The 90 Mile Classic IRB Challenge is coming up again on Saturday 10th September. The event, hosted by Far North Rescue in conjunction with SLSNR, is raced from Scott’s Point at the north end of 90 Mile Beach to Ahipara in Northland.
The race is run in stages to test each crew’s skills and stamina as well as the reliability of the equipment. The top crews are expected to take 2 ½ - 3 hrs depending on conditions. Red Beach has two crews confirmed for the event with a further two crews likely to race. To read more about the event, click here.