NEW WORLD RECORD - Laura Quilter smashes her own 50m Carry world record by 1.5 secs to finish in 32.79!!!!!! An official new world record set by Laura that the Australian Pool Rescue Championships at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre. Awesome build up in preparation for the world lifesaving championships in The Netherlands next month.
News & EventsNews & Event updates from Wainui Surf Life Saving Club
Gisborne is getting set to celebrate the Surf Life Saving season and its members' achievements at this year's awards ceremony.
Wainui SLSC member Laura Quilter has been named as a member of the Black Fins 2016 team.
Wainui SLSC hosted the Wainui Junior Carnival on Sunday 24 January 2016. Due to the nature of the surf conditions that prevail along Wainui's beaches we hadn't seen a junior carnival here in more than 5 years. This season however conditions have been perfect for junior surf and this carnival saw 134 Junior Surf competitors from the 3 Gisborne clubs; Waikanae 52, Wainui 43 and Midway 39.
Five of Wainui's senior surf sport athletes have been announced as members of the BDO Gisborne/Tairawhiti Open and Youth Representative Team.
Jack Virtue took out top placing overall in the Open Mens Division of the Gisborne Senior Champs held at Midway 7th and 9th January 2016.
Wainui's Surf Sport Athletes, Jonty Low, Jack Virtue, Jacque Klavs and Joe Puddick took out top placing in the U19 Mens Teams division of The Mount Monster on Saturday 19 December.