With the summer of 2023 approaching, as one of the UK’s most popular beaches, Fistral will once again be guarded by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) beach lifeguards.

As the Home of British Surfing Fistral Beach attracts many surfers and visitors throughout the year. Whether they are looking to enjoy the sea, sunshine, or surf. For many years, RNLI lifeguards have been stationed on the beach, ensuring the safety of swimmers and surfers alike.

Does Fistral Beach Have Lifeguards?

Yes, at Fistral Beach we will see a full lifeguard service from Saturday 1st April 2023 – Tuesday 31st October 2023

The RNLI is a charity organisation that provides services to save lives at sea around the coasts of the United Kingdom. Among their services, RNLI also provides a Beach Lifeguard Service on selected beaches in the UK.

Beach lifeguards are responsible for keeping beachgoers safe. They providing first aid, rescue people experiencing difficulty in the water, and work to prevent accidents before they happen. Beach lifeguards are specifically trained to ensure they are equipped to deal with the challenges that come with beach and water safety.

RNLI beach lifeguards cover a wide range of tasks, closely monitoring the weather and sea conditions. They carry out preventative activities, patrolling beaches, responding to emergencies, and providing safety advice to beach users. The RNLI beach lifeguards play a vital role in keeping our beaches safe.