News Release

Nova Scotia Lifeguards Win Gold!

August 27th, 2013

The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service earned first place at this past weekend Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship.

2013 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship

August 21st, 2013

The 2013 Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship is happening this weekend, August 23-25 at Martinique and Rainbow Haven Beach. Please find attached a news release regarding the competition.

2013 Junior Lifeguard Programs

July 12th, 2013

Do you have a child interested in joining a junior lifeguard program this summer?

Check out the attached information sheet for more details!

2013 Lifesaving Sport Series- Round One Results

July 4th, 2013

Thank you and congratulations to all guards who took part in Round One of the Lifesaving Sport Series that took place June 25 at Melmerby Beach in Pictou County.

Lifesaving Sport Summer Schedule 2013

April 25th, 2013

Nova Scotia Lifesaving Sport Schedule 2013

June 25 LSS Sport Series Round #1 Melmerby Beach: Swim, Board Paddle, 1km Run, Tube Rescue, Wading Relay

NS Provincial Lifesaving Sport Championship Results

April 8th, 2013

The Dartmouth Ramfish took home the NS Lifesaving Sport Provincial championship banner for the second year in a row. Complete results and scores are in the attached files.

NSLS Senior Staff 2013

March 7th, 2013

I am pleased to announce the 2013 NSLS Senior Staff team. They will be starting in late May/early June.They are as follows:

NSLS Summer Employment Information Now Online

January 14th, 2013
Chelsea Poole Lake Ellenwood.jpg

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

Results Lifesaving Sport Competition January 5, 2013 Dartmouth Sportsplex

January 7th, 2013

The Dartmouth Ramfish used home pool advantage to win the second annual Dartmouth Ramfish Lifesaving Sport Competition held on January 5, 2013.

NSLS Gets Provincial Beach Supervision Contract

December 9th, 2012

The NSLS, in conjunction with the Lifesaving Society Nova Scotia Branch, were awarded the Contract for the Provincial Beach Supervision Program.