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2017 National Lifeguard School participants announced

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Nineteen candidates, with the support of a team of highly qualified Instructors and Mentors, will undergo intense training to gain their Advanced Lifeguard Award- the highest award when it comes to lifeguarding in New Zealand.

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Tauranga City Council supports DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, October 30, 2017

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is pleased to have the support of Tauranga City Council in delivering the DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge this November.

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Don't become a statistic this summer

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The second highest number of drowning fatalities last year occurred on beaches; one more compared to 2015 and three more than the five year average. With 21 beach drownings in 2016, it is the highest beach toll since 2011.

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Northern clubs dominate record-breaking Pool Championships

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Sunday, October 15, 2017

A mammoth total of 52 New Zealand records have been broken at the annual Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Pool Championships, held this weekend in Auckland, making it one of the most successful surf lifesaving pool events in New Zealand history.

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World and New Zealand records smashed at New Zealand Pool Championships

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Saturday, October 14, 2017

The second day of the annual Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Pool Championships held this weekend in Auckland has seen a staggering 29 national records broken, alongside two world records, showcasing the surf lifesaving talent that exists here in New Zealand.

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