CIRCULAR:  138/19


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 Drowning Prevention Committee


In terms of the National Constitution item 27.2, the Director of Drowning Prevention is calling for members to serve on the Drowning Prevention Committee. All Provinces should consider transformation requirements when making these nominations. ‘Drowning is a serious worldwide, most preventable injury problem’.


Candidates should have experience or expertise on Lifesaving i.e. Drowning Prevention; Strategy Development; Programme Development; Community Development; Surviving Swimming; Government Liaison; Research and Report Writing; etc. A board committee member shall be responsible for the implementation of drowning prevention-related projects.


Nominations to be submitted to [email protected] for the attention Director of Drowning Prevention by no later than 1st November 2019.


Yours in lifesaving

(No Signature – electronic document)

Mzi Mayedwa

Director of Drowning Prevention


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