The Sydney Branch Surf Life Saving Championships were held recently. Following are some impressive results from the event for the Maroubra Surf Life Saving Club.
Three students competed in an event called Champion Lifesaver. Champion Lifesaver is a daylong event which incorporates 7 disciplines: SLSA Theory Exam, live patient scenario, CPR on a manikin, a Surf Race, a Sprint Race, a Tube Race and a Board Race. Points are given for each event and the combined total of points determines the medallists in each age group.
Natalie Harper Year 11 – Gold U17 Champion Lifesaver
Samantha Goldrick Year 10 – Gold U15 Champion Lifesaver and Bronze in the U15 Beach flags
Madeline Hession Year 9 – Bronze U15 Champion Lifesaver
The Maroubra U23 March Past team also won Gold. OLSH representatives included
Year 11 – Elizabeth Perry, Natalie Harper & Olivia Payne.
Year 10 – Samantha Goldrick.
Year 9 – Emily El-Chah, Madeline Hession & Phoebe Kypreos.
The Maroubra SLSC Junior March Past team won a Silver medal. OLSH were representative by Year 8 students Jasmine Georgas & Sophie Payne
All of these girls will be competing in the State championships in March.
Champion Lifesaver’s Natalie, Maddie and Sami