561 Papamoa Beach Road, Papamoa Beach, Papamoa 3118

info@papamoalifeguards.co.nz
07 542 2122

561 Papamoa Beach Road, Papamoa Beach, Papamoa 3118

info@papamoalifeguards.co.nz
07 542 2122

IRB MEMBERSHIP & PATHWAYS

IRB Pathways are a club focus:

  • Life Guarding is our core business!

  • Engage, retain and develop our membership – IRB pathways provide exciting opportunities for our members to develop valuable life guarding skills that benefit the delivery of our core business

How our IRB (Inflatable Rescue Boat) Membership are supporting the our wider community

LIFE GUARDING – our core business!

Our mission is “to prevent drowning and injury on Papamoa beach”

PATROLLING

  • Volunteer weekend patrols

  • Regional guarding during peak season

  • PAPAMOA EAST Satellite Tower & Patrol Operations

ECOS (Emergancy Call Out Squad) OPERATIONS

  • ECOS Operations during Edgecumbe Flooding

IRB PATHWAYS & DEVELOPMENT

Our vision is to deliver “excellence in life guarding, surf sports and leadership through strong membership and community engagement”. 

Engaging, Retaining, and Developing our lifeguards through IRB Pahtways, ensures as a club we can continue to develop and grow to meet the demands of our core business in a rapidly growing community.

EVENT SUPPORT

Club, Community, Region and Nationally

Event Guarding and Water Safety

  • Event Guarding (providing qualified aquatic safety support nationally  (eg: Taupo IronMan, Lakes Rotorua)

  • Water Safety for interclub events (eg: Papamoa Junior Surf Invitational Carnival, SLSNZ Events run in our BOP Region)

SURF SPORTS

TRAINING AND RACING TO BE THE BEST!

​​Surf Sport – training and racing to be fitter, faster, stronger lifeguards

OUR PEOPLE … 

IRB Membership Leaders

We are incredibly lucky to have exceptional members, volunteers, and leaders in our club and community who are completely passionate and dedicated to the advancement of members down the IRB Pathway.  Our sincere thanks to the following members who are fully committed to the success of our IRB pathways programs and continually foster and create a tangible mutual relationship between our sponsor, members and the wider community. 

Examiners

STU LOWTH

SHAUN SMITH

– ECOS (Emergancy Call Out Squad)

IRB Membership Liaison

Our 2018/19 IRB Membership Liaison will be appointed by at the start of the season.  They will provide a connect between all IRB membership, our sponsors and the wider community through effective and regular communication.