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World Lifesaving Championships - Rescue Series

Every two years the International Life Saving Federation organises the World Lifesaving Championships, called the World Lifesaving Championships or 'Rescue' Series.

The World Lifesaving Championships include the following competitions:

  • National Teams World Lifesaving Championships
  • Interclub Teams World Lifesaving Championships
  • Masters World Lifesaving Championships
  • Optional Open Events World Lifesaving Championships including Surfboats and Inflatable Rescue Boats (IRB) World Lifesaving Championships.

The World Lifesaving Championships involve between 2,500 and 5,000 competitors and officials and last some 14 days.

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World Lifesaving Championships - Rescue 2016

The World Lifesaving Championships - Rescue 2016 are to be held in Eindhoven and Noordwijk, The Netherlands in August/September 2016.

Rescue 2016 Selection Policy

Circular 67: 2016 Rescue Selection Policy 

Rescue 2016 Australian Life Saving Team Selection Policy

Australian Life Saving Team 2016

Royal Life Saving Society - Australia (RLSSA) and Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) are now seeking expressions of interest for support service providers for the Australian Life Saving team’s Rescue 2016 Campaign from the 1/06/2015-31/12/2016.

To apply, contact Michael Odachowski by SUNDAY 31/05/2015, 5pm. E: modachowski@slsa.asn.au

Click here for contact details, deadlines and more information about these positions.

Australian Youth Life Saving Team 2016

Royal Life Saving Society - Australia (RLSSA) and Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) are now calling for Australian Youth Life Saving Team applications for Athletes, the Head Coach, Assistant Coach and Team Manager for Rescue 2016. To be eligible for the Australian Youth Life Saving Team, athletes must be under 18 years or younger on 31/12/2016.

Please find information below for each nomination. Nominations are to be completed via Survey Monkey link in the appropriate Circular. 

Applications for Australian Youth Life Saving Team Athletes

Circular 74: 2016 Rescue Australian Youth Life Saving Team Athlete Nomination (closing Friday 20 March 2015)

Applications for Australian Youth Life Saving Team Management

Circular 73: 2016 Rescue Youth Head Coach, Assistant Coach and Team Manager Nomination (closing Monday 9 March 2015)

Australian Youth Life Saving Team Head Coach Job Description

Australian Youth Life Saving Team Assistant Coach Job Description

Australian Youth Life Saving Team - Team Manager Job Description

To view all event results from the previous World Lifesaving Championships - Rescue 2014 in France please visit the Rescue 2014 website.