Max Hocking Nipper Fun Day
Jun17

Max Hocking Nipper Fun Day

Hayle Surf Life Saving Club members attended their first nipper event of the season: the Max Hocking Nipper Fun Day. This was a great introduction to competition for nippers who have never competed before, and also great fun for those that have been attending for years. The Nippers aged 8-13 took part in different events include wading races, nipper board races, lots of relays and also beach games including sprints. It was also a...

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Hayle SLSC are currently looking for sponsors for the 2014 season.
Jan24

Hayle SLSC are currently looking for sponsors for the 2014 season.

Hayle SLSC is one of the leading Surf Life Saving Clubs in the UK and was placed 2nd in the Cornwall region for 2013, and is in the top 5 training centres Beach Lifeguards in the UK. Sponsorship will provide a lot of exposure the therefore goodwill within the local community, and can be an allowable business expenses when you work out your profits for tax purposes according to HMRC (see HMRC website for more details).   History...

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Success for 14 members of Club with Bronze Lifesaving Award
Mar22

Success for 14 members of Club with Bronze Lifesaving Award

Fourteen young members from the Nipper, Junior and Senior sections of Hayle Surf Life Saving Club took the first step towards becoming professional Beach Lifeguards when they obtained their Surf Life Saving GB Bronze Lifesaving Award on Sunday 18 March.  The award (minimum age 11) turns competent swimmers into potential Life Savers and covers a knowledge of water safety, rescue procedures and being sun smart on the beach, practical...

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SLSGB Beach Lifeguard Qualification

SLSGB Beach Lifeguard Qualification 6 wk course starting Sunday 19 February 2012 – only a few places left – see below for more details.  There is a meeting a Hayle SLSC clubhouse on Wed 15 Feb at 6pm for anyone interested in doing the course. Right guys change of plan, due to demand we have decided to run the 6 week course rather than the 6 day intensive course.  Therefore I am proposing it will consist of a Thursday night...

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Sandhoppers
Feb27

Sandhoppers

Hayle Surf Life Saving Club Sandhoppers Sandhoppers is a new club for 5 and 6 year olds and is part of Hayle Surf Life Saving Club.  First session was on Sunday 1 May 2011 What will my child do at sandhoppers? Sandhoppers is an introduction to Surf Life Saving skills and knowledge for 5 and 6 year olds. As well as beach games, the children will learn basic knowledge about the beach environment, including lifeguarding knowledge about...

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Youth including Junior section
Jan27

Youth including Junior section

The youth section covers the age range 13-19.  Many of the members come up through our popular nipper section although new and novice members are always welcome. The section benefits from supervision by many experienced qualified coaches all of whom are CRB checked.  Youth members are taken through lifesaving skills, first aid, swim, board and ski competencies. Indoor swimming pool based sessions is held all year round on Tuesday...

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Masters
Jan27

Masters

You become a “Master” in Surf Life Saving the year that you reach your 30th Birthday.  You are still classed as a Senior for membership purposes but it means you can compete in Surf Life Saving Events as a Master. For competition the Age Groups are either in 5 or 10 year bands i.e. 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54 and 55+.  Last year (2011) SLSGB introduced a 55-59 and 60+ age group but we are waiting to see if this is kept in for...

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Seniors
Jan27

Seniors

You become a “Senior” in Surf Life Saving the year that you reach your 17th Birthday.  For competition you compete as a Senior at Regional events at this age but for National Events you can compete the year you are 16 with no upper age limit at any level of event. The Senior members of the Club don’t currently have a separate training session but join in with everyone else.  There is no pressure to compete but if you want to there are...

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Nippers
Jan26

Nippers

Nippers are aged 7-13 years old.  The aim of the club is to promote sea and beach safety as well as an active and fit lifestyle. We teach the children lifesaving skills, including basic first aid, as well as surf skills and water confidence.  We have a range of ability at our club and welcome all children.  There is no requirement that Nippers swim a certain distance for them to be able to join.  We have children across a huge range...

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IRB
Jan14

IRB

Info for IRB

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