Day 1-We had lots of great performances today – highlights were Gold – Tanner Baxter in the U14 Beach Flags, Gold – Lucy Bartlett in the U12 Run Swim Run, Bronze – Boston McNamara in the U14 Beach Flags, Lucy B 4th in the U12 Beach Flags, Bailey 4th in the U13 Men’s Beach Flags and we also had a host of athletes qualify for their Board Race Finals on Sunday!
Day 2-Another Great day for Omanu Athletes! Highlights – Silver – Lucy Bartlett U12 Beach Sprint, Bronze – Scarlett Glover, Silver – Molly & Lucia U14 Board Rescue, Silver – Tanner & Baxter U14 Mens Board Rescue, Bronze – Tommy & Gus U14 Mens Board Rescue, Bronze – Tanner, Boston, Molly, Lucia U14 Beach Relay, Bronze – Sean, Freddy, Lucy, Jess U12 Beach Relay! Action kicks off from 8am tomorrow at Mt Main Beach, come down and cheer our Omanu Beach SLSC athletes on!! Go Omanu!!!!
Day 3-Great work again from all our Omanu Beach SLSC Jnr’s today! Highlights – Gold U12 Women’s Board Relay – Lucy Bartlett, Lucy Sandford & Jess Carey!! 5th U14 Men’s Board Relay Tanner, Baxter & Boston, 5th U14 Women’s Tube Rescue Ayla Redshaw & Molly Shivnan, 6th 2km Beach Relay Baxter, Dylan, Lucy B, Renee & we had a number of athletes qualify for Surf Race and Diamond Finals tomorrow!! Racing kicks off from 8am – head down to Mt Main Beach and cheer us on!! Thanks to all the officials, event helpers and good luck to all the other athletes!! Go Omanu !! Surf Life Saving New Zealand
Day 4- It was a Fantastic last day for our Omanu Beach SLSC Ocean Athletes today!! Highlights – Gold Lucy Bartlett U12 Women’s Diamond Race, Gold Molly Shivnan U14 Women’s Board Race, Gold Boston, Gus, Ayla, Tanner, Molly & Scarlett U14 Mixed Cameron Relay, Silver x 2 Lucy Bartlett U12 Women’s Surf Race & Board Race, Bronze Tanner Baxter U14 Men’s Diamond and a host of others were in Finals!! Big thanks to all our athletes who were outstanding over all four days….. which added up to 2nd overall in the club points!! Awesome effort!!
Congratulations to Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service on their overall win and Waihi Beach Surf Lifesaving Club / Waikanae Surf Life Saving Club for their 3rd equal place and all the other athletes/clubs!! Thanks to all our Coaches/managers/parents/supporters and a massive thanks to all the event officials and team for all their efforts/ giving up their time to help run the event! Bring on next year!!! Go Omanu!!!!! Surf Life Saving New Zealand