Surf Life Saving - Sydney Northern Beaches

2020 SLSSNB Branch Championships Update

Please refer to the following circulars for information regarding the cancellation of the remaining 2020 Surf Life Saving Sydney Northern Beaches Branch Championships events.

Circular 202002-03- SLSSNB Branch Championships Cancellation



2020-2021 Development Squad Nominations
Nominations are now open for the 2020-2021 Development Squad. Refer to the following circular –
Circular 202003-01 - SLSSNB 2020-2021 Development Squad Nominations
Nominations can be done online as follows –

Scrutineering Process for Craft & Equipment – Updated 1-Nov-2019

SLSNSW have revised the original memorandum distributed regarding scrutineering of craft and equipment as follows – 

Memo: Superseded 2019-20 Competition Season New Scrutineering Stickers and Requirements 

This memo supersedes the SLSSNB interim process that was in place until the above was available.

Any stickers that have been applied as part of the SLSSNB interim process will still be valid until the 30 September 2021.

SLSSNB will still be holding dedicated scrutineering sessions as per the current surf sports calendar until further notice.

We will also randomly undertake scrutineering checks at Branch run events as well as Club run events and training session.


To assist clubs in self-checking the boards and skis, please refer to the following memorandum –

Memorandum 201911-01 - Scrutineering Self Check Guide for Craft Owners


 36th Edition Surf Sports Manual 

The new 36th Edition Surf Sports Manual (SSM) is now in effect as of October 1st, 2019. Changes to the manual are called out in the following SLSA Bulletin –

A full PDF version of the manual can be found in the SLSA Members portal (search for Surf Sports Manual in the Document Library). The manual is also accessible from the Documents section of our SLSSNB Surf Sports Team App Portal -  

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

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