Former Leuty lifeguard wants to hear from you

Do you recognize yourself – or someone you know – in the above photograph? If so, Herman Sahrmann wants to hear from you. Sahrmann, fourth from the left, spent his summers from 1957 to 1961 on the eastern beaches as a lifeguard stationed at the Leuty THP sub-station. He has been documenting those summers as […]

Beacher tops at competitive lifeguarding

Some of the Beach’s best lifeguards are packing their trunks for the south of France. Starting Saturday they will land at a seaside resort near Montpellier, but not to put up their feet – the lucky lifeguards are competing in Rescue 2014, the world championship of lifeguarding. Speaking among the oars and paddle boards stored […]