Junior Lifeguard Program Tryouts

New athletes ONLY: 

The Jones Beach Junior Lifeguard Program will be holding tryouts. Only the fastest times will earn a spot in the program.

WHEN: Thursday, June 7th, 2018

WHERE: Suffolk County Community College [Michael J. Grant Campus], 1001 Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood, NY, 11717

Health, Sports and Education Center.  


TIME: 7:15 P.M.

We will be holding tryouts for 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16 year old athletes.

There will not be a tryout for the 11 year old age group.

Age is determined by: Age as of July 1, 2018 according to the athlete's birth certificate.

Spots for the 12-15 year old age groups will be extremely limited.

The number of spots for 16 year old athletes - to be determined.

ATTIRE: All athletes must wear a bathing suit, swim cap, and goggles.  Locker rooms will be available.

COST: Pool fee may be applicable.

PARENTS - You are responsible for bringing a copy of your child's birth certificate, medical form, and tryout form.

1. Copy of your child's birth certificate.

2. Medical Form

3. Tryout Form

4. Please RSVP to jbjrlfgdcompteam@aol.com

Head Coach - G. Jay Liegey kindly requests the following:

* Athletes should attend with only ONE parent due to spacing issues.

* No parents will be allowed on the pool deck.

* No siblings allowed to attend whatsoever. The parent should only bring the child who will be competing. Failure to comply with this rule will forfeit your child's chance to participate.

* There will be a parent's meeting immediately after the athletes are brought into the pool.

*****Please make certain that you (RSVP) e-mail jbjrlfgdcompteam@aol.com to ensure your child's spot in the tryout. Please put "TRYOUT" in the subject area.*****

Failure to comply with Coach Jay Liegey's rules and regulations will forfeit your child's opportunity to try out for the team.

Thank you in advance for your consideration.!

Junior Lifeguard Program

Returning athletes ONLY: 

Please download and fill out the 2018 Registration Form.

Please download and fill out the Medical Form.

Participants must also register for USLA. Please download and fill out the USLA Registration Form.

Please download and fill out the 2018 Jr. Lifeguard Tournament Form by July 15th.

ALL paperwork must be received by May 15th to ensure your spot in the Jones Beach Junior Lifeguard Program. 

Please mail a check for $100.00 (make payable to Natural Heritage Trust or NHT) and the three forms to:


c/o Laura Baldassare

218 Deauville Parkway

Lindenhurst, NY 11757

Competition Team Tryouts

Athletes who are part of the Sunday Program ONLY:

Fill out both the 2018 application and waiver forms, have them signed by a Parent/Guardian and bring them to the try-out date on Monday, June 25th, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the East Bath House Ocean (by the Lifeguard shack).  Vehicle Parking in Field 6, walk west to the East Bath House and then south to the  seawall.