Calling for Nominations - National Sport Advisor
Published date 19/05/2014
RLSSA is calling for applications for the position of RLSSA National Sport Advisor (NSA). Below is the Duty Statement and the application form and the closing date for applications is Monday 16th June 2014.
Coogee Camp a Big Winner for Australian Life Saving Team
Published date 16/05/2014
The Australian Life Saving Team has taken the first steps towards winning back the coveted title as the World’s premier Lifesaving nation after a successful three-day camp in Coogee, Sydney.
Olympians Flood and Napoleon Bolster Australian Life Saving Team
Published date 01/05/2014
London Olympians Naomi Flood and Ryan Napoleon are among four new faces included in a 12-strong Australian Life Saving Team named today for this year’s World Life Saving Championships, Rescue 2014, in France in September. The championships will run between September 13 and 26 at Montpellier and La Grande-Mott and will attract the world’s best lifesavers from over 100 countries.
Australian Lifesaving Team 2014 Announcement
Published date 29/04/2014
Royal Lifesaving Society – Australia (RLSSA) and Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) would like to congratulate the following members on their selection onto the Australian Lifesaving Team and the Australian Youth Lifesaving Team. These teams will represent Australia at the 2014 World Lifesaving Championships to be contested at Montpellier, France during September of this year.
Olympians Bolster Lifesaving Squad
Published date 04/07/2013
LONDON Olympians Naomi Flood, Ryan Napoleon and Jade Neilsen will head line a new look Australian Life Saving Squad announced today for Rescue 2014 – the World Life Saving Championships in France next September. The all-star squad is to be coached by National Head Coach Danny Short from Maroochydore.
Hometown Champions NUS celebrate Lifesaving with the Aussie Barras in Singapore
Published date 27/05/2013
The RLSSA Open Australian Representative Team – the ‘Aussie Barras’ have just completed their tour of Singapore for the 14th NUS Invitational Lifesaving Championships hosted by the National University of Singapore. The week-long tour consisted of a number of training sessions, a Coaching & Officials Workshop and concluded with the NUS Invitational Lifesaving Championships 2013.
Rescue 2014 Australian Lifesaving Team Head Coach Announced – All roads lead to France 2014
Published date 22/05/2013
RLSSA and SLSA have announced the selection of the Rescue 2014 Head Coach approximately 16 months before the start of the World Lifesaving Championships – Rescue 2014. The selection is based on the key objective of winning back the World Lifesaving Championships title and building world championship depth to maintain a number 1 world ranking beyond 2014.
Australian Pool LIfesaving Championships 2013
Published date 16/01/2013
Sydney hosts the prestigious Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships - which get under way this Friday 18th January. Over 160 champion lifesavers from all around the nation are set to compete. Lifesavers have never been more important as figures show 21 people drowned over the recent Christmas and New Year period. The lastest National Drowning Report revealed between 1st July 2011 and 30th June 2012, 284 people drowned. It was a reduction of just 1% on the 5 year average.Gray Parkes, National Sport Advisor said, "These Championships highlight how important lifesavers are. The very best lifesavers come together to compete. A number of the events are based on real life rescue scenarios. Sometimes teams may have just minutes to solve a simulated emergency. Many of the situations lifesavers encounter are part of these Championships."
Port Hacking Lifeguard Club leads the charge at Interclub Rescue 2012!
Published date 15/11/2012
Royal Life Saving's Port Hacking Lifeguard Club in Sydney has finished the World Pool Lifesaving Championships - Rescue 2012 as the leading Pool Lifesaving club in Australia along with other brilliant performances from RLSSA clubs The Hills Lifesaving Club and Payneham Royal Lifesaving Club.
RLSSA Masters success at Rescue 2012!
Published date 15/11/2012
Royal Life Saving Society - Australia' Masters athletes from the Port Hacking Lifeguard Club, the Hills Lifesaving Club, Ithaca Caloundra City Lifesaving Club and Parks Lifesaving Club had outstanding success at the recent Masters World Pool Lifesaving Championships - Rescue 2012 in Adelaide.
Published date 07/07/2014
The National Communications Officer will assist in driving Royal Life Saving's public profile en...
Published date 26/06/2014
The Australian Water Safety Council (AWSC) will host the NATIONAL DROWNING PREVENTION SUMMIT 2014 in...