Ripples - June 21, 2017


The Lifesaving Society's bi-monthly e-newsletter, Ripples, is available. Inside you will find the latest news on programs, public education, lifesaving sport, members services, safety management, and new products in the SHOP.

To view the most current Ripples click HERE.

Call for Athletes - 2017 Europe Tour (German Cup & Orange Cup)

In preparation for Rescue 2018, the Lifesaving Society is calling for applications from athletes to join a delegation that will attend the following two international lifesaving championships:

Name: 2017 Orange Cup
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
Date: November 18-19, 2017

Name: 2017 German Cup
Location: Warendorf, Germany
Date: November 24-25, 2017

Tour Dates: November 15-26, 2017 (Subject to change)
Type: Pool Lifesaving
Team: Delegation Team – 5 female, 5 male


Eligible athletes must submit an email of intent highlighting interest to join this delegation by 11:59pm (EDST) on June 3, 2017 to Brian Miess, Technical Leaders Committee Chair at Selection of the teams will be announced at the conclusion of the 2017 Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championships.

For more detailed information including eligibility criteria please see the full communication.

 Lifejackets are Available to Order

The Lifesaving Society has partnered with Cross Country Parts Distributors in Calgary who provide lifejackets. Their supplier is STEARNS® who manufacture Antimicrobial Classic Nylon Vests that are Transport Canada Approved.  Please note that the supplier requires 3 weeks to ship the lifejackets.The lifejackets are available in Red or Blue and are available in infant, child, youth, adult (universal) and oversize.

Lifejackets can be ordered through the SHOP.




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