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Lifeguard advice for spotting and surviving rip currents on Coast Live

Posted at 3:22 PM, Jul 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-18 15:22:21-04

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Tom Gill, Chief of Virginia Beach Lifesaving Service (, joins us to talk about why rip currents are so dangerous and how to get out of one if you get caught.

And watch the beach this August as the USLA National Lifeguard Championships return to the Virginai Beach Oceanfront August 7 - 10. For more information visit