Lifesaving World Championships 2024

LIFE SAVING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2024

20 AUGUST – 8 SEPTEMBER 2024

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THE SURF SPORTS
EVENT OF THE YEAR

The Gold Coast, Australia will host the world’s best surf lifesavers in an action-packed 18 days of competition.

Join us for sun, sea, surf and excitement Australia’s most stunning beach.

THE SURF SPORTS
EVENT OF THE YEAR

The Gold Coast, Australia will host the world’s best surf lifesavers in an action-packed 18 days of competition.

Join us for sun, sea, surf and excitement Australia’s most stunning beach.

5000+ ATHLETES
50+ NATIONS
18 DAYS
100% ADRENALINE

5000+ ATHLETES
50+ NATIONS
18 DAYS
100% ADRENALINE

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LATEST NEWS

Developing Nations to Benefit from LWC24 Initiative

Twenty countries will be helped on their way to the Lifesaving World Championships 2024 on the Gold Coast after being accepted into the event’s Developing Nations Incentive Program. Surf Life Saving Queensland and International Life Saving (ILS) developed the initiative to further promote ILS’s objectives to lead, collaborate and partner

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🌊 Get ready for an adrenaline-packed showdown! 🚣‍♂️ Ocean ski champs from across the globe are gearing up for an epic surf sports battle. 

Athletes kick off from a floating start, weaving around three buoys and racing back to the finish line. It's a heart-pounding race where anything can happen! 🥇

Don't miss out on the thrill of ocean ski racing! 🌟 

Head to our website to read more about ocean ski https://ow.ly/2j9H50Rq8kv

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🌊 Get ready for an adrenaline-packed showdown! 🚣‍♂️ Ocean ski champs from across the globe are gearing up for an epic surf sports battle.

Athletes kick off from a floating start, weaving around three buoys and racing back to the finish line. It`s a heart-pounding race where anything can happen! 🥇

Don`t miss out on the thrill of ocean ski racing! 🌟

Head to our website to read more about ocean ski https://ow.ly/2j9H50Rq8kv

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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Are you looking for digital assets for the Lifesaving World Championships 2024?🌟

Head to our website and find the digital assets enquiry page for more information 👉https://www.lwc2024.com/digital-assets-enquiry/

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

Are you looking for digital assets for the Lifesaving World Championships 2024?🌟

Head to our website and find the digital assets enquiry page for more information 👉https://www.lwc2024.com/digital-assets-enquiry/

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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Step outside, take a breath, and feel the warmth against your skin. In Queensland, being outdoors is part of our DNA. Our wide-open spaces are home to some of the most biologically diverse environments and animals on earth ⁣🌞⁣🌊

When you visit our lush rainforests, vibrant reefs, awe-inspiring national parks or fertile countryside, making a true connection with nature is inevitable🌴

Click here to discover Queensland's nature and wildlife https://ow.ly/JKWQ50Rq7WQ

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

Step outside, take a breath, and feel the warmth against your skin. In Queensland, being outdoors is part of our DNA. Our wide-open spaces are home to some of the most biologically diverse environments and animals on earth ⁣🌞⁣🌊

When you visit our lush rainforests, vibrant reefs, awe-inspiring national parks or fertile countryside, making a true connection with nature is inevitable🌴

Click here to discover Queensland`s nature and wildlife https://ow.ly/JKWQ50Rq7WQ

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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Only 108 days left for the Lifesaving World Championships 2024 🏊‍♂️

MJ from @bmd_northcliffe sharing the excitement of the competition 🎉

🗓️ 20 August - 08 September
📍 Location: Gold Coast, Australia

We can't wait to welcome all of our international athletes! 🤙❤️

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

Only 108 days left for the Lifesaving World Championships 2024 🏊‍♂️

MJ from @bmd_northcliffe sharing the excitement of the competition 🎉

🗓️ 20 August - 08 September
📍 Location: Gold Coast, Australia

We can`t wait to welcome all of our international athletes! 🤙❤️

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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🌊🏖️ Dive into the ultimate Gold Coast beach experience! 

Which sandy paradise steals your heart? 👀☀️ Let us know if your favourite's not on the list! 👇
📍 Tallebudgera Creek
📍 Miami Beach
📍 Rainbow Bay
📍 Burleigh Heads
📍 Currumbin Creek/Beach

Ready to find your own favourite? Check out Tourism and Events Queensland's page for a locals guide to #PlayGoldCoast https://ow.ly/P5kU50Rq7TP

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

🌊🏖️ Dive into the ultimate Gold Coast beach experience!

Which sandy paradise steals your heart? 👀☀️ Let us know if your favourite`s not on the list! 👇
📍 Tallebudgera Creek
📍 Miami Beach
📍 Rainbow Bay
📍 Burleigh Heads
📍 Currumbin Creek/Beach

Ready to find your own favourite? Check out Tourism and Events Queensland`s page for a locals guide to #PlayGoldCoast https://ow.ly/P5kU50Rq7TP

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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Airtrain is the easy and stress free way to travel from Brisbane Airport. With a seamless journey to the Gold Coast, with a simple change at Helensvale station to the G:link tram. Book your ticket online and relax with our modern fleet of trains including Air-conditioning, free WiFi, restrooms on board and plenty of space for luggage. 

📢 We have a special offer for the delegates and participants. Use the promocode LWC24 to redeem at airtrain.com.au.

For more details, visit website https://www.lwc2024.com/transport-lwc24/

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

Airtrain is the easy and stress free way to travel from Brisbane Airport. With a seamless journey to the Gold Coast, with a simple change at Helensvale station to the G:link tram. Book your ticket online and relax with our modern fleet of trains including Air-conditioning, free WiFi, restrooms on board and plenty of space for luggage.

