Organized by the Management Board of the Son Tra Peninsula and Da Nang Tourism Beaches and the Surf Life Saving Australia, the Danang International Lifeguard Competition attracted over 50 rescuers in 11 teams from renowned seaside holiday resorts in Nha Trang, Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang, Australia, Thailand and the Philippines. All teams competed in a wide range of categories such as rescue swimming, relay running, coracle racing, and capturing the flag.
For the result, Furama Resort lifeguard team had the honor to be granted with the First prize. Second prize belonged to Son Tra 2 lifeguard team and Swim Vietnam 1 team was in Third.
The competition aimed to create an opportunity for domestic and foreign lifeguard clubs to exchange their experiences in maritime rescue activities. In particular, the event helped Da Nang's rescuers to improve their skills.