Club Activity COVID -19 Update 23/9/2020

Following the latest restrictions announced by the Government yesterday, we can confirm that Organised outdoors activity compliant with a Governing Body COVID-19 Safety Plan is not restricted.  This means that SLSGB Clubs who have undergone the process we have provided and have submitted a plan that we have approved can Read More »

Surf Life Saving Carnival 2020 Portreath, Sat 10th October

OH YES,   We are definitely BACK on the Beach! The Carnival will be a one day, team event open to all over the age of 16 with the relevant competencies.   Due to COVID-19 restrictions, entry has to be limited to 12 teams of 6, Clubs can enter more than one Read More »

Club Activity COVID -19 Update 10/9/2020

Following the latest announcement by the Government this week that will come into force on September 14th we can confirm that this will not impact our current club activity for both 6 people Bubbles and the up to 30 at any one time activities.  This is only permitted for those Read More »

Forthcoming Events – Clarification

We are receiving a lot of questions from members about the IRON V ELIMINATOR event being organised by Aquasport International at Towan Beach, Newquay on the 19th September This event is being organised and run by Aquasport International, an independent organisation not affiliated to us.   SLSGB has not approved the Read More »

Surf’s up in Birmingham as green light given for £25m wave park

Surf Lifesaving GB is proud to be associated with the Emerge Surf project that will create a surfing hub right at the centre of England and bring the joy and fun of surf activity to millions of urban city dwellers.  SLSGB will be helping Emerge Surf with their in water Read More »


Carve surfing magazine and Sharp’s Brewery have come together to say thank you to the surfing and surf lifesaving communities of Cornwall and Devon, whose selflessness ensured the safety of beach goers during the spring heatwave of the global Covid-19 pandemic.  A film, made by the team behind Carve Magazine and Read More »

Sport Committee Update

Cancellation of all 2020 Pool Events Cancellation of Surf Championships Announcement of Intent to hold New Regional Surf Events Announcement of Intent to hold an Open Surf Carnival Event Background Although Government guidance now permits Team Sports to hold limited participant events and pools are to open, it will not Read More »

Surf Lifesaving GB is pleased to announce that long-term supporters South West Water have renewed their sponsorship of the charity for the next year.

Surf Lifesaving GB is pleased to announce that long-term supporters South West Water have renewed their sponsorship of the charity for the next year.  SLSGB CEO Tim Coventry said: “SWW are generous partners in our youth development programme, Graduate Lifeguard, where the participants are encouraged to become exemplar leaders within Read More »

Great News……………. We can now be ON the Beach!

The latest COVID-19 Government guidance allows up to six unrelated people to undertake open air, shared activity in small, unsupported groups to go to beach and jointly undertake physical activity. In short, we are able to do the following:- Up to 6 people can be involved in any shared group Read More »


You will have seen and some of you will have been involved in SLSGB Beach Warden activity. Click Here to see the Beach Warden role description.   So far, this new SLSGB volunteer beach safety service has been involved in over 1,000 interventions, at C19 safe distance, no close contact, Read More »