The dates are locked in for Lifesaving World Championships | Adelaide (LWC 2018). November 17 – December 2 2018. A full program will be available in 2017.

Lifesaving sport was primarily intended to encourage lifesavers to develop, maintain and improve the essential physical and mental skills needed to save lives in the aquatic environment. Lifesaving competitions consist of a variety of competitions to further develop and demonstrate lifesaving skills, fitness and motivation.

For a full list of the sporting disciplines offered at Lifesaving World Championships | Adelaide (LWC 2018) please visit

Please note: Additional events (non championship events) may be offered. This will be determined in the coming months and will be announced in 2017.