The fourth and final round of the iconic New Zealand Surf Boat Series is set to take place this weekend at Waihi Beach, with 51 crews entered into the event where New Zealand Surf Boat Series Champions will be crowned.
Bay of Plenty has won the New Zealand Representative Challenge (NZRC) by the slimmest margin with 242.5 points, while competing against six other regions at Mt Maunganui today, taking first in both the open and youth divisions.
One of the biggest sporting events on the Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) calendar, the annual Eastern Region Championships (ERCs), is taking place this weekend at Mt Maunganui with hundreds of athletes from around the country set to take part.
The Central Regional Championships (CRC) are set to take place at Fitzroy Beach in Taranaki this weekend, with 163 lifeguards going head-to-head to claim top honours and bragging rights for their club.
Australia has taken the third and final test [day] victory, plus the overall event win, after a convincing performance at the 2017 DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge (ISRC) held this week in Mt Maunganui.