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 »

COVID-19 SLSGB Club Activity Guidance – UPDATED 1st June 2020

This guidance is to assist with decisions about use of Clubs facilities and equipment. Following the latest Government advice last week COVID-19 risks are still high.  The Virus is active and transmitting.  Although the Government has made more activities possible, they are still advising strict social distancing and have not Read More »


Over the Bank Holiday weekend 122 Volunteer Beach Wardens in 29 locations undertook over 700 dry side interventions THIS IS NOW OPEN TO MORE OF OUR LIFESAVERS WHO HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE TO TAKE ON THIS ROLE   We are calling for more volunteers to be deployed as soon Read More »

COVID-19 UPDATE 20th May

Further to our Guidance sent to you earlier this month and in response to members wanting to go to the beach, this is to clarify the current position.   Go to the Beach but please remember that whilst the COVID-19 Pandemic remains at Level 4, the virus is not contained Read More »


We are calling for volunteers to be deployed as soon as possible to undertake a safety advisory service to beach users at a time when there is no beach safety net. Beaches are now able to be used by all as a “safe open space”       Increasing numbers of the Read More »

COVID-19 Update 12th May

Following the recent statement from the Prime Minister, this guidance is to help our Clubs and Members based on the current situation against the new measures introduced last Sunday  WE ARE IN LEVEL 4 – the UK is currently at a point where the virus is not contained and the Read More »