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The Lifeguards Who Made It Work

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Atlantic City is a seaside community on Absecon Island in New Jersey that was the site of the 22.5-mile Atlantic City Around the Island Swim professional marathon swims of [...]

South Jersey Lifeguards Do The 6 And 6

Courtesy of Bruckner Chase, Monmouth County, New Jersey. When it comes to open water swimming, there are two types of pros: professional marathon swimmers and lifeguards. While the marathon swimmers swim for themselves as a [...]

Harry Yates’ Legacy Rows On In Atlantic City

Harry Yates was a great Atlantic City Beach Patrol Captain and part of the 1936 national lifeguard championship team from Atlantic City, New Jersey. After six decades of patrolling the beach rescuing swimmers and resolving [...]

The Argentine Legend Alfredo Camarero Passes Away

Argentine marathon swimming great Alfredo Camarero Guzman passed away yesterday. As one of the early pioneers of marathon swimming in Argentina and on the professional marathon swimming circuit in the 1950s, the dashing Camarero leaves [...]