FEDERAL HEIGHTS, Colo. (CBS4) – Hundreds of lifeguards from all over Colorado suited up for the 33rd Annual Colorado Parks & Recreation Association Awards in Federal Heights.
In all, 36 teams and 450 individual lifeguards competed at Water World on Sunday.
The competition highlighted survival and safety.
The awards were broken down into three categories:
Fastest Female Lifeguard
1st place Taylor Juran (Ken Caryl Ranch Metro District))
2nd place Avery Turney (Ken Caryl Ranch Metro District)
3rd place Cassidy Crittenden (City of Boulder)
Fastest Male Lifeguard
*1st place Patrick Giedeman (City of Golden) * Tie
Erik Stolz (Denver Parks & Recreation) * Tie
2nd place Max Kempe (Foothills Park & Recreation District)
3rd place Dominic Griffen (Highlands Ranch Community Association)
Overall Team Placement
1st place City of Boulder
2nd place City of Golden
3rd place Foothills Park & Recreation District