High Performance

Welcome to the high performance and development section of the website. Surf Life Saving NSW offers a number of high performance and development programs within NSW.

In this section you will find:

High Performance

Surf Life Saving NSW's High Performance pathway is for members that aspire to represent NSW in surf lifesaving. SLSNSW selects athletes for the following teams, squads and camps:

  • NSW Surf Interstate Team
  • NSW IRB Interstate Team
  • NSW Surf Boat Interstate Team
  • NSW Pool Interstate Team
  • NSW Country Team
  • NSW Performance Academy


SLSNSW runs a number of development programes for talent identification and talent development such as:

  • Junior Development Academy
  • Pool Rescue Development Clinics
  • IRB Competition Development Clinics
  • Beach Development Clinics
  • Coaching the Coast
  • Sweep School Program

SLSNSW selects athletes for the following development squads and teams:

  • NSW IRB Development Team
  • U18 Pool Rescue Development team


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