About Surf Sports

Surf Sport has a long and proud history within Surf Life Saving. Surf Sport plays a significant role in ensuring that our members have the ability and passion to meet the changing environment within which Surf Life Saving delivers its essential lifesaving service.

The following ‘Guiding Principles’ are a set of values and/or behaviours that are prioritised when developing regulations, policies and strategies for Surf Life Saving Sport. It is not intended to be a definitive list, but the foundation for discussion & decision making.  

Click here for the detailed version of the guiding principles.

Whether you love racing against your club mates or aspire to help New Zealand defend the World Championships in future years, we encourage you to get out and enjoy this summer of surf sport.

See you on the beach!