A brief look into the history of Surf Life saving New Zealand. Karioitahi Beach, south of Auckland has a great surf club with a real sense of pride and community in all they do. (Auckland University Of Technology year 2 project)
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Meridian's proud to have supported the Club through our community fund Power Up for the last 5 years.
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Lifeguards from 19 Surf Life Saving Clubs put in an impressive 38,073 voluntary hours to keep the beaches safer in 2016/17 across the Eastern Region, including Bay of Plenty. This short video highlights some of the awesome achievements celebrated tonight at the Bay of Plenty/Coromandel Awards of Excellence including doing 491 rescues, treating 1117 patients and running 87 searches in the past 12 months. #sls #surflifesaving #zesprikiwifruit #zespri #supportingourcommunity
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Last summer, every rescue conducted by Kariaotahi Surf Club was a success. Vote today to help these life-saving heroes keep the dangerous Kariaotahi Beach and their 40km of coast safe this summer with a new Inflatable Rescue Boat. Click here to cast your daily vote to help Oreti win a new IRB thanks to BP: www.votetheboat.co.nz
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WAINUI surf lifeguards Louis Birkhead and Steffan John have been selected to join a group of 20 elite lifeguards from around New Zealand at this season’s national lifeguard school.The two young guards will be upskilled as part of Surf Lifesaving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) highest lifeguard qualification – The Advanced Lifeguard Award. http://www.gisborneherald.co.nz/video https://www.facebook.com/gisborneherald/videos https://www.youtube.com/gisborneherald “They will learn about some of the more difficult and demanding emergency situations surf lifeguards can face,” said SLSNZ national education manager Belinda Slement, of Gisborne. “That includes mass rescue scenarios, helicopter operations, search and rescue operations and working alongside other agencies including NZ Police, Fire and Emergency, and St John in complex scenarios and technical rescues.” The school will be from December 7 to 9 at Fitzroy Beach in New Plymouth. Louis, 17, received the under-19 emerging lifeguard award at the Gisborne surf lifesaving awards this year. “It’s awesome to get the opportunity to improve myself as a lifeguard and to learn skills that will help others. “I’m looking forward to the challenge.” Steffan, 30, has been a regional lifeguard in Gisborne for the past three summers and was a lifeguard for four summers back in Wales, where he is originally from. “It’s amazing to have been selected,” the Wainui school teacher aide said. “In the 10 years I have been involved in surf lifesaving, here in New Zealand and back in Wales, this will be the absolute pinnacle. “The three-day school is going to be a real endurance test and I cannot wait to get there.” Mrs Slement said it was also a fine achievement for the Wainui club itself. “Wainui have not had lifeguards qualify for the advanced national lifeguard school for some years. “Louis and Steffan will be taught theory and practical skills, run through acted scenarios, and tested physically and mentally to try to attain the advanced award.” There were 46 applicants this year for the 20 places in the school. “So the lifeguards selected to attend are already the cream of the crop,” Mrs Slement said. “They’re already out there saving lives on our beaches before they reach this school, but going to this level will ultimately help make their local beaches a lot safer. “This is the super-elite level of our training and remember they are all volunteers — which is just incredible. “We are so thankful to have such a passionate group of people who dedicate their own time to helping others.” Filmed and Edited by Ben Cowper SUBSCRIBE! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=gisborneherald
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Come along for a wee adventure to one of the beaches and then to one of the bays in the Christchurch area. Feel free to comment and question below. Don't forget to like and subscribe. You can find me on: Email: [email protected] Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kiwibananagal/ Instagram: https://instagram.com/kiwibananagal/ Tumblr: http://kiwibananagal.tumblr.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/mizawizakiza?lang=en Snapchat: @ mizawizakiza Periscope: @ Kiwibanana Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/KiwiBananaGal “Drop of Water In the Ocean” by Broke For Free (http://brokeforfree.com/)
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Rock fishing Hicks Bay Wharf, fishing with live bait, using multiple rigs and catching awesome fish! hints and tips on how to catch kingfish and the best of east cape fishing. Rock fishing, surf fishing, surfcasting. Support us on: https://www.patreon.com/OAWKZ like our Facebook page and follow us on Instagram for more.
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