Tryout Information

All new State Junior Lifeguard participants are REQUIRED to attend a tryout. Tryouts are non-competitive and are used to ensure a minimum ability in the water.

Equipment and materials to bring to tryout:
 Goggles (optional)
Email confirmation of registration from

Each new participant is required to demonstrate:

1. A continuous 100-yard swim using the freestyle stroke in under 2-1/2 minutes
2. A 10-yard underwater swim
3. Treading water for 3 minutes

Tryout Dates and Locations:
Paul Nelson Aquatic Center, 600 S. McCelland St., Santa Maria, CA 93454
May 19, 2019 - 1:30PM-4:30PM
June 2, 2019 - 1:30PM-4:30PM
Arroyo Grande High School Pool, 495 Valley Rd, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
May 18, 2019 - 1:30PM-4:30PM
May 26, 2019 - 1:30PM-4:30PM