We are pleased to announce that the competition dates of the LIFESAVING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022 will run in RICCIONE - Italy, from 23 September 2022 to 09 October 2022.
New bookings can be reserved commencing on 1st of July 2021. We are available to assist you for any further information or pre accommodation service bookings at

Ready, steady... go!

From 23 September 2022 to 09 October 2022 RICCIONE will be the capital of the LIFESAVING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022. Competitors, officials, coaches, team managers, spectators will meet in RICCIONE, to live this amazing experience.


A warm welcome and hospitality: these are the typical features of RICCIONE identity, a town that doesn’t forget tradition even if it looks ahead to change and new tendencies.

Register to the Event

Registrations for the LIFESAVING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022 will only be possible by purchasing the “competition packages”.

About the Event

Every two years the ILS organises the LIFESAVING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022, showcasing excellence in lifesaving sports and rescue; attracting the most talented and skilled lifesaving athletes to compete for the title of World’s best.

Package benefits

The packages guarantee the best onsite service. By booking a package, you will be guaranteed the following inclusions for an average total amount of 350 euros per person.




Renata Tosi

Major of Riccione

For the city of Riccione it is a great honor to host an event of such international caliber. The Lifesaving World Championships will not only be a great agonistic showcase, but also...

Giuseppe Solfrini

President of Polisportiva Riccione

As President of the Polisportiva Comunale Riccione, I am delighted and honored to host at the Riccione Swimming Stadium the Lifesaving World Championships. An event that brings...

Paolo Barelli

President of the Italian Swimming Federation

Dear Friends, We are very glad to host the XXX Edition of the European Lifesaving Championships for National Teams, Interclub and Masters. The International Lifesaving Federation of Europe (ILSE)...

Communication for participants who have already booked packages for LWC 2020

Due to the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic sanitary emergency, the Riccione 2020 Lifesaving World Championships have been postponed to September / October 2022.

In compliance with the Legislative Decree dated the 17th of March 2020, n° 18 issued by the Italian Government, any reservations already made for the year 2020 will be guaranteed with the issue of a VOUCHER.

The voucher ensures that your registration to the event and your reservation will be automatically moved to the Riccione 2022 Lifesaving World Championships and provides for all the services included in the package already purchased. It will ensure compliance with the rates on the date of your reservation, without any supplement or price increase.

Orion Accommodation Service Department is always available at for any support required.

Take a look of Terms & Conditions of booking

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Hotel Accommodation:

- All prices are quoted in EUR (€), per person per package price (5 or 8 nights).
- Room rates include half board (HB) or full board (FB) meal options or in bed & breakfast (BB). Local taxes to be paid onsite upon check-out. All additional services must be paid directly to the hotel by the client.
- Check-in time: 2 pm
- Check-out time: no later 10 am.
Requests for early check-in or late check-out will be subject to hotels availability and additional charges will be incurred.

Methods of payment:

- Credit Cards accepted (Visa/MasterCard/American Express)
- Bank Transfer
- Any additional commissions or fees imposed by the banks for bank transfer payments are strictly at the expense of the client. These commissions may vary from bank to bank.
- 40% deposit upon confirmation of booking
- Additional 30% due on or before June 1st, 2022
- 30% balance of payment due on or before August 17th, 2022

Booking Confirmation:

Upon receipt of payment, either via Credit Card or Bank Transfer, the Accommodation Services Department will send the participant an email with the details of the booking confirmation. In case of Bank Transfer, the payment verification could take up to 5 working days.

Nominative rooming list for hotels:

It is not necessary to complete this section immediately after the booking has been made. You must communicate the final rooming list within August 19th, 2022, by returning to "my purchases" in "Myaccount" section of the official website.

Arrival & Departure Form:

In order to prepare the transportation plan, for arrival and departures, it is necessary to complete the Arrival and departure Form (Travel Form).
For transfers to/from Bologna Airport and Bologna Railway Station, please click on the Travel Form button, by returning to "my purchases" in "My Account" section of the official website.
These details must be communicated by July 31st, 2022. If these flight details are NOT communicated by the deadline, the transfers will not be confirmed.