News & EventsNews & Event updates from Wainui Surf Life Saving Club

Wider community support Clubs Annual Fundraising Garage Sale

19 Nov 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

An amazing effort this week from our members that gave of their time to support and help out at the Wainui Surf Lifesaving Clubs Annual Monster Fundraising Garage Sale! A HUGE thank you to you all.

Nippers season kicks off at the Pool

12 Nov 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

The 2017/18 Nippers season got under way with the first session held at the Olympic Pool. Great timing as a cold southerly raged out the coast.

Medals keep coming on Day 2 for Wainui Swimmers at National Pool Champs

14 Oct 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC


Day 2 at NZ Pool Champs & our juniors continued to put in huge swims. Big effort in the obstacles races with Imogen Amor-Bendall placing third for a bronze medal in the U13 girls.

Wainui Team Going Great at SLSNZ Pool Champs

13 Oct 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Wainui Junior Pool Champs team came out firing this morning on day one of the SLSNZ National Pool Champs at Auckland's AUT Millennium Pool.
Finishing the day in 6th place overall the team blazed up the pool;
Jack Keepa, u14 boys - gold 50m with Fins, gold & a new NZ record in 50m Rescue Medley & bronze 50m brick carry
Team of Jack Keepa & Jamie Joblin gold in 100m patient tow
Relay team - Jack Keepa, Jamie Joblin, Jonty Evans & Brad Hill; bronze in brick relay & bronze in 4x50 rescue medley relay
Imogen Amor-Bendall bronze in 50m brick carry
Huge congrats to all the team today on epic swims, PB's & the best can do team spirit.
Back at the pool bright & early, good luck team.

Working Bee and Spring Clean

30 Sep 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Call to action for all club members!

Wainui Club Members Represent NZ at World SUP

11 Sep 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Our very own Wainui crew, Sean Hovell, Stella and Jasmine Smith, represented NZ at the World SUP and Prone Paddle Board Champs in Denmark during September 2107.

Gisborne Pool Champs

27 Aug 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

On a cold winters Sunday morning Gisborne's Surf Sport Pool Athletes showed up at the Olympic Pool to compete in the Gisborne Pool Champs Event.

Wainui Hosts IRB Training Camp

12 Aug 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

We had a great time in Gisborne at the 2017 Zespri InternationalGisborne/Tairāwhit IRB Development Weekend at Wainui! Thank you to our ER partners for helping us put on such an awesome weekend

Wainui Members receive awards and recognition at 2017 Gisborne Awards

11 Jul 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Wainui Members were acknowledged for their outstanding contributions to Surf Life Saving in the Gisborne Region at a night of celebrations.

Wainui SLSC 2016/17 Season End of Year Prize Giving

18 Jun 2017 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Last night saw the annual Wainui SLSC prize giving celebrated in style with a fantastic turn out from our members. Recognition was given & success rewarded in a traditional family atmosphere. 
Huge thanks to our awesome sponsors who continue to support the club. Also to all our volunteer life guards who front up for patrols & keep our beach safe. 
Congratulations to all those who received awards: