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  • Fed Authority Challenged in Calif.

    A leading lobbyist for California’s aquatics industry is questioning whether the state or its attorney general is authorized to enforce the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Fed Authority Challenged in Calif.

    A leading lobbyist for California’s aquatics industry is questioning whether the state or its attorney general is authorized to enforce the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Calif. Mandates Life Vests at Wave Pools

    New safety requirements now in place for California wave pools are likely to create new demand for life vests and may set a precedent for the rest of the industry.

  • California Mandates Life Vests at Wave Pools

    New safety requirements now in place for California wave pools are likely to create new demand for life vests — and may set a precedent for the rest of the industry.

  • Splash! La Mirada Aquatics Center

    Featuring a competition venue and an elaborate pirate-themed leisure area, Splash! La Mirada Aquatics Center is a testament to the Southern California city’s growing desirability.

  • Readers Reminisce

    I was hired by the San Diego Lifeguard Service [in Southern California] as a beach lifeguard in 1979.

  • No.18 Waterworld California

  • Brian Bilbray - POLICY MAKER

    Congressman Brian Bilbray (R-Calif.) spends a considerable amount of time away from the Southern California beaches he lifeguarded in his youth, but he still has water in his veins

  • Lifeguards to Aid in Rip Current Predictor

    Hoping to better predict deadly rip currents, the National Weather Service has enlisted California beach lifeguards to watch and record rip current patterns.

  • SPLASH! LA MIRADA REGIONAL AQUATIC CENTER

    Just opened last November, La Mirada Regional Aquatic Center, or Splash! for short, is the latest addition to Southern California’s roster of grade-A aquatics centers and waterparks.