Inshore Rescue Boat (IRB) Taster Day
Mar06

Inshore Rescue Boat (IRB) Taster Day

Surf Life Saving Club members from around Cornwall, joined together for a Inshore Rescue Boat Taster Day, last Saturday. The IRB is a small inflatable craft 3.88m long with a 30 HP engine, it has been specially designed to operate within the heavy surf zone. some of the modifications added to it are a protected propeller, foot straps on the floor and a flexible fuel tank to name a few. With its size,agility and speed, it handles most...

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Rescue 2014 – France – update Feb
Feb23

Rescue 2014 – France – update Feb

After the meeting today at Hayle SLSC, the campsites have been investigated and the favorite and top recommended one is ‘La Petite Motte’ who have an English version of there website and is pretty good value for money. See there website here: http://www.camping-lapetitemotte.com/en This campsite is the one we would suggest you book with, so that we are all in the same campsite for logistics and to maximise team spirit and...

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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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Membership is due
Dec29

Membership is due

  Letter from Tina Hughes – Membership Secretary     Dear All Just a polite reminder to existing members and to let new members know that memberships are soon due. They run from January 1st until December 31st each year,regardless of when you join in the year. PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to enter any competitions or access any facilities at the club you need to be a member. One very important reason is that you are NOT...

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National Inshore rescue boat (IRB) championships – Press Release
Oct12

National Inshore rescue boat (IRB) championships – Press Release

Riding on the crest of a wave Hayle surf life saving club has just returned from the National Inshore rescue boat (IRB) championships held in Bigbury, South Devon. The competition tests the skills of IRB drivers and crew through various simulated rescues. Once again, the sun was out for the IRB championships. The Hayle team were in great spirits after their success in the European championships, and their teamwork paid off with...

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European IRB Championships – Press Release
Sep23

European IRB Championships – Press Release

Hayle Surf Life Saving Club return triumphant Inshore rescue boat (IRB) teams from across Europe got together to test their skills and compete at the European IRB championship in Copenhagen, Denmark. Representatives from Belgium, Latvia, England, Germany, Poland and Denmark took part, representing 13 clubs and 33 teams. Hayle surf life saving club sent a small team of four, consisting of a male and a female team. The competition tests...

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Club members selected to represent England in IRB challenge

Well done to James, Tom and Dave, for being selected to represent England, in the forthcoming international inshore rescue boat challenge

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British IRB Champs at Bournemouth on 29/30 Sept 2012 – info re invitation race

British IRB Championships The IRB Championships will take place in Bournemouth on the weekend of 29th/30th September 2012. There is an invitation race for the regions on the Sunday. A team will be selected from those members who are willing to participate in safety cover at the main events that the Region is organising: Cornish Nipper Champs – Carbis Bay Cornish Champs – Praa Sands Celtic Cup – Perranporth Please forward your name if...

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IRB Training and Taster Weekend at Hayle SLSC on 16 & 17 June 2012

Hi guys This info has been placed on the SLSGB website and will be in their enews. But please spread the word about this and come if you are at all able. http://www.slsgb.org.uk/main.aspx?PageID=26&NewsID=443 Thanks Tim Needham – IRB Officer – Hayle SLSC 2012 IRB Weekend...

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IRB And BL Courses

SLSGB  Beach Lifeguard courses are currently FREE TO CLUB MEMBERS – they are run as and when required and over a number of weeks during normal club sessions.  Proficiency courses and exams are also available for renewal of the award every 12 mths rather than retaking the whole qualification every 2 years. If you want to do an intensive Beach Lifeguard Course over one week we occasionally run these courses at a cost of £195...

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Want To Qualify As an IRB Crewman Or Coxswain (Driver)?

WANT TO QUALIFY AS AN IRB CREWMAN OR COXSWAIN (DRIVER)? Hayle SLSC run courses at the club from 1 to 4 day courses dependent on ability.  Crewmans & Coxswains courses range from £115 for a 1 day course to £295 for a 4 day course.  This includes a manual & the exam fee.  All candidates must be full members of SLSGB and an SLSC member prior to training – Hayle membership is available at £45.  Courses can be conducted in...

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IRB
Jan14

IRB

Info for IRB

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Club Excels At Inshore Rescue Boat British National & European Championships

Surf Life Saving GB hosted the British National Inshore Rescue Boats (IRB) Championships and the IRB European Championships at Bournemouth on the weekend of 25/26 September 2010 as part of their last Surf Life Festival of the year. Sixteen members of Hayle Surf Life Saving Club competed in both Competitions and were delighted to come away with 1st place in the men’s category and 3rd place overall in the British Championships and 3rd...

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British Champions in Singe Rescue Event
Sep13

British Champions in Singe Rescue Event

James, Steve & Alan with their trophy – British Champions in Singe Rescue event for 2010

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3rd Place Overall At Both The European And National Championships At Bournemouth

Our IRB team finished in 3rd place overall at both the European and National Championships at Bournemouth on 26/27 Sept 09. A silver medal was won by Steve Penberthy, Simon Pepplar, James Wall & Laura Smith in the Mass Rescue event and a bronze medal by Steve, Simon & Laura in the Single Rescue event. Other team members were: – Dave Parker, Tim Needham, Pezz Perry, Raglan Thompson, Alan Roberts, James Burlingham,...

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Hayle Pipped At The Post At National Inshore Rescue Boat Championships

Inshore Rescue Boat teams from Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, South Wales, London, and adding an international field teams from Germany and Denmark competed in 4 events at the National IRB Championships at Bournemouth recently. For the last Surf Life Saving event of the season the conditions were perfect, the sea was flat which meant fast driving and clear blue skies. Twelve members of Hayle Surf Life Saving Club made the trek up to...

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IRB 2008 National Champs Team
Oct13

IRB 2008 National Champs Team

Hayle Surf Life Saving Club’s IRB 2008 National Champs team, from left to right – Laura Burlingham, Laura Smith, Alan Roberts, Dave Parker, James Wall, Steve Penberthy, Cary Clark (official), Tim Needham, Raglan Thompson, Simon Peppler, James Burlingham and Wade Phillips.

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