The Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) is the Commonwealth's largest water-safety education, lifesaving and lifeguard training organisation. RLSS Commonwealth is represented in over 40 diverse countries with over two million lifesaving and resuscitation awards taken annually worldwide.
The RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships are held every two years. This event is only open for Commonwealth nations to participate and the Championships are sanctioned by the Commonwealth Games Federation and the ILS Federation.
Royal Life Saving Society - Australia (RLSSA) will host the RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013 in Canberra, ACT, Australia from Wednesday 4th - Sunday 8th September 2013.
The RLSS Commonwealth and Australian Pool Life Saving Short Course Championships 2013 will be held for the first time in Canberra during the Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships program on Wednesday 4th September 2013 and will be open to all RLSSA members and Commonwealth nations.
Results - For daily heats and finals results simply click here.
Registration and Championship Information Brochure
Download a copy of the Registration Brochure which includes full Registration and Championship details:
High Resolution (5MB) - Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships Registration Brochure-HR.pdf
Low Resolution (302KB) - Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships Registration Brochure-LR.pdf
Be a part of Commonwealth history at the RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013
Tues 3 Sept Coaches and Managers Meeting - 3:30pm
Officials Meeting- 4:30pm
Wed 4 Sept RLSS Commonwealth & Australian Pool Life Saving Short Course Championships 2013
Thurs 5 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013 Opening Ceremony Breakfast & Youth Forum
Coaches / Managers Meeting - 3:30pm
Officials Meeting - 4:30pm
Fri 6 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013
Obstacle Swim, Obstacle Relay, Line Throw, Manikin Carry with Fins (Heats & Finals)
Sat 7 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013
Super Lifesaver, Manikin Relay, Manikin Carry, SERC (Heats and Finals)
Sun 8 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships 2013
Rescue Medley, Manikin Tow with Fins, Medley Relays (Heats and FInals)
Championships Closing Ceremony and Dinner
Fri 15 Feb Registration for Event Updates Open
Mon 29 Apr Officials Notified Re: Application Process and Positions
Wed 15 May Event Registrations Open
Fri 28 June Early Bird Registration Closes
Wed 31 July Registration Closes Online - All registrations must be received by this date.
Wed 21 Aug Registration for Bus Transfers Close. Registrations and payments must be received by this date.
Wed 4 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships Commences
Sun 8 Sept RLSS Commonwealth Lifesaving Championships Closes