2018 New Zealand Black Fins

Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) is pleased to announce the New Zealand Open Team to compete at the 2018 Lifesaving World Championships.

The team, known as the Black Fins, consists of 12 athletes; six male and six female.

The Lifesaving World Championships is held every two years and attracts competitors from over 40 nations.


Andrew Trembath, St Clair 
Carina Doyle, St Clair 
Chris Dawson, Midway 
Cory Taylor, Midway
Danielle McKenzie, Mairangi Bay 
Max Beattie, Omanu 
Madison Kidd, Papamoa 
Natalie Peat, Papamoa 
Olivia Corrin, Midway 
Olivia Eaton, Mount Maunganui 
Steven Kent, Titahi Bay
Murdoch Finch, Omanu


Coach: Jason Pocock
Team Manager: Mark Weatherall
Assistant Coach: Jonelle Quane
Assistant Coach: Kevin Morrison
Assistant Coach: Brett Robinson
Assistant Coach: Dan Grant
Assistant Manager: Steven Vaughan
Physio: Susan Pirret
Doctor: Sam Mayhew



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