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Lyall Bay claims Central Region Champs title

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 18, 2016

Over 250 athletes from 16 clubs took part in the 2016 Central Region Championships at Waimarama Beach on Saturday.

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Rescue of heart attack victim wins national surf lifesaving award

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Friday, January 15, 2016

The successful rescue of an elderly woman who suffered a heart attack at Tairua just after Christmas has won a national surf lifesaving award.

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BP Rescue of the Month winners- December 2015

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, January 14, 2016

It is with great pleasure that we congratulate the following clubs on winning the BP Rescue of the Month Awards for December 2015.

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Call to question swimming ability before entering the surf

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, January 14, 2016

With a large number of Kiwis continuing to enjoy the coastline during their summer holidays, lifeguards are calling for people to question their swimming ability before entering the surf.

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Holiday drowning toll up on five year average

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 4, 2016

Ten people died by drowning in New Zealand waters this official Christmas holiday period (4pm Christmas Eve until 6am this morning) – the same as last year’s grim holiday toll and three more deaths than the five-year average of seven.

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