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Swimming strait for charity

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Across this year’s six State New Zealand Ocean Swim Series events there are a number of participants who are using the popular series as a training platform for New Zealand’s first ever mixed relay race to cross Cook Strait.

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Lifeguard of the Year says give Surf a hand

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The 2014 Lifeguard of the Year has seen his fair share of rescues over his time and now he is urging Kiwis to show their support for the annual Surf Life Saving Summer Appeal.

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2014 provisional drowning toll released

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 19, 2015

National drowning figures for 2014, released by Water Safety New Zealand, show beach drownings are down 50% on 2013 and the five-year average, at eleven deaths.

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Muriwai rescue wins national surf lifesaving award

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, January 15, 2015

The daring rescue of a surfer, caught against the rocks at Muriwai on September 29, has won a national surf lifesaving award.

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BP Rescue of the Month winners- Winter 2014

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 14, 2015

It is with great pleasure that we congratulate the following clubs on winning the BP Rescue of the Month Awards for the 2014 Winter season.

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