The gala has 4 age groups that are mixed sex as listed on the results. The gala is swum to the RLSS Competition Life Saving rules such as when towing a dummy the face must be kept clear of the water; for rope throwing the swimmers are allowed three attempts.
The four groups are Minnows, Rookies, Juniors and Seniors.
Hop acts as referee and starter. It is serious but fun.
Lifesaving is currently suspended until further notice. Watch this space