CIRCULAR:  136/19


TO:                  The Provincial/ District Chairman

The Provincial/ District Offices for onward distribution to Clubs

Lifesaving Eastern Cape District Chairman and Secretaries

                        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:                21st October 2019


Subject:           Nominations for Lifesaving Committee


In terms of the National Constitution Item 27.2 the Director of Lifesaving Committee is calling for members to join the panel (of not less than 4 and not more than 6 persons.)


Applicants shall be an affiliated member, nominated by the Province and appointed at the discretion of the Director on the basis of relevant experience or knowledge.


The Lifesaving Board of LSA shall oversee a number of sub-committees including but not limited to:

  • Lifeguard Awards
  • Nipper Awards
  • Medical Advisory Panel
  • Air Sea Rescue (WC)
  • Blue Flag Panel
  • Bravery Awards in conjunction with the Drowning Prevention Board


Please note that the sub- committee tasked for the purpose of responsibilities of examination and qualifications is a separate sub- committee and shall consist of the Director of Lifesaving Committee and appointed Chief Examiners for each District.


Nominations to be submitted to for the attention Director of Lifesaving by no later than 28th October 2019.


Yours in lifesaving

(No Signature – electronic document)

Helen Herbert

General Manager


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