News Release

Melmerby Beach Closed For Swimming

August 13th, 2015

Melmerby Beach in Pictou County is closed for swimming due to poor water quality. For more information, please see the attached Question and Answer sheet.

Lifesaving Sport Series Round 2 Results

August 10th, 2015

Athletes competed in the second round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Saturday, August 8 at Rissers Beach in Lunenburg County.

Lifesaving Sport Series Round 1 Results

August 7th, 2015

Athletes competed in the first round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Wednesday, July 29 at Point Michaud Beach in Richmond County.

Understanding Rip Currents

July 20th, 2015

The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service (NSLS) encourages all beach patrons to understand the power of rip currents, and the strength they carry.

NSLS Lifeguard Supervision Begins July 1

June 24th, 2015

Halifax, N.S. – Nova Scotia’s lifeguards are set to hit the sand and waves of the province’s most popular beaches when supervision begins on Wednesday, July 1.

Lifeguards Join Local Author for "Beaches of Nova Scotia" Launch

June 23rd, 2015

For over 40 years, the Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service (NSLS) has been supervising the beautiful beaches of Nova Scotia.

Competition Results

January 7th, 2015

Please find attached results from two recent Lifesaving Sport competitions. The Guardians Invitational was held on December 20th, 2014 at the Rath Eastlink Community Centre.

Team NSLS Places Third in the 2014 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championships

August 28th, 2014

Team NSLS places third in the 2014 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championships

RECC Guardians host Storm the Beach Lifesaving Competition on Sept. 13

August 26th, 2014

HALIFAX-August 26, 2014

The RECC Guardians are hosting Storm the Beach, an open Lifesaving competition at Martinique Beach on September 13.

Lifeguard Service Ending for the Season

August 22nd, 2014

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Lifeguard Service Ending for the Season
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