Dateline: LACo Training Center, 2600 Strand, Manhattan Beach, Calif.
Date: Wed., June 6, 2012
For your consideration and entertainment, we present a photo album of some of the lifeguards we were able to snap photos of during this eventful day which also happened to be the first day that the buoy swim course was returned to its customary distance of 500 plus yards.
|Low tide, 0630 hrs, June 6, 2012; arrival at Training Center...|
|How did (Steve) Hotchkiss get here before me?|
|And Steve Snyder too!... and already well into his yoga posturing!|
|And Hotchkiss is the first to put his uniform on too... and 0630 hrs!|
|And Tom Thorson, retired LACo Recurrent, stopped by at 0645 hrs to say 'hi'.|
|Surf conditions at 26th St. during first morning break around 0830 hrs...|
|Eldin Onsgard and Steve Snyder discussing the meaning of life on the first morning break|
|I'm thinkin' this is Recurrent, Kevin Maxwell, also a Mammoth Mtn. ski instructor.|
|Eldin!.. back at it and upstairs for the infant cpr module|
|Infant CPR group lesson/training upstairs on the deck...|
|The Board Room...|
|LACo Recurrent, Anto Boghokian, on the Outside looking in... literally.|
|LACo Veteran Recurrent, Steve Contarsy, stretching it out before the swim...|
|Recurrents warming up for the recheck swim...|
|Recurrents battling the surfline....|
|First out of the water, Azad!... by a large margin too!|
|Completion.... guards gathering and cheering on their mates as they finish.|
|Eldin's stoked! Another year, another successful recheck swim finish!|
|Lunch Break; "Recheck Pizza"! Woo Hoo!...|
|Lunch break over; Back to lectures...|
|Close up of No. Section Recurrent, Joey Everett, engaging a topic in 1,000 words or more... per Brad Heinrich. :-)|
|Prof. Mike Murphy's lecture on drowning, etc.|
|Close up of Recurrents discussing life saving issues of import...|
|Finally, the day is nearly over!|
|Clean up and 10-7...|
|Happy Recurrent at 1500 hrs at conclusion of recheck|
|Captain Albertson makin' it happen at the Training Center !|
|Permanents x 3!; with Capt. Kyle Daniels, at center|
That's all, Folks! We are out of here and on the road and heading back to Central Section! Ciao!
Until next time.....
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