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Sporting Event, Sat 23 Nov 2019, free entry

Commonwealth Lifesaving Challenge 2019

Commonwealth Lifesaving Challenge 2019


The Lifesaving Challenge will test individuals on their lifesaving skills on an international stage. The Challenge will test the judgement, skill, knowledge and ability of lifesavers in a five-event contest.

The Commonwealth Lifesaving Challenge is open to any individual lifesaver in good standing with a nation recognised by the Commonwealth Games Federation. They may also be members of a national or development team at the same Commonwealth festival.

The Challenge will be conducted for individuals in both male and female categories in the Elite, Development and Novice categories.  Age groups – Open, 30 to 39, 40 to 49 and 50 plus.

Note: A Novice competitor is an individual who has never competed for their national body as a member of their national or development team. This Challenge competition will include the following events:

* Aquatic Simulated Emergency Response Competition
* Dry Simulated Emergency Response Competition (includes resuscitation)
* 50m Non-Contact Tow
* 12.5m Line Throw (individual)
* 100m Lifesaving Medley Swim

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 23 Nov 2019 08:00 to 00:00


Free entry

Programme for sale on the door




Middleton Grove,
LS11 5DJ



See location of John Charles Centre for Sport on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 301298  Lat: 53.76388 Long: -1.54439

By Car:

From Leeds take the A653 towards Dewsbury. Carry on through Beeston and when you pass the Shell garage turn left onto Middleton Grove and carry on up to Middleton Grove.

By Public Transport:

Take the number 481 bus from Leeds to Middleton Grove. The centre is a five minute walk away.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Leeds station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality