November 2004

Italy takes home the 16th German Cup

From 18-20 November, two months after the World Championships in Italy, 250 athletes from 15 countries and 17 German teams met in Warendorf (Germany) to competed for the 16th International…


Australian Ambassadors to Fiji and China

RLSS Australia have been successful in gaining two Australian Youth Ambassador positions. As a result two young Australian Lifesavers will be going one to Fiji and one to China to…


USLA 40th Anniversary

The United States Lifesaving Association celebrated its 40th anniversary in Galveston, Texas with an appearance by US Surgeon General Richard Carmona, MD (former lifegaurd) and USLAâ„¢s founding president, Bob Burnside….


Life Saving World Tour

In January 2005 a 27 years old Finnish Lifeguard, Niilo Ryti, sets off to his quest to explore the world of lifesaving. The “Life Saving World Tour is a concept…


ILS assists in Venezuela Conference

On 15 and 16 October, 2004, ILS representatives converged on Venezuela to help the YMCA of Caracas and several allied groups in government and sport convene the 1st Congresso Internacional…