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May 21, 202077
YMCA lifeguards along with lifeguards from just about every type of certification agency and aquatic facility around the world are discovering the next generation in rescue tubes, the LIFE™ Rescue Tube! The photo above shows 80 old style coated vinyl YMCA rescue tubes from a YMCA in the USA being traded in for the revolutionary new LIFE Tubes. YMCA lifeguards have been among those on the forefront of upgrading their old tubes to the new far superior much longer lasting LIFE Tubes. In the age of COVID-19 budgets are tight and many YMCAs are realizing that purchasing a LIFE Rescue Tube that could potentially last up to 8 to 10 times longer than the old vinyl coated ones is an easy decision. Also, the LIFE Rescue Tube is made from a proprietary hydrophobic f
January 23, 2020211
Lifeguards you know that old adage, "Insanity is doing the same thing over again expecting a different result." Well to quote the late great Yogi Berra, "It's like Deja Vu all over again" seeing old vinyl rescues tubes rip and fall apart in a matter of weeks not months or months not years. Fortunately, for all of us aquatics folks, there is finally a solution to what ails us. The solution is the LIFE™ Rescue Tube. The Patented design of this industry changing innovation is transforming the way lifeguards do their jobs and saving lives in the process. Not to mention that the LIFE Rescue Tubes will outlast the old vinyl coated rescue tubes by up to 10 times longer, saving aquatic facilities a pretty penny.
May 26, 2019464
Is your Lifeguard Rescue Tube outdated? Was it invented in the 1960s? Is out made out of outdated vinyl coated foam? Is your rescue tube cracking, peeling, ripping, and absorbing bodily fluids such as sweat, blood, saliva, urine, and / or fecal matter thus creating a potential Biohazard?
If the answer to any of the above questions is "Yes" then it is time to upgrade your rescue tubes to the revolutionary industry changing LIFE™ Rescue Tube!
Here is what one recent customer is saying: My favorite feature of the LIFE Rescue Tube is "The durable and solid construction- it doesn't crack or tear and the ability to insert a new harness strap..."
April 20, 20196726
Are your Lifeguard rescue tubes falling apart? If you have old style vinyl coated foam rescue tubes, the answer is most likely yes! Pictured above is a recent photo that a YMCA customer sent in of their old vinyl rescue tubes. Rescue tube technology has improved significantly since the vinyl coated tubes were first invented way back in the early 1960s. Lifeguards worldwide are discovering the revolutionary new LIFE™ Rescue Tube and retiring their old vinyl coated tubes. Has your aquatics facility upgraded your rescue tubes yet?
March 26, 20197075
YMCA's all across the United States and around the World are upgrading their old vinyl YMCA rescue tubes (Photo Above) to the revolutionary new LIFE™ Rescue Tubes! The old vinyl coated "Noodle" tubes are notorious for cracking and splitting and potentially posing a danger to Lifeguards and victims. When splitting, the old lifeguard tubes may not function properly for rescue and could potentially pose a health risk due to exposed foam absorption of blood born pathogens.
The LIFE™ Rescue Tube is the #1 selling rescue tube in the World and also the #1 selling rescue tube to YMCA aquatics facilities and growing everyday.
March 23, 20196513
Recently sighted in Hawaii, Ben Affleck was training for the new NETFLIX Film TRIPLE FRONTIER. Affleck was using an eLifeguard.com® Lifeguard Rescue Tube. The Rescue Tube that he was using was one of the old vinyl coated foam models which was replaced several years ago by the revolutionary new LIFE™ Rescue Tube. Way to go Ben! Keep up the training and good luck with TRIPLE FRONTIER!
Affleck discussed the above photo and NETFLIX film on The Ellen Show. Click here to watch the video clip.
March 13, 20197473
"Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result", so they say. Using an old style vinyl coated rescue tubes that were invented half a century ago would fall into the insanity category, you might say. Lifesaving and lifeguard rescue tube technology made a major leap forward in 2015 with the invention of the industry changing LIFE™ Rescue Tube. The LIFE Rescue Tube is now the #1 selling rescue tube in the world and is not letting up any time soon. With recent adoption among various lifesaving certification agencies around the world, the LIFE Tube is here to stay and now the rescue tube of choice among lifesavers worldwide.
What lifeguard trainers & lifeguards are saying:
"Just received the new Rescue Buoy - needless to say, I’m very impressed with the design, manufacture, and durability of this product. We will attempt to use it during tomorrow’s Ice Rescue Technician course, and am very much looking forward to using it during our spring Water Rescue, Swiftwater Rescue, and Water Rescue Train-the-Trainer Programs"
"Thanx for posting more videos of new tubes. Our Instructors are very impressed and excited about them. They are showing your videos in class this week."
"The tube looks amazing! It is exactly what our USLA chapter imagined."
"The tubes have indeed arrived. They are amazing. We have completely switch over to your tubes!"
"This is the best innovation in lifeguarding since I became a lifeguard"
"The 7 second swim video sold me! I haven't used the tube yet but I am SO excited to train with it and use it in the beach environment this season!!"
"We absolutely love our new life rescue tubes."
"We love our life rescue tubes because of their durability and their buoyancy."
"We are happy with the LIFE tubes, and even our state inspector was impressed with them!"
March 02, 20197553
Lifeguards and Aquatics Professionals were all in for new Lifeguard products at the Association of Aquatic Professionals (AOAP) Conference & Trade Show in Frisco, Texas this week. Photo above shows various color way combinations available in the Lifeguard industry changing LIFE™ Rescue Tube that is now the number one selling rescue tube in the world. Lifeguards and Aquatics Pros have discovered that these revolutionary new LIFE Rescue Tubes can do everything the old vinyl tubes can do but much more. They also are guaranteed to last years longer than the old vinyl coated tubes.
Also seen in the photo above is the new Lifeguard Training Manikin that is due out later this month. This innovative Patent Pending new product was all the rage at the show gaining positive comments from hundreds of attendees. Lifeguards will be learning more about this simple but yet very effective smart manikin in the weeks and months ahead.