📢 We have a special offer for the delegates and participants. Use the promocode LWC24 to redeem at airtrain.com.au.

For more details, visit website https://www.lwc2024.com/transport-lwc24/

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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𝐍𝐞𝐞𝐝 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧? 𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐋𝐢𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩𝐬 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐪𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐇𝐨𝐭𝐞𝐥, 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐥 𝐆𝐨𝐥𝐝 𝐂𝐨𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐚𝐝𝐛𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡! 🏠

Nestled just 300 meters from the golden sands of Kurrawa Beach, this 5-star hotel is your premier destination for the upcoming Lifesaving World Championships. Whether you’re a competitor, a supportive family member, a loyal friend, or a dedicated delegate attending ILS Board, Commission, and General Assembly meetings, the Sofitel offers an unparalleled experience. 🌟

Book here for special discounted rates: https://ow.ly/Ccwc50Qge9H

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

𝐍𝐞𝐞𝐝 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧? 𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐋𝐢𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩𝐬 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐪𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐇𝐨𝐭𝐞𝐥, 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐥 𝐆𝐨𝐥𝐝 𝐂𝐨𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐚𝐝𝐛𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡! 🏠

Nestled just 300 meters from the golden sands of Kurrawa Beach, this 5-star hotel is your premier destination for the upcoming Lifesaving World Championships. Whether you’re a competitor, a supportive family member, a loyal friend, or a dedicated delegate attending ILS Board, Commission, and General Assembly meetings, the Sofitel offers an unparalleled experience. 🌟

Book here for special discounted rates: https://ow.ly/Ccwc50Qge9H

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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Today marks Play True Day 2024 🎇 A day that is dedicated to Clean Sport and raising awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others of the importance of preventing doping.

The ILS and Lifesaving World Championships 2024 shares a vision of a world where athletes can participate in a doping-free sporting environment. All members participating at the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC) 2024 are reminded of their anti- doping responsibilities under ILS policies and rules.

Let's compete hard and fair! 💗

Today marks Play True Day 2024 🎇 A day that is dedicated to Clean Sport and raising awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others of the importance of preventing doping.

The ILS and Lifesaving World Championships 2024 shares a vision of a world where athletes can participate in a doping-free sporting environment. All members participating at the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC) 2024 are reminded of their anti- doping responsibilities under ILS policies and rules.

Let`s compete hard and fair! 💗
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𝐃𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐫𝐞𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐚 𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐚 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐋𝐢𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒?

The Australian Government Department of Home Affairs provides information on all relevant visas for travellers, supporters, competitors and media.

Please be sure to organise your visa when you have booked travel to avoid any disappointment. You must ensure you have a valid visa before arriving in Australia!

✅ Head to our website to find out more information on visa requirements:
https://www.lwc2024.com/visa-information/

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𝐃𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐫𝐞𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐚 𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐚 𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐋𝐢𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒?

The Australian Government Department of Home Affairs provides information on all relevant visas for travellers, supporters, competitors and media.

Please be sure to organise your visa when you have booked travel to avoid any disappointment. You must ensure you have a valid visa before arriving in Australia!

✅ Head to our website to find out more information on visa requirements:
https://www.lwc2024.com/visa-information/

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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📢 Are you ready to be part of something extraordinary? Join us as a valued volunteer and embark on a journey that promises unforgettable experiences and lifelong memories.
 
🌊 Picture yourself creating lasting memories, forging new friendships, and making a real difference. This is your chance to be part of something truly extraordinary! 🙌 
🌟 Gain invaluable work experience, meet incredible people from around the world, and play a crucial role in bringing this global event to life. Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Apply now and become a key player in the excitement, camaraderie, and global impact of the Lifesaving World Championships 2024! 🏅 https://www.lwc2024.com/info/volunteer/

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

📢 Are you ready to be part of something extraordinary? Join us as a valued volunteer and embark on a journey that promises unforgettable experiences and lifelong memories.

🌊 Picture yourself creating lasting memories, forging new friendships, and making a real difference. This is your chance to be part of something truly extraordinary! 🙌
🌟 Gain invaluable work experience, meet incredible people from around the world, and play a crucial role in bringing this global event to life. Don`t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Apply now and become a key player in the excitement, camaraderie, and global impact of the Lifesaving World Championships 2024! 🏅 https://www.lwc2024.com/info/volunteer/

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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📸 Journalists and photographers must apply for media accreditation in order to be granted access to media-accessible areas at Lifesaving World Championships 2024 venues. This may include competition areas and press rooms. 📰

✅ Applicants must be working media or an official Press Attache for a national team. Please note that working media will be prioritised for competition area access above team officials. 

🗓️ Applications will open on Monday 15 June – details on how to apply will be posted here closer to the date.

Head to the website to register your interest  https://www.lwc2024.com/media-2/

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#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland

📸 Journalists and photographers must apply for media accreditation in order to be granted access to media-accessible areas at Lifesaving World Championships 2024 venues. This may include competition areas and press rooms. 📰

✅ Applicants must be working media or an official Press Attache for a national team. Please note that working media will be prioritised for competition area access above team officials.

🗓️ Applications will open on Monday 15 June – details on how to apply will be posted here closer to the date.

Head to the website to register your interest https://www.lwc2024.com/media-2/

Proudly Partnered with @qldgov @queensland @experience_gc @destinationgoldcoast @slsaustralia @lifesavingqld

#lwc2024 #seeyouin2024 #GC2024 #experiencegoldcoast #playgoldcoast #thisisqueensland
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