June 2015

Cyprus International Certificates

The ILS Rescue Commission has approved the Cyprus Life Saving Federation‘s application for accreditation of awards. The equivalency table is posted at http://www.ilsf.org/content/equivalency-tables.


Officials Panels

The ILS Sport Commission at their recent meeting held on 22/24 May, 2015 in Leuven Belgium appointed the following groups: Championships Officials Panel and Officials Assessment Panel. Championships Officials Panel:…


Referees 2016 Lifesaving World Championships

The ILS Sport Commission has appointed the following persons to the positions of Chief Referee and Deputy Chief Referee for the 2016 Lifesaving World Championships to be held in Noordwijk-aan-Zee…


Drowning: Prevention, Rescue, Treatment

Since the first edition of the Handbook on Drowning in 2005, many epidemiological data have confirmed the burden of drowning in several parts of the world. Studies have increased the…


2015 CLERC

A report from Radio-Canada on day one of the 2015 Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Response Championships (CLERC) in Gatineau: http://m.radio-canada.ca/regions/ottawa/2015/05/30/006-sauvetage-sportif-gatineau-competiton-championnat.shtml More information at: http://www.lifesaving.ca/competition/2015-clerc/