The National Speed Championships 2022 are now open for entries! #Speeds2022

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Programme

This is a provisional programme. For the Speed rules click here

Saturday 12 March 2022   830 am  start    

  • 50m Manikin Carry
  • 200m Super lifesaver
  • Pool lifesaver Relay
  • 100m Obstacles
  • 200m Obstacles
  • 4 x 50m Obstacle Relay
  • 10m Line Throw
  • 12.5m Line throw
  • 4 x 10m Line Throw   

Sunday 13 March 2022    830  am start

  • 100m Manikin Carry
  • 4 x 25m Manikin Relay
  • 100m Rescue Medley
  • 100m Manikin Tow
  • 4x50m Rescue Medley


Entry Requirements

  • Individual RLSS UK Membership - click here for details on becoming a member.
  • There are no award requirements for competitors; however all competitors should be physically able to complete their chosen event(s) within the 50m long, 3m deep pool. Additionally, competitors should be familiar with the skills within the Rookie Lifeguard and Survive and Save manuals
  • It will be a requirement that each participating club provides the services of a volunteer to act as a timekeeper for the duration of the championship and a manikin. It is strongly advised that volunteers acting as timekeepers have achieved the RLSS UK Timekeeper Award.
    • To access the Timekeeper Award, please either login to your RLSS UK Account (powered by tahdah) or create your account if you are new to RLSS UK. When you have successfully logged in, visit your Online Learning area to gain the Timekeeper Award, you can click here for a step by step guide.
  • Please note a change to one of the age groups this year is now 15-18 to align with ILS youth category. The age of a competitor is calculated based on their age on 31st December 2022.

To check if your membership and award status login to your RLSS UK Account (powered by tahdah)


Team Manager Meeting

The Team Manager Meeting will take place in the official's room, time to be confirmed. 

In the best interests of the competitors, managers are requested to attend this meeting to ensure that they understand the championship conditions and to be provided with information relating to the operation of the event.

Extra guidance for Team Managers can be found in the Lifesaving Sport section of the website.


Payment

To pay for entry click here.

All entries need to be paid in full on entry.

The closing date for entries is 1700hrs on Monday  21 February 2022.


 

12/14yrs

15/18 yrs

Open (15+)

30/39yrs

40/49yrs

50+           55+

100m Obstacles

 

 

 

                   ✓

200m Obstacles

 

50m Manikin Carry

100m Manikin Carry + Fins

100m Manikin Tow + Fins

 Super lifesaver                   

                    

 

 

 

 

 

Rescue Medley

Line Throw 12.5m

Line Throw 10m

 ✓

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

12/14yrs

15/18 yrs

Open (15+)

120+

140+

170+

200+

4x25m Manikin  Relay

4x50m Obstacle  Relay

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

10m Line Throw  Relay

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

4x50 m Pool Lifesaver  Relay

 

 

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

4x50m Medley Relay

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓

 ✓