CIRCULAR: 180/20


TO:                  The Provincial/ District Chairman

The Provincial/ District Offices for onward distribution to Clubs

Lifesaving Eastern Cape Club 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:                24th December 2020                 


Subject:           Incident at Manaba Beach

Lifesaving SA is aware of the altercations that took place on Manaba Beach, Margate yesterday and the video’s found on social media. We are awaiting the reports from the beach manager for further information.

Lifesaving SA has been in contact with the offices of the MEC’s for Safety and Tourism in KZN.

We kindly request that members do not forward any messages via social media that may be considered incendiary.

All Duty Captains and Beach Managers are to ensure that Metro Police and SAPS deal with any disorderly conduct over this period and advise all lifeguards to remove themselves from these situations as speedily as possible.

Please consider your safety first.


Yours faithfully,

(No signature – electronic document)

Helen Herbert

General Manager


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