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The Visible Behaviour of Drowning Persons

During the World Congress on Drowning Prevention in Durban in 2019, an invitation-only workshop was organized to study the behavior of persons who were in the process of drowning. Twenty…


ILS congratulates

ILS congratulates Isabel Garcia (Spain-RFESS) and Richard Ming Kirk Tan (Singapore-SLSS) with their Knighthood in the Order of Lifesaving and Nabil El Shazly (Egypt-EDLF) for his induction in the ILS…


ILS welcomes 6 new member organisations

At the recent -electronic- Board meetings, the following lifesaving organisations were accepted as Member of the ILS: the Sierra Leone Life Saving Society as a Full Memberthe Saudi Life Saving…


Australia: Men most at risk of drowning

Males accounted for 80% of all drowning deaths last season in figures published today by Australia’s two peak water safety bodies Royal Life Saving Society – Australia and Surf Life…


SLS Australia launches virtual Coolangatta

The iconic Coolangatta Gold race will be going virtual in 2020, after Surf Life Saving Australia today made the difficult decision to cancel the remaining elite category due to the…