Tag: Trust Waikato

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…

Well done to Team Toa’s Oceans 17 Team!

A huge congratulations to Alexis McClennan, Jayde Hanner, Flynn Brogan and Lauren Young who attended Surf Lifesaving’s U14 National Championships AKA Oceans 17 over the weekend! These guys gave it their all and represented Trust Waikato Whiritoa Lifeguard Service well in all their events! There were some great results for first timers Alexis, Flynn and Lauren and…

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.

The 2015/16 patrolling season has officially ended

Our patrolling season has now officially ended for 2015/16! We would like to say A HUGE Thank you… To all the volunteer lifeguards who put in a whopping 2,355.25 hours of patrol! Keeping the beach safe. To all the volunteers and busybodies behind the scenes who ensured that the club was able to operate smoothly. Also all our wonderful…