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Pioneers celebrate 50 years of nippers

05 November 2018

Pioneers celebrate 50 years of nippers

The Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service celebrated a very special milestone over the weekend, 50 years after the start of nippers at the club.

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ACG continues support in Nipper’s 50th year

05 November 2018

ACG continues support in Nipper’s 50th year

As the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service's Nippers prepares to celebrate their 50th anniversary next month, local school ACG Tauranga in Pyes Pa is delighted to announce it will continue as primary sponsor of the Nippers programme for a second year.

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Surf clubs celebrate significant TECT funding

23 October 2018

Surf clubs celebrate significant TECT funding

The Tauranga Energy Consumers Trust has just announced an $800,000 contribution to both the Mount Maunganui and Papamoa surf clubs for their respective rebuild projects, just as the new patrol season starts.

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Containers help house Mount lifeguards

18 October 2018

Containers help house Mount lifeguards

With the completion of the 11-month build still on the horizon, plus a last-minute delay in opening the basement, the club’s voluntary patrols will operate out of containers and portacoms for the first few weeks of the season.

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Mount Lifeguard Service celebrates 50 years of ‘Nippers’

02 October 2018

Mount Lifeguard Service celebrates 50 years of ‘Nippers’

Mt Maunganui became the first club in NZ to launch the programme for young members in 1968. 

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Whose wine is it anyway?

25 September 2018

Whose wine is it anyway?

Join us for a blind wine tasting event, raising funds for the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service rebuild. 

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Mount Surf Club embraces new donation technology

25 September 2018

Mount Surf Club embraces new donation technology

As it builds for the future the Mount Manganui Lifeguard Service (MMLS) is also embracing the future as it looks to a new donation pay system to help cover the costs of the rebuild.

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Rescued pair forever grateful to local lifeguards

07 August 2018

Rescued pair forever grateful to local lifeguards

It’s a moment seared forever into the mind of Megan Davis - her father Alan, breathless and exhausted, telling her to let go because he couldn’t keep afloat any longer.

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Mount Lifeguard Service Appoints New Patron

28 June 2018

Mount Lifeguard Service Appoints New Patron

A new patron has been announced for the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service to help spearhead efforts to complete its new headquarters and embark on a new era. 

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Mount Lifeguard Service lays solid foundation for future

21 June 2018

Mount Lifeguard Service lays solid foundation for future

The new state of the art Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service building reached a major milestone today with 46 truckloads (275 cubic metres) of concrete poured establishing the foundations which will hold the clubs new multi-purpose facility.

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Charity specialist to help club rebuild

25 May 2018

Charity specialist to help club rebuild

The Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service has a specialist fundraiser on board to help raise the $900,000 needed to complete their club rebuild.

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Cow bones catch out club contractors

24 May 2018

Cow bones catch out club contractors

Bones found yesterday at the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service’s construction site proved to be a false alarm - but also a timely reminder of the area’s cultural heritage.
 

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Surf club building about to topple

02 May 2018

Surf club building about to topple

A digger is just about to move in as the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service building project enters its next phase.

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Mount coach continues amazing record

29 March 2018

Mount coach continues amazing record

Our club coach John 'Spindles' Bryant has continued his remarkable run of national championship success.

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Busy weekend for Mount lifeguards

05 February 2018

Busy weekend for Mount lifeguards

Big swells and busy beaches kept the Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service on their toes over the weekend, with five rescues and a number of responses.

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Southern Trust jet ski proving worth

21 December 2017

Southern Trust jet ski proving worth

The Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service's jet ski continues to prove its worth, as club coach John Bryant has discovered.

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Miller finally tames Mount Monster

16 December 2017

Miller finally tames Mount Monster

Hamish Miller scored a popular home-beach win in the 2017 Mount Monster, while Rachel Clarke took home the women's title.

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Monstrous challenge for multisporter Clark

13 December 2017

Monstrous challenge for multisporter Clark

Another record field is lining up for the fifth-annual Dexion Mount Monster this weekend, with intriguing elements set to make the race a cracker.

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Mini Monster set for surf debut

05 December 2017

Mini Monster set for surf debut

Surf lifesaving’s Mount Monster will open a new dimension next week, with the Mini Monster set to showcase the best junior talent around.

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ACG Tauranga on board with Nippers

12 October 2017

ACG Tauranga on board with Nippers

The next generation of Mount Maunganui lifeguards have been given a significant boost, with local school ACG Tauranga becoming the primary sponsor of the MMLS’s Nippers programme for the 2017/2018 season. 

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Sweet win for Mount juniors

05 March 2017

Sweet win for Mount juniors

Mount Maunganui’s next generation of surf lifesavers have won the Oceans 17 New Zealand under-14 championships today.

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McKenzie tames Mount Monster for second win

17 December 2016

McKenzie tames Mount Monster for second win

Top Kiwi ironwoman Danielle McKenzie has won her second Mount Monster women's title, while Australian Luke Cuff captured the men's race in a dramatic sprint finish.
 

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Local knowledge helping Aussie invaders

15 December 2016

Local knowledge helping Aussie invaders

The Aussie contingent in this weekend’s New Zealand’s biggest surf lifesaving race - the Mount Monster - will have some handy local knowledge to draw on.

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Record Monster field goes international

09 December 2016

Record Monster field goes international

New Zealand’s biggest surf lifesaving race has taken another giant leap forward, with next week’s fourth Mount Monster endurance event boasting a record field with a distinct international flavour.

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Milestone for club’s new build

09 November 2016

Milestone for club’s new build

The Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service has broken through the $1 million mark in fundraising for a new world-class, multi-use base.

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Sunshine as new season opens at the Mount

25 October 2016

Sunshine as new season opens at the Mount

The 2016-17 surf lifesaving season got off to a brillantly sunny start at Labour Weekend.

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History for Mount surf lifesavers

06 September 2016

History for Mount surf lifesavers

Mount Maunganui's champion surf lifesavers have created more history, taking their club to the national pool rescue title in Auckland over the weekend.

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Jarman honoured for long lifesaving stint

06 June 2016

Jarman honoured for long lifesaving stint

Mount Maunganui Lifegurd Service stalwart Kent Jarman has become a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the Queen's Birthday Honours.

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