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Cyclone Gita

Tropical cyclone season is usually a fruit salad of north swells lighting up the east coast of the North Island and filling in the exposed nooks further south. Well, that used to be the case, but with warm water in the Tasman Sea creating a runway to


Oceans 18 to test hundreds of junior surf lifeguards in Orewa

Over 800 junior Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) athletes are set to descend on Orewa Beach from March 1 to 4 to compete for top honours at the Under 14 New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships.


Surf Boat Series extravaganza to decide series champions

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.


Double-win for locals at New Zealand Representative Challenge

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.


Eastern teams dominate podium at Eastern Regional Championships

Mt Maunganui Lifeguard Service have continued their dominant run on home soil after winning the 2018 Eastern Regional Championships (ERCs) held this weekend in Tauranga.


Hundreds of Surf Life Saving athletes descend on Mt Maunganui

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.


Lifeguards ready to race at Central Regional Championships

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.


Elite Red Bull Storm Chase field hoping for huge Force 10 waves in 2018.

After 2017 came and went without the mammoth Force 10 fuelled waves needed for Red Bull Storm Chase, the 2018 edition's three-month waiting period begins on January 5.


Men’s High Performance Surf Boat teams announced

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is pleased to announce two surf boat crews that have been selected to represent New Zealand at the 2018 Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge.


Hamish Miller & Rachel Clarke win Mount Monster

He’s competed in every Mount Monster so far but Hamish Miller finally broke through for victory in New Zealand’s premier long distance surf lifesaving race today.