Bud Stevenson Intracrew Medley Relay

Friday, August 5, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Rob McGowan

Event Coordinator

The Bud Stevenson Intracrew relay will be held on the north side of the Hermosa Beach Pier. The race which is held under special night lights is for bragging rights for the Los Angeles County Ocean Lifeguards. The relay consists of two runners, four swimmers, four paddlers, one surf ski paddler, and four two-person dorys.


This fun filled race showcases the ocean skills and physical conditioning of the worlds most renownded lifeguard service. The teams competing in this relay represent all of the beaches operated by the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The teams are Cabrillo-Torrance-Redondo; Hermosa Beach; Manhattan Beach; Dockweiler; Venice; Santa Monica; Will Rogers; Malibu; Zuma Beach; and the Baywatch Rescue Boat Crews.


Prior to the start of the Bud Stevenson Intracrew relay the Los Angeles County Lifeguards will also compete in the 6-lifeguard run relay; 4-lifeguard shallow water sprint relay; and the 6-lifeguard rescue board relay. The first event on Friday night begins at 7:30 pm and Bud Stevenson Intracrew begins at approximately 9:00 pm

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Photo by: Joel Gitelson

Team From Zuma Beach wins the 2018 Bud Stevenson Lifeguard Medley Relay Championship.

The Super Team of Erin and Mike O'Donnell
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