALIFORNIA SURF LIFESAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS
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MUST sign up as a USLA Member: $10 MEMBERSHIP USLA 2019
SOUTH WEST REGION - LA COUNTY LAKES CHAPTER
MUST sign up for the EVENT $20 ONLINE ENTRY
Sign up to just let the Lake Lifeguards know you are coming:
DEAR JG Parents,
We are excited to offer you American Red Cross Blended Learning training. Blended learning combines online learning with on-site skills sessions where you will practice skills and demonstrate competency. Please plan to complete the online lessons of your training BEFORE August 8th, 2:00 pm. Please follow the registration process outlined below to gain access to the online portion:
If you need assistance accessing the online session, please contact the American Red Cross Training Support Center at 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), select the option for Health & Safety Training.
Please let me know if you have questions or concerns.
Last Week of 1st Session reminders!
Monday: 9am - 2pm
Parents Day -9am - 10:30 am Come and join your JG for the Morning Workout- This will include morning line up and the morning workout, "Ins and Outs" (Short runs around cones with short swims around buoys) Please bring the Parent Workout Waiver or fill one out when you get here!
Tuesday BEACH DAY 7:30am - 3:30pm Get Bus Return time with the REMIND Text Message - We will be going to Ventura State Beach
Wednesday: 9am - 2pm
Thursday: 9am - 2pm Last Day FUN ALL DAY LONG!
Awards Night starts at 6:30pm with the “Macho” Event – ¼ Run around the lake with a 400 yard swim across the lake. – See waiver to participate – Same as Parent Workout.
Anyone that is 18 and older is welcome to join us for the “Macho”
Once the “Macho” event is over we will have the Family Paddle Race. Get the whole family, make some new friends and create a paddle relay team of 6.
Once the water events are over we will be having Hot Dogs, Awards, and Slideshow.
Make sure to bring a something to sit on and we will see you Thursday NIGHT.
Thank you to all of our sponsors that make this event so great
Friends of Castaic Lake, Teague Custom Marine, and Castaic Lyons Club.
Bring your Permission Slips in when you pick up your Uniforms!
Junior Lifeguard Member— ($10) Available to boys and girls 9-17 years old who are registered in a USLA-affiliated junior lifeguard program.
WHY BECOME A MEMBER??
SEE Page 11 - Thank you Bill Humphreys
Bomber eye wear - sunglasses that FLOAT!!
50% OFF with your Registration!!!!
Hello Jr. Lifeguards!
We are getting ready for another great summer here at Castaic Lake. The program sessions are almost here! I want to go over a few things that will help with this year's process of Tryouts (only for new JGs or if you missed last year’s program), Application, Uniform Handout, and Permission Slips
TRYOUTS: (Only for new JGs or returning JGs that missed the 2018 Summer Sessions must tryout)
Location of the Tryout:
CASTAIC AQUATICS CENTER
31350 CASTAIC RD. CASTAIC, CA. 91384.
Time: 11:30 – 2:30pm
Dates: May 4th and 5th
The Tryout will consist of: 100 yard swim under 2:30 minutes, 3 minute tread water, and a 10 yard underwater swim.
We have a max. of 200 Jr. Lifeguards per session again this year and we will fill up very fast so please make sure you take the time to do the Application correctly. Full Payment or Completed Financial Assistance Form with all tax documents must be turned in at the same time of application.
ONLY RETURNING JGS from last summer –2018 and *SIBLINGS of that JG
*Siblings will still have to tryout and must pass the tryout to complete the Application.
Please fill out the Application just like last year, then print out. Starting April 28th, 2019 8am at the Main Park Office (STATION 1) at Castaic Lake you will be able to turn in your application. This is the building when you first come into the park. Not the Jr. Lifeguard Building (BISC). NO MAIL IN APPLICATIONS WILL BE EXCEPTED THIS YEAR- ALL mail in Apps will be returned to sender.
NEW JGs and JGs that missed the 2018 summer.
Please fill out the Application, print out and bring with you to the TRYOUTs. You must complete and PASS the entire tryout for your application to be accepted. NO registration can happen until the Tryout is passed. You will be given a certification showing that you have passed the Tryout. This certificate must be included with the Application for it to be accepted.
ALL NEW JGS must show Proof of age before applications are accepted. Please show your Birth Certificate to County Personnel when turning in your Application at Castaic Lake. The Birth Certificate will only be used to verify age. (MUST HAVE ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE – NO COPIES)
NEW PARENT MEETING:
May 28th 2019
BISC - Castaic Lake - Lower Lagoon Parking Lot 1
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Uniform Handout Dates and Times:
June 1st and 2nd - 10 am to 2pm
June 10th, 11th and 12th - 3pm to 5pm
All Uniforms will be handed out at the Castaic Lake JR. Lifeguard Headquarters (BISC).
We have a lot of trips planned for this summer. All permission slips must be turned in by the first day of the session. We will be going to:
Beach Trip to Ventura State Beach – Day of Waves and Sand.
Competition for 1st Session at Bonelli Park (2nd Session will be host @ Castaic Lake– No Permission Slip Needed)
A permission slip must be turned in for all field trips because we will not be at Castaic those days. ALL JGs are expected to go to all field trips and competitions.
Will Be posted soon on the Website.
Please turn in when uniforms are handed out. PLEASE do not mail or give to the park office when you turn in your application (THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED). ONLY turn in to an Instructor on the first day of your session or at uniform handout.