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Podium on first day at World Championships for Black Fins

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The Lifesaving World Championships has got off to a roaring start for the reigning World Champions, the New Zealand Black Fins, who finished third in the first event of the championships.

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Injury replacement for New Zealand Black Fins

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Wednesday, November 21, 2018

We are saddened to announce that Black Fin Murdoch Finch has been forced to withdraw from the 2018 Lifesaving World Championships this week in Adelaide due to a recent injury.

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New SLSNZ Powercraft Advisory Group

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Wednesday, November 14, 2018

SLSNZ has recently formed a Powercraft Advisory Group to provide oversight and guidance on the use of IRBs, RWCs, ATVs, 4WD Vehicles and any other powered rescue and surveillance equipment.

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Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s elite surf lifeguards level up at National Lifeguard School

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Wednesday, November 14, 2018

A group of Kiwi heroes already dedicated to saving lives are about to become even more super, when they hit the beaches for this season’s National Lifeguard School.  This training will upskill them to Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) highest lifeguard qualification – The Advanced Lifeguard Award.

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Upskilling our volunteer surf lifeguards: Eastern Region Zespri Intermediate Lifeguard School

Posted by Administrator on Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Over 20 volunteer surf lifeguards are set to attend the Zespri Intermediate Lifeguard School at Whangamata, where they’ll learn vital skills required to perform tricky rescues and ultimately save lives, thanks to support from local Kiwifruit growers through Zespri.

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