Officials appointments 

We are delighted to announce the appointment of the key officials for the 2019 RLSS Commonwealth Festival of Lifesaving that will be held in Leeds, UK from 21st to 23rd November 2019 as follows: 

  • Championships Referee: Perry Smith (Canada) 
  • Championships Deputy Referee: Joanne Teagle (Australia) 
  • Championships Deputy Referee: Pascal Lievens (Belgium) 
  • Challenge Referee: Zelah Weedy (UK) 
  • Challenge Deputy Referee Dry SERC: Mary Veal (Australia) 
  • Challenge Deputy Referee Wet SERC: Hugo Rodriques (Canada) 
  • Officials Mentor: Roz Grey (Australia) 
  • Championships Event Co-ordinator: Elaine Lewis (UK) 
  • Challenge Event Co-ordinator: Alan Sutherland (UK) 
  • RLSS Event Co-ordinator: Anni Gardiner (Australia) 

Officials are required for the following events:

Tuesday 19th November

Team Warm Up Sessions

9.00am – 4.30pm*

 

Wednesday 20th November

Key Officials Meeting and Site Visit

Officials Meeting

Team Warm Up Sessions

Team Registration

11.00am-12.00pm*

 

2.30pm – 4.30pm

9.00am – 4.30pm*

2.00pm – 4.30pm*

Thursday 21st November

Pool Events (Heats and Finals)

7.00am – 11.00am

4.00pm – 8.00pm

Friday 22nd November

Pool Events (Heats and Finals)

7.00am – 11.00am

4.00pm – 8.00pm

Saturday 23rd November

Lifesaving Challenge

7.30am – 5.00pm

*Timings to be confirmed

All events will take place at the Aquatics Centre at the John Charles Centre for Sport.

Travel and accommodation expenses for all officials are to be paid for by the individual concerned.  No such expenses are provided for by the Host Organising Committee or the Royal Life Saving Society.

Please click here to volunteer for this event.


Social Media

Dont forget to #CFOL2019 to join the conversation and share your lifesaving images and videos and follow us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.