The Lifesaving Society establishes aquatic safety standards and provides consultation on aquatic safety issues for the aquatic industry and governments. In addition, Society representatives perform aquatic safety audits and serve as experts in legal cases involving aquatic safety.

In pursuit of its mission to eliminate drowning and water related injury in Canada, the Lifesaving Society articulate’s and promotes its official positions on issues about aquatic safety.

 

2017 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship Officials

Attached are the confirmed officials for the 2017 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championships. The championship is hosted by the Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service between August 25 - 27 at Martinique Beach ...
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Canada’s Delegation Team for the 2017 European Tour

OTTAWA — July 21, 2017 The Lifesaving Society of Canada is pleased to announce the members of Canada’s Delegation Team for the 2017 Europe Tour, which will include the German Cup in Warendorf, Germany on November 24 - 25 and the ...
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Canada’s National Team for the Royal Life Saving Society Festival of Lifesaving 2017

OTTAWA — July 7, 2017 The Lifesaving Society of Canada is pleased to announce the members of Canada’s National Team for the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) Festival of Lifesaving 2017. This event includes the traditional Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships plus ...
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Appointment of Team Coaches and Managers

The Lifesaving Society of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of its Team Coaches and Managers that will support Canada’s lifesaving athletes at international competitions leading up to the Lifesaving World Championships 2018. For more information please contact: Martin ...
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Call for Athletes: International Surf Rescue Challenge 2017

In line with its commitment to offer additional 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: International Surf Rescue Challenge 2017 Location: ...
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Resultats for our Masters at the 2017 Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championships

Congratulations to all our Masters for an excellent competition! Also, congratulations to Geordie Farrell (Saugeen Shores) for her WORLD RECORD in the 100m Tow with fins in the Women 65-69 years old category. Her time of 1:37.42 beats the previous record by ...
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2017 CLERC and CPLC Results

Congratulations to all the athletes for their participation in this year's Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Rescue Championship and Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championship. Results can be found here: ...
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The International Life Saving Federation’s World Conference

OCTOBER 17-19, 2017: SAVE THE DATE The International Life Saving Federation’s World Conference on Drowning Prevention is coming to Canada. In fact, this is the first time the event has been held in North America. Hosted in beautiful Vancouver by ...
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ILS is seeking to hire Event Director

Dear Lifesaving friends, Please be informed that the ILS is seeking to hire an Event Director. The ILS Board of Directors is looking for an experienced Event Director to supervise the management of the existing ILS Events: the Lifesaving World ...
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2017 Sport Commission Key Officials Appointments

Lifesaving Canada is pleased to announce the following appointments at the 2017 Canadian Lifesaving Sport Championships. 2017 Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Response Championships Chief referee – Sarah Ingleton, ON Appeals convenor – Perry Smith, ON 2017 Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championships Chief ...
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