Graduate Lifeguard Programme Update

Following the official launch of the SLSGB and South West Water’s Graduate Lifeguard Programme, We have received a great deal of interest from Surf Lifesaving Clubs and schools throughout the country.  If you or your club are interested in the programme, please contact me so that we can create a Read More »


Introducing the first SLSGB Duke of Edinburgh Participants from Saunton Sands

We are very excited to announce that Saunton Sands SLSC have now enrolled their first participants as an official Duke of Edinburgh Centre affiliated by SLSGB. Pictured (from left to right) is Gus Dunbavin, Francesca Ansdell, Kane Shaw, Morgan and Alex Howgate. All 5 of these participants are taking on Read More »


SLSGB are seeking declarations from athletes who are interested in competing internationally in the following events………..

SLSGB are seeking declarations from athletes who are interested in competing internationally in the following events; Arena Rescue 26th – 29th May 2016, Canet, France Sanyo Cup 2nd – 3rd July 2016, Miyazaki, Japan Athletes who would like to declare availability for selection for any of the competitions are invited Read More »


Trainer Assessor Course – Teignmouth

A big congratulations to the 7 new probationary Trainer Assessors that attended the first Educator course of 2016. We welcomed enthusiastic faces from Sidmouth SLSC, Bude SLSC, and St Ives. It was inspiring to see so much enthusiasm to progress within SLSGB and develop future Lifeguards along with high standards Read More »


New for 2016 – Terrestrial Search and Rescue Training

To meet the increasing need to provide fully trained volunteers to assist the Police and emergency services with inland missing persons searches, where no other assets are available, we have commenced a new training course.  Lifeguards, who already have existing search appropriate skillsets and floodfighters are ideally suited for this Read More »


Multi Patient Sea Rescue at Holywell Bay

At 2:15pm on Sunday 21 February 2016, five members of Falmouth University Swimming Association went swimming at Holywell Bay close to the Surf Lifesaving Club Hut. They had no wetsuits and became caught in a rip current. Three students just managed to scramble ashore whilst the other two had to Read More »


2017 Event Dates Confirmed

Dates for 2017’s events have now been confirmed; Date Event Venue 25th-26th March SLSGB Nipper Pool Championships Cardiff 22nd April SLSGB Open/Masters Pool Championships Millfield 23rd April SLSGB Youth Pool Championships Millfield 12th – 13th August SLSGB Master Surf Championships Holywell Bay 15th – 16th August SLSGB Youth Surf Championships Read More »