• Promote and encourage fair play by and through its members.
  • Impress upon competitors, coaches, officials, and administrators the need to maintain the highest standards of sportsmanship in lifesaving sport.
  • Ensure that its rules are fair, clearly understood by competitors, coaches, officials, and administrators, and properly enforced.
  • Make every effort to ensure that its rules are applied consistently and impartially.
  • Treat all members equally, regardless of gender, race, age, or physical characteristics.