News Release

Nova Scotia Lifesaving Sport Schedule 2017

December 5th, 2016

The schedule of Lifesaving Sport events for 2017 for Nova Scotia has been released. Please find the scdedule of competitions and events list in the attached documents.

Call for Applications for the Nova Scotia Lifesaving Sport Commission

October 26th, 2016

Lifesaving sport is the only sport whose skills are first learned for humanitarian purposes.

2016 Regular Supervised Season - Closed

August 31st, 2016

We are now closed for the 2016 regular season. Most of our beaches will remain unsupervised until the summer of 2017.

Lifesaving Sport Series - Round 3 Results -August 25, 2016

August 25th, 2016

Athletes competed in the third round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Saturday, August 20 at Martinique Beach in Halifax County. Events included Ski, Swim, Taplin, Board Rescue and Board Race.

Lifesaving Sport Series - Round 2 Results -August 9, 2016

August 9th, 2016

Athletes competed in the second round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Saturday, August 6 at Rissers Beach in Lunenburg County.

Lifesaving Sport Series - Round 1 Results - July 20, 2016

July 22nd, 2016

Athletes competed in the first round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Wednesday, July 20 at Point Michaud Beach in Richmond County.

Rip Currents - USLA

May 25th, 2016

Check out the following link for useful information on Rip Currents, presented by the United States Lifesaving Association.

Lifesaving Sport - Canadian Athlete Election 2016

May 20th, 2016

The Lifesaving Society Canada invites nominations for the Canadian Athlete Representative.

All high performance athletes are eligible to nominate candidates.

To nominate a candidate:

NSLS Summer Applications Now Online

January 15th, 2016

Information on summer employment with the Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service is now online. Go to and click on Employment.

2016 RamFish Invitational Competition Results

January 4th, 2016

Please find below results from the 2016 RamFish Invitational. The Dartmouth RamFish were the top open team, with HEMS coming in as the top junior team.