About the event
The Fédération Française de Sauvetage et de Secourisme is pleased and proud to welcome lifesavers from all around the world at the 2014 RESCUE which will be held in France, from September 13-26. Read more details about the event.
Bixente Lizarazu supports Rescue 2014
" Ocean lifesaving is a noble discipline practiced by men and women for whom I have a profound admiration. First, because they save lives, but also because of their relationship with the sea, which is portrayed in the experience and humility next to this natural element."
Rescue 2014 Long Distance Paddleboard Race
There will be a mens and a womens race with a mass start.The event is open to all members of surf life saving clubs born in 1999 or before.The course will follow the coast between Palavas-les-Flots and La Grande Motte beaches, a distance of 12.5 kms.A long distance paddleboard race will be organized on the 22nd of September !Stephanie Barneix, one of the team of 3 French girls who were the first to cross the Atlantic (between Cap Breton in Canada and Capbreton in France) on a paddleboard, is our ambassador for this event.
Please look on the Rescue 2014 website for further details:
More than 70 clubs and nations have already successfully completed and paid their registration procedure. A certain number of clubs and nations have experienced some difficulties with payments between banks. To allow them to finish their registration the « EARLY REGISTRATION » period originally due to finish the 31/03/2014 at midnight will be, exceptionally, extended until Friday the 4th of April 2014 midnight French time.