Hey California, Governor Brown Wants Your Water!!

Thanks to Governor Brown, his left leaning administration and radical extremist environmental groups, there will soon be more focus on flushes and scrutiny over showers among other things no thanks to a new law. With the mid term elections just around the corner, Californians are about to elect Gavin Newsome… Continue reading

San Ramon Valley High School Drowning

This is the second high profile drowning case we have heard about this year and we are once again quite fired up regarding the circumstances surrounding this particular case. This drowning occurred earlier in the year but is now making its rounds on social media again as the family of… Continue reading

Treading On Dangerous Ground! MeToo, Entitlements & More!

We have thought long and hard about writing this post especially during a time when this country is extremely polarized by the political proceedings surrounding the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings. What we seek to do is to bring our concerns to the table as it relates to the lifeguard industry… Continue reading

The #MeToo Movement & Lifeguards

Blog written by Lifeguard Chief Ed Castillo; There is no doubt that the Los Angeles born #MeToo movement is having a huge impact all across the nation as evidenced by the recent rise of sexual harassment/assault claims being made by women. The local and national news is dominated by such… Continue reading

Golden State Lifeguards To Acquire 2019 Ford Ranger

As Golden State Lifeguards continues to grow, the needs of the company continue to grow as well. It was decided that now at this juncture in time to start thinking about acquiring vehicles for operations. It was decided that the best vehicle for the job would be the new up… Continue reading

Top Ten Tips For Closing (Winterizing) Your Pool

We all know that Southern California is known for its beautiful weather and potentially using the pool could be a year-round activity however there are some who feel the need to shut their pools down for the fall/winter months. This blog is for those who choose to shut their pools… Continue reading

America Is Grappling With A Major Lifeguard Shortage

America is grappling with a lifeguard shortage that only gets worse every season. Golden State Lifeguards had its busiest year so far and was able to make it all work with just a skeleton crew however we are dreading what next season has in store for us in 2019. For… Continue reading

Lifeguard Instructors Having Difficulty Complying With New California Law

We would agree that lifeguards all across the board need to be held to higher standards in this nation and the state of California is changing the game for lifeguard instructors and for lifeguards which has prompted some backlash. While we welcome the new changes in the law, others are… Continue reading