Backyard Lifeguards is a full-service aquatic safety company serving private pools and their owner families, and water-based sporting events such as triathlons, adventure races, and open-water practice swims.  The company provides water safety training, programs, and services, including customized on-site pool assessments and open-water swim presentations.  Backyard Lifeguards is an American Red Cross authorized provider of portable professional lifeguard services.

Having a pool party?  Complete a

Pool Event Lifeguard Service Request & Reservation Form



Learn more about
the company and
lifeguard services
for private water sites
in the St. Louis area.

Swim Parties

Planning a pool party?
We have a convenient safety
solution for hosts expected
to supervise children
in or near water.

BYLG Sport

Putting on a triathlon,
mud race, or practice swim?
We provide comprehensive
services for event planning
and safe supervision.


Train with us!
Schedule wet or dry
health and safety courses
in the convenience of your
home, school, or office.