The 2019 Sanyo Cup is being held on the 22 and 23 of June in Japan.  This annual international event, which is run by the Japan Lifesaving Association, is beach based and includes two days of competition with the same programme on each day including Surf Races, Boards, Skis, Oceanperson, Flags, Sprints and team events.

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is pleased to announce the following athletes have been selected to represent New Zealand…


  • Murdoch Finch - Omanu
  • Casie Fyall - Waikanae
  • Declan Dempster - Mt Maunganui
  • Hayley Cox - Lyall Bay
  • Libby Bradley - Mt Maunganui
  • Lincoln Waide - Mt Maunganui
  • Molly Shivnan - Omanu
  • Patrick Makgill - Red Beach
  • Samalulu Clifton - Mairangi Bay
  • Scott Cowdrey - Papamoa
  • Danny Morrison - Coach
  • Dion Williams - Assistant Coach
  • Andrew Lancaster - Manager