North Cott Wins Four SLSWA Awards

We are thrilled to announce that at the SLSWA Awards of Excellence our Club was named 2018/19 Club of the Year!!

Congratulations to every one of our members who contribute in a myriad of ways to make our Club the place it is.

Congratulations also to:

  • Steve “Birdy” Bird as the recipient of the Bernie Kelly Medal for most outstanding results at the State Championships.
  • The Christchurch Grammar School – NCSLSC Bronze Medallion program, awarded Community Program of the Year. Congratulations to Julian Ming and Alli Gould for their monumental efforts in running such a successful program year after year.
  • The Sports Team of the Year award are our very own “Yeah the Boys” Surf Boat crew of Dave Hunt, Henry Gillett, Matt Mann, Jack Varney and James Walsh.

We are also very proud to announce Mark “Fini” Finucane was inducted into the SLSWA Hall of Fame. Fini’s achievements within SLSWA are outstanding and we are privileged to have Fini work with our most junior competitors – helping build the next generation of outstanding Club and surf sports members.

We would like to further acknowledge and congratulate our Club nominees who were finalists in the awards – Helen Allison, Nathan Fitzgerald and Julian Ming. While you didn’t come home with the victory, you are among our most outstanding members and your efforts are greatly appreciated.