Tag: IRB

Team Toa gears up for the annual IRB Long Haul Race!

The Bay of Plenty IRB Long Haul is back for its fifth year. This event calls upon the best IRB crews in the country to battle it out along the magnificent Bay of Plenty coastline, as they race from Ohope Beach to Mount Maunganui Main Beach. Trust Waikato Whiritoa Lifeguard Service in collaboration with Trust…

2016 IRB Long Haul

Twelve teams will be tested with physically and mentally demanding challenges this weekend as they take on the annual Bay of Plenty IRB Long Haul race from Ohope Beach to Mount Maunganui. This year, the race format has been changed to create a five stage race to allow for closer racing. Read more.

To much Christmas cheer maybe?

Good morning fellow members, Last night a couple of posts came to you all, and after reading them this morning I thought it prudent to get some traction on retraction. The first post was about sourcing a replacement ATV as our Yamaha Viking ATV is on the blink. Please note we were after an ATV and NOT an…

Team Toa Strikes Back!

It was a very cold and wet 2 days in Pauanui over the weekend with Whiritoa Crewman improving their skills in the IRB ahead of the Raglan Exam. The IRB Development camp put on by Surf Lifesaving Eastern Region was a great success! 51 candidates with 13 IRB’s from 6 Surf clubs including Whiritoa took part in the…