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

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

Program Snapshot

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

                          Civic Reception

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

Important Dates

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

Copyright 2012 by Royal Life Saving Commonwealth Terms Of Use Privacy Statement