NDPA Lifesaver of the Year, Bob Pratt never seems to take a day off. While vacationing in Florida, Pratt, executive director of the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project, assisted three Brevard County lifeguards in the battle against offshore winds to rescue three people who were swept out to see on an inflatable raft. Overall, the entire rescue spanned about five miles of open water and took over two hours to bring the victims in.
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Way to go, Bob!! Always on duty!!
A hero is a person who goes above and beyond to save a life. Looking forward to the opportunity to meet this particular hero, who dedicates himself to serving others in his day-to-day life, as well as in a moment of crisis.