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Southern Region Champs set to welcome 300 competitors to New Brighton

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, 18 February 2015

This weekend will see the largest of the South Island’s surf competitions, the Southern Region Championships, return to New Brighton Beach.


Aussies too strong in surf boat test

Posted by Sport Manager on Saturday, 7 February 2015

A bit of Aussie polish and slickness was too much for New Zealand's top surf boat crews at the trans-Tasman Trophy in Waihi Beach.


Former world champ taking rowing skills to the beach

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, 5 February 2015

He’s been a world champion, a trans-Atlantic rower and a fire-fighting pin-up boy. Now Paul Gerritsen will add another representative honour to his resume this weekend when he and his Piha men’s surf boat crew take on Australia’s best at Waihi Beach.


High Performance positions available

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is seeking applications for a number of roles within the High Performance programme for the 2015-16 season.


Joy for Haynes but Mount romp to ERCs win

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Sunday, 25 January 2015

George Haynes had to wipe the tears out of his eyes before lining up in the ironman at the Eastern Region championships today, although tears of pride quickly gave way to tears of joy as he held on for a tenacious win.