Surf Sports competition offers our volunteers the chance to test their skills and fitness against the very best lifesavers from around the country at various local, state and national carnivals.
Surf Sports incorporates several different events based on the skills required on the job as a surf life saver.
The Club offers professional coaching to our members at all skill levels, whether you just want to keep fit or if you are training for competition. Our Junior Coaching programs currently conducted by Warren Smith is helping our next generation of athletes develop to their full potential.
Interested in becoming a surf sports competitor?
If you would like to try your hand at any of these Surf Sports Events, you will first need to Join Us!
Every athlete must have a minimum qualification of either a Surf Rescue Certificate (Juniors) or a Bronze Medallion and must meet the patrol hour requirements according to their membership category to compete at State & National Titles.
Find out more about membership registrations on our website.
Surf Sports Carnival Information
Carnivals are a large part of Surf Life Saving. Members are encourages to attend Surf Sports carnivals not only to keep fit, active and at the top of your game, but it brings surf lifesavers together providing opportunities to generate strong community type atmosphere.
Surf Sports Carnivals are held at all levels for all disciplines across all ages. There are Nipper Carnivals, Open and Masters Carnivals that include all events to suit people looking to get into boat rowing, surf swimming, board & ski paddling, beach running and even a combinations of each. SLSA has carnivals at various levels including Club, Branch, State, National and all the way up to World Titles.
For up-to-date surf sports carnival dates, please view the Hunter SLS surf sports calendar
Surf Sports Policies & Documents
Notice is given for the Stockton SLSC 2023/24 season AGM meeting to be held at 3pm, Saturday 16th September, 2023 at Stockton SLSC Clubhouse.
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