Lifeguards hold inter-club contest

Picture shows gold and silver medal winners in Senior category. Malcolm'Brewster, club chairman, presented the medals and is in the back row
Picture shows gold and silver medal winners in Senior category. Malcolm'Brewster, club chairman, presented the medals and is in the back row

HASTINGS Voluntary Lifeguards ninth annual Inter-Club Lifesaving Competition took place at Summerfields Sports Centre.

The competition combines lifesaving skills with speed events and was challenged by the group, Bexhill Swimming Club and Rye Lifesavers. Both the Senior (12+ years) and Rookie (aged eight to 12) competitions were closely contested, Hastings Lifeguards narrowly winning the Seniors Competition and Bexhill Swimming Club the Rookie.