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Peter Davis is an American [[lifesaver]].  He has been involved in lifesaving since 1983, which includes serving as a professional ocean [[lifeguard]]. For many of those years, he has acted in a voluntary capacity to develop lifesaving and reduce drowning worldwide, with a focus on Central and South America.
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Peter Davis is an American [[lifesaver]] and current president of the [[United States Lifesaving Association]].
  
Davis has acted as Secretary General of the Americas Region of the International Life Saving Federation since 2008. He has visited many Central and South American countries to help develop national lifesaving organizations.
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==Lifesaving Career Highlights==
  
He has also served as a voluntary official with the [[United States Lifesaving Association]] since 1985, in a variety of capabilities including President and Vice-President of the Gulf Coast Region.  A key project Davis has been involved in is a partnership with the [[National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration]] to educate the public about rip currents and rip current safety.
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*He has been involved in lifesaving since 1983, which includes serving as a professional ocean [[lifeguard]]. For many of those years, he has acted in a voluntary capacity to develop lifesaving and reduce drowning worldwide, with a focus on Central and South America.
 
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*He has acted as Secretary General of the Americas Region of the [[International Life Saving Federation]] since 2008. He has visited many Central and South American countries to help develop national lifesaving organizations.
Davis was elected President of the [[United States Lifesaving Association]] in 2014 and currently serves in that capacity. He oversees the nation’s only national organization of open water [[lifeguard]]s which sets the standards for beach lifeguarding in the USA.
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*He has served as a voluntary official with the [[United States Lifesaving Association]] since 1985, in a variety of capabilities including President and Vice-President of the Gulf Coast Region.  A key project Davis has been involved in is a partnership with the [[National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration]] to educate the public about rip currents and rip current safety.
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*He was elected President of the [[United States Lifesaving Association]] in 2014 and currently serves in that capacity. He oversees the nation’s only national organization of open water [[lifeguard]]s which sets the standards for beach lifeguarding in the USA.
  
 
==Honors==
 
==Honors==
  
 
He received the 2019 [[Paragon Award]] for Aquatic Safety from the [[International Swimming Hall of Fame]].
 
He received the 2019 [[Paragon Award]] for Aquatic Safety from the [[International Swimming Hall of Fame]].
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==Video==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
  
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* [http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2019/01/peter-davis-aquatic-safety-unsung-hero.html Peter Davis, Aquatic Safety Unsung Hero]
 
* [https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/international-swimming-hall-fame-announces-2019-paragon-award-recipients/ The International Swimming Hall of Fame Announces 2019 Paragon Award Recipients]
 
* [https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/international-swimming-hall-fame-announces-2019-paragon-award-recipients/ The International Swimming Hall of Fame Announces 2019 Paragon Award Recipients]
 
* [http://www.openwaterswimming.com Open Water Swimming]
 
* [http://www.openwaterswimming.com Open Water Swimming]
 
* [http://www.wowsa.org World Open Water Swimming Association]
 
* [http://www.wowsa.org World Open Water Swimming Association]
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* [https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/peter-davis-receives-paragon-award-for-aquatic-safety-video/ Peter Davis Receives Paragon Award For Aquatic Safety]
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* [https://openwaterswimming.com/2019/05/peter-davis-win-2019-paragon-award-for-aquatic-safety/ Peter Davis Win 2019 Paragon Award For Aquatic Safety]
  
 
[[Category:People]]
 
[[Category:People]]

Latest revision as of 22:48, 27 May 2019

Peter Davis is an American lifesaver and current president of the United States Lifesaving Association.

Lifesaving Career Highlights[edit]

  • He has been involved in lifesaving since 1983, which includes serving as a professional ocean lifeguard. For many of those years, he has acted in a voluntary capacity to develop lifesaving and reduce drowning worldwide, with a focus on Central and South America.
  • He has acted as Secretary General of the Americas Region of the International Life Saving Federation since 2008. He has visited many Central and South American countries to help develop national lifesaving organizations.
  • He has served as a voluntary official with the United States Lifesaving Association since 1985, in a variety of capabilities including President and Vice-President of the Gulf Coast Region. A key project Davis has been involved in is a partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to educate the public about rip currents and rip current safety.
  • He was elected President of the United States Lifesaving Association in 2014 and currently serves in that capacity. He oversees the nation’s only national organization of open water lifeguards which sets the standards for beach lifeguarding in the USA.

Honors[edit]

He received the 2019 Paragon Award for Aquatic Safety from the International Swimming Hall of Fame.

Video[edit]

External links[edit]