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1978 FIS World Championships

The World Championships were organised in the Cristal Palace National Sports Centre in London (United Kingdom). It was organised by the Royal Life Saving Society – United Kingdom with the…


1976 FIS World Championships

The World Championships took place in Berlin (Germany FR) and 11 nations participated: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany FR, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, South Africa, Spain and Turkey. Dr. Klaus…


1974 FIS World Championships

The World Championship took place in the 50 m swimming pool in Barcelona (Spain). Eleven nations participated: Spain, Italy, France, Netherlands, Great Britain, Argentina, Austria, Algeria, Germany FR, Ireland and…


1972 FIS World Championships

The World Campionships took place in Vittel-Neufchâteau-Contrexville in France. Nine nations participated: Algeria, Austria, Bulgaria, France, Great Britain, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands and Spain.


Foundation of WLS

The World Life Saving (WLS) was founded for the purpose of establishing educational marine safety and aquatic programmes on a people-to-people basis. It was constituted on 24 March 1971 in…