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News Release

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

Round 3 of the Lifesaving Sport Series Cancelled

August 12th, 2014

HALIFAX-August 12, 2014

Round 3 of the Lifesaving Sport Series, set for this Saturday August 16 at Martinique Beach, has been cancelled. There is no alternative date set at this time.

Junior Lifeguard Program

August 5th, 2014

The Junior Lifeguard Program provides an action-packed challenge for kids aged 7 and up who love the water, but who want more than "lessons." Junior lifeguards spend a few hours each week learning and

Swim to Survive Lessons offered at NSLS beaches

August 1st, 2014

The NSLS offers free Swim to Survive lessons throughout the summer for children between the ages of 6-14.

Junior Lifeguard Championships 2014

July 28th, 2014

On Saturday July 26 at Rissers Beach in Lunenburg County, athletes competed in the Junior Lifeguard Championships.