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2015 Awards of Excellence winners announced

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Saturday, 19 September 2015

Safety, excellence, courage and respect are values that have led surf lifeguards to save over 1,300 lives in the last season and tonight, their efforts were officially recognised at a formal award evening.


New Zealand pool championship records broken

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Athletes from Papamoa and Titahi Bay have set the bar high ahead of next month’s New Zealand Pool Championships by breaking national records at the Northern Region pool champs.


Magic day for Kiwi surf sports as three Black Fins qualify for Ironman series

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Sunday, 13 September 2015

Three of New Zealand’s top surf lifeguards changed Kiwi surf sports history over the weekend when they all qualified for the 2015/16 Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Ironman Series.


NZ leading the way with pool rescue

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, 10 September 2015

The single largest lifesaving pool event in the country hasn’t just got local competitors buzzing; the New Zealand Pool Championships has also received entries from New South Wales and as far as China.


Kiwis go head to head with the Aussies in final ISRC test

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Sunday, 6 September 2015

It came down to the wire in Maroochydore today as the Black Fins were narrowly beaten by the Aussies in the third test of the 2015 International Surf Rescue Challenge.