The Israel Life Saving Federation welcomed in the new Jewish year with a historic moment - full membership in the International Life Saving Federation.
The ILSF was officially welcomed into the world's largest and greatest aquatic safety movement during a ceremony In Riccione Italy, where the World Life Saving Sports Championships are taking place.
ILSF CEO Paul Hakim, who is competing in the championships, was there for this historic moment for ILSF and Israel, and accepted the International Life Saving Federation flag with great honor.
We would like to thank our amazing team of volunteers, who enabled us to achieve such high international standing. Together we will save lives and build a water safety community in Israel.
ILSF members Hakim and Sarah Vanunu are in Riccione to represent Israel at the in the global competition for the first time. Best of luck to you both!