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Carrington stars in rising Mount surf

Posted by Matt Warren on Friday, March 8, 2013

Olympic champion Lisa Carrington picked up another national title on an extraordinary first day of the State New Zealand Surf Life Saving championships in Mount Maunganui.

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Dynasty delivers for Omanu masters

Posted by Matt Warren on Thursday, March 7, 2013

A decade ago, Omanu's masters ranks in surf lifesaving were thin to non-existent. A small group of members, led by Lester Phelps, reckoned it was time to do something about it and started building what has become something of a dynasty.

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Moors returns seeking NZ ironman glory

Posted by Matt Warren on Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Most of his Australian rivals are taking a well-earned break this weekend but Red Beach surf lifesaver Chris Moors will throw himself once more into the breach as a hectic season draws to a close.

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Tide turning for Omanu

Posted by Matt Warren on Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Omanu are looming as dark horses at this week's national surf lifesaving championships in Mount Maunganui, having been bolstered by a trio of top Australians.

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10 reasons to come to nationals

Posted by Matt Warren on Tuesday, March 5, 2013

It's one of the oldest national championships in this country and this year, the State New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships return to Mount Maunganui for a four-day carnival.

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