2020 - 2021 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.

Pool Rescue Competitions




Christchurch Pool Rescue Event

6 July 2020, Jelly Park

Christchurch Pool Rescue Event

23 August 2020, Jelly Park



Northern Region Pool Rescue Championships: 

5-6 September 2020, Owen Glenn Aquatic Centre, Auckland


Eastern Region Pool Championships: 

12-13 September, Waterworld Te Rapa, Hamilton


Southern Region Pool Championships: 

19-20 September, Sea Bay Aquatics Centre


Central Region Pool Championships: 

26 September 2020, Palmerston North Boys High School


New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships:

2-4 October 2020, Waterworld Te Rapa Hamilton
$85 per person (gst inc)


IRB Competitions




BP North Island IRB Championships:

13-14 February 2021, Waikanae
$50 per crew per event (gst inc)

Northern Region IRB Championships:

20 March 2021, Waipu


BP South Island IRB Championships:

27 March 2021, Waikaouiti
$50 per crew per event (inc gst)


BP New Zealand IRB Championships:

10-11 April, Ruakaka
$70 per crew per event (inc gst)

Surf Boat Competitions




New Zealand Surf Boat Trial: CANCELLED

6 December 2020, Whangamata

New Zealand Surf Boat Series:

The four competitions below make up the New Zealand Surf Boat Series, Click above for full series details.




Surf Boat Series Results
Round 1
Round 2

Whangamata Classic (Surf Boat Series 1):

5-6 December 2020, Whangamata
Surf Boat Results

Central Region Senior & Junior Championships (Surf Boat Series 2):

9 January 2021, Fitzroy

Surf Boat Results

Eastern Region Senior Championships (Surf Boat Series 3):

29-31 January 2021, Mount Maunganui


North Island Surf Boat Champs and Champion of Champions (Surf Boat Series 4):

6-7 February 2021, Waihi

Piha Big Wave Classic - Day of Giants

13 February 2021, Piha


Northern Region Championships:

20-21 February 2021, Ruakaka


Junior (Nipper) Competitions




Bay of Plenty Junior Champs: 

13 December 2020, Mount Maunganui


Central Region Senior/Junior Championships:

9 January 2021, Fitzroy

CRC Junior Results

Eastern Region Junior Championships:

16-17 January 2021, Midway Beach


Northern Region Junior Championships:

6-7 February 2021, Orewa


Southern Region Junior Championships:

13-14 February, Otago



25-28 February 2021, Mount Maungnaui
$115 per person (gst inc)


Senior & Masters Competitions




Whangamata Classic & The Invitational:

5-6 December 2020, Whangamata
Whangamata Classic
The Invitational

Central Region Senior/Junior Championships:

9 January 2021, Fitzroy

CRC Senior Results

Surf Boat Series -Round 2 Points

Eastern Region Senior Championships:

29-31 January 2021, Mount Maunganui


Bay of Plenty Senior/Masters Champs:

13-14 February, Ohope Beach


Northern Region Championships:

20-21 February 2021, Ruakaka

Southern Region Championships:

26-27 February


Southern Challenge:

28 February, tbc


TSB New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships (Nationals):

11-14 March 2021, Ohope Beach
Senior $115 per person, Masters $75 per person (gst inc), combined Senior & Masters $140 (gst inc)


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