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Why Inner City Kids Need Black Lifeguards

As the upcoming Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday approaches, I want to discuss the subject of leisure as it relates to race. I spent many years as the aquatics director for a large urban recreation department recruiting lifeguards from varied ethnic backgrounds. 718 more words


Because you know we're all about the waves, bout the waves

title credits: Pearlyn

ULC returned from our Desaru Surf Trip (9-11th Jan 2015)
and here are some pictures taken by the seniors (Pearlyn & Stanley) 563 more words


The Lifeguards of Tarkwa Bay Beach

One of the first persons I have a chat with on getting to the Tarkwa Bay Beach is a life guard who goes by the alias Colombia (real names Olawale Popoola). 597 more words

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Aquassurance expands to Fort Lauderdale!

Big news! We are now expanding our service area to include Fort Lauderdale! This marks an important milestone for Aquassurance that was made possible by all our amazing clients. 35 more words

Are New Years Resolutions Bad? 4 Aspects to Consider Before Your Year Continues.

More than ever this year it seems that New Year’s resolutions are getting a bad rap. People talk about how resolutions distract you from what’s really important or they are disillusioning when we can’t keep them up all year. 669 more words


Lifeguards revive man at Hanauma Bay

A man is in the hospital after a near-death experience in East Oahu.

It happened at 10:53 a.m. at Hanauma Bay.

Emergency officials said the man, reportedly in his 60s or 70s, did not have a pulse. 22 more words