Lifeguard shortages create opportunities for seniors

Jul 28, 2016
Plus, they're cool with leaving their cell phones behind at home.




At 85, Ed Myers is  now a lifeguard instructor at the YMCA in Austin, Texas.






 
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A California drought loser: pool contractors

Jun 10, 2015
Water restrictions in some cities ban filling new pools with drinkable water.

Meet the man who invented the pool noodle

Jul 7, 2014
The hardest part of creating the pool noodle? Explaining what to do with it.

There's more to chlorine than just swimming pools

May 12, 2014
And actually, the "chlorine" in swimming pools isn't even chlorine.

Some parts of U.S. experiencing lifeguard shortage

Jun 29, 2012
From Tulsa to Minneapolis, cities are having a hard time finding enough people to work summer lifeguard jobs.

Report: 1 in 8 swimming pools closed for code violations

May 21, 2010
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says many public swimming pools are dirty. According to the report, one in eight...