Articles by Anette Dreyer

Orange Cup 2021

ILSE Member KNBRD (The Netherlands) organised the Orange Cup at the end of November 2021. Please follow this link to find a foto session (done by Manfred Buttke, Germany, approved…


Lifesaving as Olympic Sport

ILSE Corresponding Member Greek Lifesaving Sports Association published the book “Opportunities and Challenges of Lifesaving as Olympic Sport: History, Olympism, Olympic Aspiration”, authored by Stathis Avramidis, PhD, Ioannis Dimakopoulos, MSc, Ioanna…


European Lifesaving Championships 2021

The 2021 European Lifesaving Championship pool and ocean for National Teams Open and Youth in Spain took place September 10th – 18th, 2021 in Castellon de la Plana (close to…


World Drowning Prevention Day 2021

Dear members of the lifesaving family, dear Europeans This Sunday we have an occasion to celebrate together – the first World Drowning Prevention Day in 2021 ever. But it is…


World Drowning Prevention Day 2021

International Lifesaving Federation of Europe demands at the first UN proclaimed World Drowning Prevention Day on 25th of July 2021. Stop the Death in the Water – Water Safety and…


The Queen honours Lifesavers

Queen Elisabeth II, Patron of the Royal Life Saving Society since 1952, spoke to lifesavers and researchers from the organisation via video call – 80 years after completing her Junior…




Vote for the World Games Greatest Athlete

To celebrate 40 years of the World Games, the International World Games Association (IWGA) has just published a list of the 24 greatest athletes who have been successful during that…