Headed up by the Fire Department, Ocean Rescue is overseen by full-time firefighter JD Lanier.
The Ocean Rescue team consists of 30 seasonal guards. This includes the following staff members:
- Head Lifeguard
- Assistant Head Lifeguard
- 30 Lifeguards
- Community Risk Reduction Specialist
Ocean Rescue tryouts for the 2019 season are as follows:
May 4th at 12pm
May 11th at 10am
Location: To the right of the Kure Beach Pier
Details: 1 mile run directly into 500 meter swim
If you have any questions, please call the Kure Beach Fire Department at (910) 458-2014.