The 45th annual Beschen-Callahan Memorial Lifeguard Races was postponed Friday due to bad weather conditions and poor visibility.

The event has be rescheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday at the 15th Avenue beach in North Wildwood.

The 42nd annual Captain Michael D. McGrath Longport Memorial Lifeguard Races were also postponed due to poor visibility.

That event will also be held on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at the 33rd Avenue beach in Longport.

Started at The Press in 1993 as an Ocean County reporter. Moved to the copy desk in 1994 until taking over as editor of At The Shore in 1995. Became deputy sports editor in 2004 and was promoted to sports editor in 2007.