New Zealand team ready for battle at Trans-Tasman Surf Boat clash

Posted by Administrator on Thursday, February 7, 2019

The annual Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge returns to Aotearoa shores this weekend at Waihi Beach, where the national New Zealand and Australia teams will battle it out for top honours in what is set to be a thrilling weekend.


Historic win for Cory Taylor in Australia

Posted by Administrator on Monday, February 4, 2019

Current Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Black Fin, Cory Taylor, has won his first Ocean 6 Series Ironman race at Surfers Paradise in Australia.


Surf Life Saving’s Gisborne Emergency Call Out crew recognised for high seas rescue as boat drifted toward reef

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Four surf lifeguards from the Gisborne Emergency Call Out Squad (ECOS) have been awarded Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) prestigious BP Rescue of the Month award for December, after a daring rescue in massive storm waves on Christmas Eve.


Locals claim convincing win in thrilling New Zealand Representative Challenge fight

Posted by Administrator on Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Gisborne has been crowned the 2019 New Zealand Representative Challenge (NZRC) Champions after an impressive 20 point victory at Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) first national event of 2019 held at Midway Beach in Gisborne.


Big surf brings out skills at ERCs

Posted by Administrator on Sunday, January 27, 2019

The rising tide of young talent had their moments but it was the salty old sea dogs who barked loudest at the Eastern Regional Championships (ERCs) in Gisborne over the weekend.