|NJPPA Pictures of the Year 2002 |
1st Place Sports Portfolio - Peter Ackerman/Asbury Park Press
Lifeguards of the Jersey Shore compete to keep themselves ready for the next real life rescue. The competitors take them seriously, giving their all to outdo each other so they can take home the trophies and bragging rights.
Amy Vallebuona of Spray Beach and Terry Dorman of Beach Haven Crest warm up before they hit the water in the swim competition.