The International Life Saving Federation organizes Lifesaving
World Championships every two years. Australia hosts the 2018
championships in Adelaide.
The Royal Life Saving Society organizes Commonwealth Lifesaving
Predictably, drownings skew to the warmer months. 60% of
drownings occur in May, June, July and August. But recent data
(2006-2010) shows the biggest increase actually occurred during the
November to April period (+23%), when cold water is a major risk
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