Surf Sports

Surf Sports competition provides members the opportunity to refine and practice their lifesaving skills in the competition arena at local, state, national and international level.  Surf Sports forms a significant component of the Surf Life Saving movement. Competition improves a surf life savers' lifesaving skills.

There are disciplines to cater for everyone's interest.  From swimming to board or ski paddling, surf canoe competition and beach events including sprints and flags. 

Refining lifesaving skills is an important part of Surf Life Saving sport and as such competitions such as Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) racing and Lifesaving Competition are specifically designed to hone a surf lifesaver's knowledge and skills that they would use in an everyday patrol situation.

Members participating in surf sports competition must be a qualified lifeguard and must meet the patrol hour requirements according to their membership category to compete.

The Club offers coaching in all surf sports disciplines below. 

Board & Ski Swim
Multi Discipline Beach
Surf Canoe IRB Competition
Masters Surf Rescue/Patrol Lifesaving Comp