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New Zealand’s 20 best surf lifeguards graduate National Lifeguard School ahead of summer

Posted by Administrator on Tuesday, December 11, 2018

20 of New Zealand’s best volunteer surf lifeguards attended Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) National Lifeguard School to gain their Advanced Lifeguard Award, in New Plymouth over the weekend.

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Lifeguarding Memo - Policy Updates

Posted by Administrator on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Following “MEMO 3-4-18 Policy update”. SLSNZ is now providing an update on the review process and timings for a number of these policies.

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Lifesaving skills learned on the beach with a weekend of rescue scenarios for surf lifesavers

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Monday, December 3, 2018

A hands-on surf lifesaving school has recently upskilled a group of talented up-and-coming lifeguards to help save lives in challenging rock rescues, helicopter call-outs and beach scenarios.

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New Zealand wins another World Championship title at Lifesaving World Championships

Posted by Administrator on Thursday, November 29, 2018

The New Zealand Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) team have been crowned the first ever World IRB Champions at the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC) in Australia, after edging out their closest rivals by 22 points.

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A World Championship title, 62 medals, and multiple records for New Zealand teams at Lifesaving World Championships

Posted by Administrator on Monday, November 26, 2018

The two New Zealand teams have both finished on the podium with over 60 medals at the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC), with the Junior Black Fins becoming youth World Champions by finishing first, while the Black Fins finished a close second after five days of intense racing in Adelaide.

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