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June 01 2019 - Call for Athletes – Royal Life Saving Society Festival of Lifesaving 2019

In line with its commitment to offer international exposure to its high performance athletes, the Lifesaving Society is pleased to announce its intent to field a team to attend the following international lifesaving championship:

Name:  Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) Festival of Lifesaving 2019
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Dates:  November 21-23, 2019 (tour November 18-December 2, 2019, subject to change)
Type:  Pool lifesaving

The selection criteria are consistent with RLSS rules and eligibility criteria at the time of their publication and may be subject to change. The National Sport Commission will make reasonable efforts to advise athletes if it becomes aware of a change to rules that would in turn impact these selection criteria.

Eligible athletes must submit an email of intent highlighting interest to join this delegation by 11:59pm (EDST) on June 1, 2019 to Brian Miess, Technical Leaders Committee Chair at

Selection of the teams will be announced at the conclusion of the 2019 Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championships.  For further information or clarification, please contact Laura Tracey, High Performance Manager at

Selection Criteria

2018 LWC Top 32 Prelim Times - National Teams