Competitions

Surf Lifesaving New Zealand and Surf Life Saving Clubs hold a wide range of competitions over a season for all ages from 7 years through to Masters.  In this section you will find quick links to our events calendar and results starting with Pool Rescue Events through to our National Championships.  Head to our Competitions and Activities Calendar for full details or click on the key events tittles below.

POOL RESCUE COMPETITIONS

Eastern Region Pool Rescue Championships: August 17-18 2024, Kiwa Pool, Gisborne.

Northern Region Pool Rescue Championships: September 7-8 2024, National Aquatic Centre, Auckland.

Southern Region Pool Rescue Championships: September 14 2024, Jellie Park Recreation & Sports Centre, Christchurch. 

Central Region Pool Rescue Championships: September 14 2024, Makino Aquatic Centre Feilding.

New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships: October 4-6 2024, Sir Owen Glenn National Aquatic Centre, Auckland.

IRB COMPETITIONS

Eastern Region IRB Championships: TBC

Northern Region IRB Championships: TBC

bp Surf Rescue North Island IRB Championships: TBC

bp Surf Rescue South Island IRB Championships: TBC

bp Surf Rescue New Zealand IRB Championships: March 28-30, Waipu Cove, Northland

SURF BOAT COMPETITIONS

Capital Classic, TBC

Whangamata Classic, TBC

NZ Surf Boat Trial, TBC

Central Region ChampionshipsTBC

Eastern Region ChampionshipsTBC

North Island Surf Boat ChampionshipsTBC

Northern Region Championships: TBC

The five competitions that make up are New Zealand Surf Boat Series are:  Capital Classic, Whangamata Classic, CRC's, ERC's and North Island Championships. Chick here for full details

 

JUNIOR BEACH COMPETITIONS

Central Region Junior Championships: TBC

Northern Region Championships & U10 Royale: TBC

Eastern Region Junior Carnival: TBC

Southern Region Junior Championships: TBC

Oceans '25: February 20-23, Mount Maunganui Beach, Tauranga. 

SENIORS & MASTERS BEACH COMPETITIONS

Whangamata Classic: TBC

Central Region Championships: TBC

Eastern Region Championships: TBC

Northern Region Championships: TBC

Southern Region Championships: TBC

New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships (Nationals): March 6 - 9, Midway Beach, Gisborne.

    Follow our competitions through Waves Results Live.

    Check out New Zealand's Pool Rescue Records.

    View the action from Competitions on our YouTube Channel.

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Competition and activities Calendar