2024 Lifesaving World Championships: National Team Announcement

On behalf of Pierre Tabah, National Team Head Coach, Lifesaving Society Canada is pleased to present the athletes who have been selected to represent Canada at the upcoming Lifesaving World Championships, which will be held at Gold Coast, Australia from August 28 - September 8, 2024.

Below is the full list of selected athletes. Individuals from Alberta Lifesaving Sport clubs have been highlighted.

Youth Women // Femmes Junior

(CAPTAIN) Caitlyn Fowler Unattached BC
Abigail Skinder Pacific Swim Academy BC
Anna-Marie Skinder Pacific Swim Academy BC
Gabrielle Gibbons-Renaud Narval Sauvetage Sportif QC
Izzy Speiran Saugeen Shores ON
Mila Bonneau Narval Sauvetage Sportif QC
(ALTERNATE) Luna Abbott Saugeen Shores ON
(ALTERNATE) Samantha Burwell Pacific Swim Academy BC
(ALTERNATE) Wingcy Wong Lifesaving Club of Markham ON


Youth Men // Hommes Junior

Hayden Kaake Saugeen Shores ON
Henrik Chiu Lifesaving Club of Markham ON
Noah MacDonald Pacific Swim Academy BC
Oliver Johnson Cochrane Water Ninjas AB
Otis Chan Unattached BC
Yannick Morgans Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service NS
(ALTERNATE) Caebri Smith Cochrane Water Ninjas AB
(ALTERNATE) Isaac Thibodeau Cochrane Water Ninjas AB
(ALTERNATE) Joseph Skinder Pacific Swim Academy BC


Open Women // Femmes Sénior

Aidan MacDonald Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service NS
Ainsley McMurray TPLS Lifesaving Club ON
Claudine Courteau-Godmaire Rouville Surf Club QC
Coralie Dion Narval Sauvetage Sportif QC
Kara Parkins Royal City Aquatics ON
Mercedes Leblanc Canadian Armed Forces AB
(ALTERNATE) Alexa Hunyady Royal City Aquatics ON
(ALTERNATE) Chloe Chen Lifesaving Club of Markham ON
(ALTERNATE) Dallas Walker-Milan Drayton Valley Lifesavers AB


Open Men // Hommes Sénior

(CAPTAIN) Jacob Miess TPLS Lifesaving Club ON
Dean Sangster Nova Scotia Lifeguard Services NS
Jonelle Halog Richmond Hill Lifesaving Club ON
Jude Dean Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service NS
Justin Huynh Lifesaving Club of Markham ON
Sebastian Paulins TPLS Lifesaving Club ON
(ALTERNATE) Dawson Sheehan Canadian Armed Forces AB
(ALTERNATE) Marc-Antoine Bernier Dam'eaucles QC
(ALTERNATE) Rylun Alberg-Moore Drayton Valley Lifesavers AB

Congratulations to all those named, and a special thank you to everyone who applied and participated in the selection process! 

For more information about the Lifesaving World Championships, please see our March 27 communique. Additional information will be released as we get closer to the date.