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2003 INFORMAL LIFEGUARD COMPETITION
INTRODUCTION:
During the summer of 2003, on July 24th, the Salisbury Beach Lifeguards hosted a Lifeguard Competition at their beach in Salisbury, MA. These are the conditions, events, scoring, and random action photos, which can be enlarged if clicked, from that friendly competition.
THE CONDITIONS:
Air: 87 Water: 52 Wind: West Starting Time: 6:00 PM
3 x MILE RUN RELAY:
Three competitors from each team will run a distance of of a mile each. Each competitor will run down the beach, around a cone and then back to tag their teammate.
Male
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Hampton5
Salisbury4
Plum Island3
Female
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Plum Island5
Hampton4
Point Totals: Salisbury:  20 Hampton:  21 Plum Island:  8

3 x 300 YARD SWIM RELAY:
Three competitors from each team will swim a distance of 300 yards each. Each competitor will swim clockwise around a buoy placed 150 yards from shore, back in, and run out of the water to pass the rescue buoy to their teammate.
Male
Salisbury8
Salisbury6
Hampton5
Hampton4
Female
Hampton8
Salisbury6
Hampton5
Plum Island4
Point Totals: Salisbury  20 Hampton  22 Plum Island  4

CO-ED RUN-SWIM-RUN:
Competitor #1 will run a distance of 400 yards, tag their teammate, Competitor #2 will then swim around a buoy placed 100 yards from shore, return to the beach and tag competitor #1 who will then run 200 yards to the finish.
Male & Female
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Salisbury5
Hampton4
Plum Island3
Plum Island1
Point Totals: Salisbury  13 Hampton  10 Plum Island  4

3 x 400 YARD PADDLE BOARD RELAY:
Three competitors from each team will paddle a distance of four hundred yards each. Each competitor will paddle clockwise around a buoy placed 200 yards from shore, back in, run out of the water and hand off the paddleboard to their teammate.
Male
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Salisbury5
Hampton4
Plum Island3
Female
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Point Totals: Salisbury  21 Hampton  16 Plum Island  3

SWIM RESCUE:
Each team will place a victim in the water 100 yards from shore. The rescuer will swim a rescue buoy out to them and swim the victim in to shore. Once on shore, the victim may stand up and both rescuer and victim must run across the finish line while holding the rescue buoy. Victims may kick, but not pull to assist the rescuer during the swim back.
Male
Hampton8
Salisbury6
Salisbury5
Hampton4
Plum Island0
Female
Salisbury8
Salisbury6
Hampton5
Hampton4
Plum Island0
Point Totals: Salisbury  25 Hampton  21 Plum Island  0

IRON GUARD RELAY:
Competitor #1 will run a mile and tag competitor #2. #2 will swim 300 yards and tag competitor #3. #3 will then paddle 400 yards and cross the finish line with the paddleboard.
Male
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Plum Island0
Female
Salisbury8
Hampton6
Plum Island0
Point Totals: Salisbury  16 Hampton  12 Plum Island  0
TOTAL TALLY:
Salisbury  115 Hampton  102 Plum Island  19
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