The 2017 International Surf Rescue Challenge (ISRC) will be hosted by Surf Life Saving New Zealand and will be held at Mount Maunganui, Tauranga on Thursday 30th November, 2017.
This event will include the 2017 International Surf Rescue Challenge & 2017 International Surf Rescue Youth Challenge.
The event is based around a comprehensive competition programme conducted over three tests, which includes swim, surf board, surf ski and beach events. The ISRC originally started in 1939 as the Trans-Tasman Series between Australia and New Zealand, with the current format of the event first conducted in 1999, which included South Africa and then followed by other countries, which are currently participating.
An overall point score will be maintained in both the Open afe and Youth categories with the winners being declared the Open and Youth 2017 International Surf Rescue Challenge Champions.
Date & Venue:
Thursday 30th November - Sunday 3rd December 2017
Main Beach, Mount Maunganui