Launch of BeachWise partnership and online advice

A new partnership has been formed to promote safe enjoyment of the South West’s beautiful beaches and clean bathing waters. BeachWise is supported by Cornwall Council, the Environment Agency, Keep Britain Tidy, Marine Conservation Society, RNLI, South West Coast Path Association, South West Water, Surf Life Saving Great Britain and Read More »

Summer Is Coming And So Are Requests For Water Safety Cover

The dramatic increase in open water events will bring increased requests for Lifeguards and IRB Crews to provide water safety cover.  Check out how to provide a professional level service to provide a fully managed and qualified event safety management programme that will keep your club and volunteers safe and Read More »

Flood Fighters Conference

A large “Rescue” of Floodfighters gathered for the Conference on the 23 March in Poole, UK.  Many like those from York had travelled a long way for a very exciting and incredibly informative programme. Delegates included a senior representative from DEFRA and colleagues from FRS, Local Government, Ambulance and Police.  Read More »

Crawley Town SLSGB Pool Champs Cardiff

Crawley Town Life Saving Club confirmed its status as the country’s top competitive pool lifesaving team when winning the SLS-GB Open Pool Championships last weekend at Cardiff to add to their current RLSS-UK and Welsh-SLS titles. At the end of the Championships Crawley Town were just under a 100 points Read More »

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 »