MIS login | Member's area & E-learning
  Home page     About Us     commissions     clubs     safety     news     calendar     Fundraising     links     contact

You are here > news > 2020 World Championships

News

Dear Lifesaving Friends,

Following the official allocation of the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC)2020 from the ILS Board in September 2016 to Italy, the Italian Swimming Federation is glad to announce that the forthcoming edition of the LWC will take place in Riccione (ITA) between Mid-September and Mid-October, exact dates to be confirmed later.

The Host City

Riccione, located on “Riviera Romagnola” on the Adriatic coast, is one of the best-known seaside destination for summer tourism.

Riccione and its people, hotels, restaurants and leisure facilities are perfectly capable to host the event, welcoming the huge number of lifesaving friends from all over the world.

The VENUE - pool

Located inside the "Italo Nicoletti" Sports Centre, the "Swimming Stadium" of Riccione can be considered one of the finest and most functional swimming facilities in Italy.

Built to host national and international events it also offers quiet spots for relaxing.

Located at 1 km distance from the motorway, 3 km from Fellini Airport and 2 km from the railway station of Riccione, it is easily accessible.

The facility is close to the city park and at a short walk from the city centre.

The Swimming Stadium complex consists of:

10 lanes Outdoor Olympic pool 50x25 m

10 lanes Indoor Olympic swimming pool 50x25 m

6 lanes Indoor swimming pool 25x12 m

10 lanes outdoor swimming pool 33,33x25 m

Diving pool 21x25 m 5 m width

Relax Area

The VENUE - BEACH

The ocean events will be held in the Adriatic Sea, at 2 km from the swimming Stadium, along the coast nearby Misano Adriatico: 1 km of beach of the 100 km longest beach of Italy of fine clear sand will be reserved for the championships.

PROGRAMME

The programme has been scheduled in 7 World Champs:

Open Class National Team

Youth National Team

Open Class Interclub

Youth Interclub

Master

IRB (Inflatables Rescue Boat)

Surf boat

ILS MEETNGS

The following activities will be organised in conjunction with the LWC:

ILS General Assembly

ILS Board of Directors

ILS Commissions meetings

REGISTRATION AND ENTRY

The Organising Committee, together with the Italian Swimming Federation and the governing body, the ILS, are committed to organise a memorable event.

Detailed aspects related to the entries, accommodation and further useful information will be announced in the Bulletin nr 1.

Best regards,

International Life Saving Federation

Contact address: Gemeenteplein 26 – 3010 Leuven – Belgium

E-mail: ils.hq@telenet.be – Web: www.ilsf.org

Tel: +32 16 89 60 60

Like Us on facebook.com/ILSForg

 

IN THE NEWS..

2019 Competition News
Below are the competition dates for 2019. We are still looking for clubs to host the Ocean championships and ask interested parties to email sport@sls...
Read more on this article

Volunteer Patrol Guidelines
Following on from a number of queries from our clubs, the Technical Commission have now published, Volunteer Patrol Guidelines, which can be downloade...
Read more on this article

2020 World Championships
Dear Lifesaving Friends,

Following the official allocation of the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC)2020 from the ILS Board in September ...
Read more on this article

Risk Assessments
The new risk assessment template has been added to the Assessment folder in the Members Area on the website. Contact your Regional Tutor should you r...
Read more on this article

Rule Book
The 2018 Nipper Ocean Rule book as now been added to the Sports folder in the members login area....
Read more on this article
Home page
About us
Commissions
CLubs
safety
news
calendar
Fundraising

links
contact us
member's area & e-learning
mis login AREA

© SLSA Wales 2014 - 2018 | Charity No. 1157762 | Site by webdesignerwales.co.uk