Story: Lifesaving and surfing

Champion surfers (1st of 2)

Champion surfers

Maz Quinn is possibly the best-known New Zealand surfer. In 2001 he was one of a small group chosen for the World Championship Tour, an international professional competition. He is shown here in action at the 2006 Hyundai National Surfing Championships, at Ninety Mile Beach in Northland.

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New Zealand Herald
Reference: 12 January 2006
Photograph by Richard Robinson

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Lifesaving and surfing - Surfing: 1970s to today', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/7383/champion-surfers (accessed 28 September 2020)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 12 Jun 2006