Surf Life Saving - Sydney Northern Beaches

2019 Interbranch Team Nominations

Nominations are now open for the 2019 SLSSNB Interbranch Team who will be representing the Branch at the 2019 Interbranch Championships to be held in Bulli in early December. Please refer to the following circular for more details – Circular 201909-02 - SLSSNB Interbranch Team Nominations

A nomination form needs to be completed, endorsed by the nominee’s club, and returne to by 5:00pm Monday October 14th. For a copy of the nomination form Click Here

As part of the selection process, the Interbranch Selectors have nominated an Interbranch Selection Trial event to be held at Newport on Saturday October 26thRefer to the following for more details –  Circular 201909-03 - SLSSNB Interbranch Junior Selection Trial



The Surf Sports Intensive Camps will again be a big feature of the 2019/20 surf sports calendar with two camps scheduled for 2019 and a third at the start of 2020. The camp is designed to improve the competition skills of all nippers whilst providing a fun couple of days. Nippers get expert coaching, are fed, watered and put through their paces from 9am – 3pm over two days.
Camp 1 will take place at North Curl Curl on Thursday 10th and Friday 11th October to kick of the season.
Click here for registration form or Contact Mechelle
Camp two as always will be at Freshwater on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th December. 

Team App will be used throughout the upcoming Surf Sports Season as a platform to communicateimportant news, information & event updates to competitors, officials, team managers, coaches, representative teams and all club surf sports contacts.
For information on how to join & use
Team App click here. Once in Team App search for our SLSSNB Surf Sports team, or find us online at . Request access to the groups that match your interest as follows -
•           Coaches
•           Competitors – Juniors (Nippers)
•           Competitors – Masters
•           Competitors – Youth & Opens
•           Development Squad
•           Lifesaving
•           Nipper Parents
•           Officials
•           Surf Sports Contacts
•           Team Managers  

Surf Sports Manual Update
SLSA have released an update to the Surf Sports Manual as per following –
Amongst the updates are some major changes around competitor eligibility criteria, which will have an impact on competition participation. Specifically these are as follows 
-       U13 competitors no longer require SRC to compete in “designated U14 Team events”
-       U13 competitors can no longer participate in any U15 events
-       U14 competitors can no longer participate in U15 individual events, but can “compete in designated U15 team events”
-       U17 competitors are eligible to compete in only two team event ages in each event discipline e.g. U17 & U19 or U17 & Open
-       U19 competitors are eligible to compete in only two team event ages in each event discipline e.g. U19 & U23 or U19 & Open

For additional surf sports news and information, visit the SLSNSW Surf Sports Weekly News page, Click Here