2022 - 2023 Competitions & Results

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.  For all competitions and activities head to our Calendar for full details or click on the key events tittles below.

Pool Rescue Competitions




Central Region Pool Rescue Championships:

August 13, Palmerston North Boys High School, Palmerston North

CR Pool Rescue Results

Southern Region Pool Rescue Championships: 

September 3-4, Jellie Park Recreation & Sports Centre, Christchurch


Northern Region Pool Rescue Championships: 

September 3-4, National Aquatic Centre, Auckland


Eastern Region Pool Rescue Championships: 

September 10-11, Te Rapa Waterworld, Hamilton


New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships:

October 7-9, Sir Owen Glenn National Aquatic Centre, Auckland


IRB Competitions




Eastern Region IRB Championships:

November 20, venue tbc


Northern Region IRB Championships:

March 4-5, Ruakaka


bp Surf Rescue South Island Championships:

March 25, Waikouaiti, North Dunedin

bp Surf Rescue North Island Championships:

March 25-26, Waipu Cove

bp Surf Rescue New Zealand IRB Championships:

April 15-16, Whangamata

Surf Boat Competitions




New Zealand Surf Boat Series

The five competitions below make up the New Zealand Surf Boat Series, more detail to come.

  1. Capital Coast Classic

     December 3, TBC
  2. Whangamata Classic

     December 10, Whangamata
  3. Central Region Senior Championships

    January 14-15, Fitzroy Beach
  4. Eastern Region Senior Championships

    January 27-29, Mt Maunganui
  5. North Island Surf Boat Championship

    February 4-5, Waihi Beach

NZ Surf Boat Trial

11 December, Whangamata
















Junior (Nipper) Competitions




Central Region Junior Championships:

January 13th 2023, Fitzroy Beach


Northern Region Junior Championships:

February 4-5, Orewa


Eastern Region Junior Carnival:

February 11-12, Waihi Beach


Southern Region Junior Championships:

February 11-12, Warrington Beach



February 23-26, Mount Maunganui Beach, Tauranga


Senior & Masters Competitions




Whangamata Classic:

December 10, Whangamata

Central Region Senior Championships:

January 14-15, Fitzroy Beach


Eastern Region Senior Championships:

January 27-29, Mt Maunganui


Northern Region Championships:

February 18-19, Whangamata


Southern Region Championships:

February 18-19, New Brighton Beach, Christchurch


TSB New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships (Nationals):

March 9-12, New Brighton Beach, Christchurch


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2021-22 Competition Results

New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships

SR Pool Rescue Results

IRB Competition Results

bp NI Surf Rescue IRB Results
bp SI Surf Rescue IRB Results

Surf Boat Competition Results

Capital Coast Classic
CRC Surf Boats



Junior Surf Competition Results

NRC Junior Results
SRC Junior Results

Senior Surf Competition Results

CRC Senior Results
NRC Senior Results
SRC Senior Results