Swim Test

All Del Mar Junior Lifeguards are required to pass a swim test administered by the Del Mar Lifeguard Department. Swim tests are conducted at the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito located at 533 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Solana Beach, CA 92075.

Swim tests will be offered on the following dates and times:

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 4pm - 6pm

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 4pm - 6pm

Sunday, June 21, 2020 - 4pm - 6pm

Swim Test Requirements:

  • Hold breath for 20 seconds underwater
  • Swim 5 yards underwater
  • Tread water for 5 minutes
  • 100 yards crawl stroke swim in under:
    • 2 minutes 30 seconds for ages 9 - 11
    • 2 minutes 20 seconds for ages 12 - 13 
    • 2 minutes 10 seconds for ages 14 - 15