Lifesaving Sport News


The Lifesaving Society is now ready to receive applications for officials who wish to provide support during the 2018 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championships, which will take place at the Centre touristique du Lac-Simon from August 24 to 26, 2018.
Application forms must be submitted by the person wishing to be considered for nomination for these Championships. If you wish to be considered, please fill out and submit the form by following this link.
The person who will be nominated will have to cover their own travel fees. The budget for lodging for these championships is limited. If possible, please make arrangements with friends or family. Officials and volunteers will be offered food and drink during the championship events. Officials are invited and welcome to the banquet which will happen during the award ceremony.
It is possible that there will be a small fee associated with these tickets. We thank you for your continued support of lifesaving sport.

March 21, 2018|Lifesaving Sport News, Media release|


The Lifesaving Society invites applications from Officials to officiate at the 2018 Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Response Championships.

Team Registration package can be found here:

For more information, please email Lorraine Wilson-Saliba


February 18, 2018|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

2018 CSLC Accommodation Information

Please find attached the accommodation information for the 2018 CSLCs.  In addition, there are more options available on Airbnb and if needed.

Book soon to avoid disappointment.

January 30, 2018|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

2018 Canadian Championships Officials Call for Interest

The Selection Committee invites all Canadian Officials to express interest for a Key Officials appointment for the 2018 Canadian Championships.


December 29, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

LWC 2018 Team Announcement

The Lifesaving Society of Canada is pleased to announce the selection of members to Canada’s National (16 years and older) and Youth (15-18 years) Teams for the Lifesaving World Championships 2018, which will be held in Adelaide, Australia November 21-25, 2018.






December 15, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, Media release|

December 2017 – Time Trials Results


Results from the Time Trials held on Saturday, December 2 at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre

December 4, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

DEADLINE APPROACHING: Call for Athletes – Lifesaving World Championships 2018

In line with its commitment to offer international exposure to its high-performance athletes, the Lifesaving Society is calling for applications from athletes to attend the following major international lifesaving sport event:

Name: Lifesaving World Championships 2018

Location: Adelaide, Australia

Dates: November 21-25, 2018 (tour November 14-26, 2018, subject to change)

Type: Pool and surf lifesaving

Teams: National Open Team – 6 female, 6 male

National Youth Team – 6 female, 6 male

To be considered for the positions being named in December 2017, eligible athletes must submit an email of intent highlighting interest to join this delegation and their birth date by 11:59pm (Eastern time) on December 3, 2017, to Brian Miess, Technical Leaders Committee Chair at

To be considered for the remaining Youth Team positions being named in June 2018, the same information must be sent to Brian Miess by 11:59pm (Eastern time) on June 2, 2018.

For further information or clarification, please contact Emily Verreault, High Performance Manager at

November 18, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

High Performance Chair position on the Sport Commission

The Lifesaving Society is pleased to invite eligible members to submit an application for the High Performance Chair position on the Sport Commission.  Any eligible member may submit an expression of interest, including an outline of their skills and an explanation of why he/she would like to become a member of the Commission, by letter or email to on or before 11:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on November 24th2017.

November 4, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, News|

Team Canada – DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge 2017

The 2017 International Surf Rescue Challenge (ISRC) will be hosted by Surf Life Saving New Zealand and will be held at Mount Maunganui, Tauranga on Thursday, November 30 through to Sunday, December 3.

October 16, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News, Media release|

Équipe Canada – Tour d’Europe 2017

L’équipe nationale qui representera le Canada en Allemagne et aux Pays-Bas

Coupe Orange, 18-19 novembre, Pays-Bas

Coupe d’Allemagne, 2-3 décembre, Allemagne

October 12, 2017|Lifesaving Sport News|