ILS Community

100 years Reddingsbrigade Netherlands

On 16 September 1917, the Dutch Founding Meeting of the Dutch Federation for Rescue of Drowning Victims (Reddingsbrigade Netherlands) took place on the initiative of five rescue brigades from Den…


ILS appoints its Event Director

The ILS is pleased to announce that it has appointed John Martin MBE as its Event Director. John, who will be formally taking up the role at the start of…


News from Spain

The International Life Saving Federation is happy to inform its members that on May 31st, Mrs. Isabel García, President of the Royal Spanish Lifesaving Federation, has been elected Vice-President of…


70 years service commemorated

Jack Dearlove MBE celebrated his 90th Birthday on 6 May 2017. At the occasion, Jack was presented a 70-years’ service medal and plaque by Alan Whelpton, ILS past President and…


Congratulations to ILS President Graham Ford

ILS President Graham Ford AM was awarded Life Membership of Surf Life Saving Australia 25th February 2017. Graham was Bronte Club President for 11 years and is in his 7th…