In the year 2003 61,600 lifesavers of the German Lifesaving Federation (DLRG) lifeguarded 2,25 million hours voluntarily on the Germans coasts and at inland waters.
From 15 until 17 July the 5th International Nivea Cup was organised by the German Life Saving Federation (DLRG) in the city of Warnemünde.
Overview of the meetings, exhibitions, conference, competitions and socials at the coming Lifesaving World Championships in Viareggio-Livorno.
At the ILS Board of Directors held in Egypt in February 2004 the Ukraine Water Rescue Society (UWRS) was accepted as a Full Member of ILS.
At the 2003 ILS Board Meetings the St Lucia Lifesaving Association was accepted as a Full Member of ILS.