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2018 NZ Surf Boat Teams

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Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge

In 2018 the New Zealand Surf Boat team will compete against their Australian couterparts at the annual New Zealand vs Australia Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge. This will be held as part of the ASRL Open 2018 at Elouera Beach, Sydney. The test is a three race challenge for Open Men and Open Women National Teams as well as the New Zealand and Australian Development Men and Women's crews. New Zealand and Australia compete each year, with each country hosting bi-annually.

New Zealand Crews

Open Men - Red Beach SLSC


Open Women - Muriwai VLS 


Development Men - Titahi Bay SLSC 


Development Women - Orewa SLSC  


Team Manager - Brett Hamer



21 November 2017 (Women's High Performance Surf Boat teams announced)
3 January 2018 (Men's High Performance Surf Boat teams announced)
13 February 2018 (Oar Blacks face annual Trans-Tasman battle)