Masters show mettle

20th February 2013

Red Beach Masters win at Northern Region Champs

Red Beach’s Masters competitors were in dominant form to achieve an overall points win at the NRC's for the fifth consecutive year.
Competing at Ruakaka, they topped the points table following two days of competition, running up a total of eight wins.
Eight clubs fielded Masters competitors, all over the age of 30, who competed in a range of water and beach events.

Overall points:   Red Beach (61) 1, Karekare (29) 2, Mairangi Bay (22) 3, Bethells Beach (10) 4, Omaha (5) 5, United Nth Piha (3) 6, Sunset Beach (2) 7, Orewa (1) 8.

JuniorSurf athletes head to Oceans ’13

20th February 2013

Four days of competition at Mt Maunganui

Red Beach’s JuniorSurf members are about to head for Mount Maunganui to compete in the annual Ocean Athletes event.
A total of 62 competitors aged from 10-14 years – the club’s biggest-ever contingent - will participate over four days of competition starting on Thursday 21st February.
At last year’s Oceans ’12 event, Red Beach  took out the top honours for overall points.
The Ocean Athletes concept was developed 13 years and has grown in size to become one of Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s most successful surf sport events, attracting around 800 young athletes.

For Oceans '13 details & the programme, click here.