TO:                  The Provincial/ District Chairman

The Provincial/ District Offices for onward distribution to Clubs

Lifesaving Eastern Cape Club Chairman and Secretaries

                        Saint Andrews Club Executive   

                        Associate Members


CC:                  The President, Vice President and Members of the Management Board, Directors

                        ILS Sport Commission Secretary – Jelle Meintsma, General Manager and LSA Staff


Date:                27th February 2019


Subject:           2019 GT SA Lifesaving National Championships – The replacement of the Board Rescue with the Taplin Relay in the Masters Surf Championships and change to the Program

As a result of numerous requests received from Clubs and master’s Competitors, the Sport Committee has decided to replace the Board Rescue with the Taplin Relay. The Taplin Relay will be a 3-competitor event with a Swim/Board/Ski (draw for the order of the legs will be done at the Managers Meeting). It will be conducted under the following age groups: 110-129 years, 130-149 years, 150 – 169 years and 170 years and over with the total ages of all competitors determine the age group.


Attached is the revised program.


Yours in lifesaving

(No Signature – electronic document)

Peter Odendaal

Director: Sport




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