Lifesaving Sport

Welcome to the NEW Lifesaving Sports Area, this area has been set up to help you easily navigate everything lifesaving sport related! 


The Royal Life Saving Society UK is a National Governing Body for Lifesaving Sport - a sport recognised by the International Olympic Committee and the Commonwealth Games Federation. 

Our aim is to provide an inclusive range of opportunities to increase participation in lifesaving activities.

We recognise the importance of equipping as many people as possible with valuable lifesaving skills to help save as many lives as possible and to help reduce the drowning toll in the UK.

GBR Team Athlete Selection Declaration for the 2022 ILS Lifesaving World Championships

The GBR Lifesaving Team Administration is calling for eligible athletes to formally declare to participate in the Selection Process to become a member of the GBR Lifesaving Youth and Open Teams to compete at the ILS World Lifesaving Championships in Italy during September/October 2022.

Selection is open to any athlete who is a full current member of either RLSS UK, SLSA Wales, or SLSGB who will be able to meet the selection criteria.

GBR Conditions - Invitation to Declare 2022 

GBR Team Athlete Agreement 2022

GBR Team Code of Conduct 2022

The closing date for declaration for selection is 31 May 2022