Volunteer Overview

Our volunteers will be instrumental in the delivery of a successful Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide. You can become a volunteer in areas such as:

  • Conduction of various competitions
  • Logistics
  • First aid
  • Guest Services
  • Administration
  • Supporting our national teams and interclub teams
  • A range of administrative tasks

Referee and Deputy Referee Positions

The ILS Sport Commission is pleased to announce that the following person have been appointed to Chief and Deputy Chief Referee for Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide 2018:

Masters Ocean: Chief: Allen Pembroke & Deputies: Andrew Buhk & Peter Connell
National Teams Ocean: Chief: Arno Eberle and Deputies: Ross Merrett and Peter Connell
InterClub Ocean: Chief: John Brennan and Deputies Andrew Buhk, Ross Merrett and Heather Thompson
Surf Boat: Chief: Tony Haven
IRB Chief: Mal Flew and Deputies: Wim Nuyens and Ken Sellers
Masters Pool: Chief Don van Keimpema & Deputies: Clare McGrath and Wim de Kerk
National Teams SERC: Chief: Jo Teagle and Deputy: Albert Blokland
National Teams Pool: Jerry Polesel and Deputies: Stephanie Andrews & Jurgen Jürgen Bonnemann
InterClub SERC: Chief Jo Teagle and Deputy: Albert Blokland
InterClub Pool: Chief Elaine Lewis and Deputies: Anni Gardiner and Jurgen Jürgen Bonnemann

Nominations Now Open for Technical Officials

Applications are invited from all Technical Officials who wish to be considered for appointment to officiate at LWC Adelaide 2018, to be held in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia from 16th November to 2nd December, 2018.

The Pool Championships will be held at the South Australia Aquatic and Leisure Centre and all Ocean and Beach Championships are held at Glenelg Beach, Adelaide – the same venues as LWC 2012, except for Christies Beach.

If you wish to be considered, please complete the application form through the link below and submit it online to the ILS Sports Commission, by 31st August 2017. Please note that no late applications will be considered. All applications received will be acknowledged automatically by email. The (Google Docs) form and more information can be found at http://ilsf.org/news/call-nominations-technical-officials-lwc-adelaide-2018


When Can We Register?

Registrations for volunteering will be open in 2017. Please keep an eye out for the registration form on our website and social media channels.