December 2004


Lifesaving for the Disabled in Singapore

The Singapore Life Saving Society conducts aquatic skills acquisition and training programmes for individuals with disability. Volunteer instructors conduct weekly classes in a public swimming pool and they train persons…


Tsunami in Indian Ocean

We are now hearing and seeing the effects of a major aquatic disaster impacting many countries and thousands of people, animals, structures and concepts. There are over fifty thousands drowing…


Qatar: from Associate to Full Member

In 2003 the Qatar Marine Sports Federation became an Associate Member of ILS. The Qatar National Olympic Committee decided to transfer the responsibilities of lifesaving from the Qatar Marine Sports…


RLSSA Medical Adviser Awarded

The Royal Life Saving Society Australia informed that their National Medical Adviser, Professor John Pearn has been selected as Queenslandâ„¢s Senior Australian of the Year.