SANDY HOOK, NJ - Gateway National Recreation Area will host the oldest and largest all-women lifeguard tournament in North America. The tournament’s ten contests highlight the fitness, skill, strength and endurance of contestants in what is still a non-traditional line of work for women, showcasing the fact that smart, healthy women save lives.


The tournement will be held at Gateway National Recreation Area’s Sandy Hook Unit in Highlands, N.J., Beach Lot E on Wednesday, July 27, beginning at 9:00 A.M.


Photos from 2010 tournament by Mary DiBiase Blaich. Used by permission.