2019 Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge - Waihi Beach, New Zealand

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.

Held for the last few years, the Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge brings together the best surf boat crews from Australia and New Zealand to compete for the Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge Trophy.

Trans Tasman Surf Boat Challenge Results

 

Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge - Teams

NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand Oar Blacks Men’s crew (open):

Titahi Bay SLSC

  • Kyle Lang
  • Brett Hamer
  • Chris Middleton
  • Martyn McDowell
  • Wil McDowell (Sweep)

New Zealand Oar Blacks Women’s crew (open):

Titahi Bay SLSC

  • Georgia McLaren
  • Tracey Mills
  • Kathryn Kinvig
  • Angie Keen
  • Wil McDowell (Sweep)

New Zealand U23 Men’s Development crew:

Titahi Bay SLSC

  • Fraser McLaren
  • Callum Watts-Pointer
  • Adam Stella
  • Darryn Stapleton
  • Tim Marsden (Sweep)

New Zealand U23 Women’s Development crew:

Titahi Bay SLSC

  • Maya Stillwell
  • Luisa Stillwell
  • Bernice Holford
  • Moira MacDonald
  • Tim Marsden (Sweep)

AUSTRALIA

Australia Open Women’s crew:

Northcliffe

  • Penelope Hamilton
  • Shannon Grimsey
  • Jen Davis
  • Rachel Clayphan
  • Damien Clayphan (Sweep)

Australia Open Men’s crew:

Avoca

  • Duke Brierty
  • John Paterson
  • Daniel Tamblyn
  • Brad Mitchell
  • Richard Brierty (Sweep)

Australia U23 Women’s crew:

North Cronulla

  • Madeline McDonald
  • Alysha Lerond
  • Hayley Urquhart
  • Maggie Mahoney
  • Mark McDonald (Sweep)

Australia U23 Men’s crew:

North Cronulla

  • Jackson Ford
  • Tom Mailey
  • Matthew Workman
  • Matthew Hammond
  • Mark McDonald (Sweep)