Barmouth and Criccieth RNLI Lifeboats assist charity jet-ski flotilla

Lifeboats News Release

At 10.30am on Saturday the 16th of June, 2018 volunteer crew members of Barmouth and Criccieth RNLI Lifeboat Stations were tasked to assist a flotilla of over 70- jet-skiers who had set-off from Black Rock Sands and were travelling to Aberdyfi.

Barmouth Lifeboat


Barmouth Lifeboats

The charity event, which saw jet-ski enthusiast from all parts of the UK join, had been affected by deteriorating weather conditions. As a precautionary measure, both lifeboats from Barmouth and Criccieth’s Atlantic 85 Lifeboat were tasked to assist in providing a safe passage to the riders and maintain communications. Barmouth Lifeboats were already afloat after launching on excercise earlier that morning.


For further information, please contact Ifer Gwyn on 07554445316 or Norma Stockford on 07917 245882.

Criccieth Lifeboat

RNLI/Ifer Gwyn

Criccieth LIfeboat

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