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THE EAST London Surf Lifesaving Club (EL Surf) dominated at the Eastern Cape Junior and Senior Life Saving Championships that took place last weekend at Nahoon Beach.

OFF THEY GO! The U19 Boys at the start of their race at the Eastern Cape Junior and Senior Life Saving Championships on Sunday at Nahoon Beach. The race required that the young life savers run into the ocean and swim out past the surf before making their way back to the shoreline Picture: MADELEINE CHAPUT

Braving the cooler weather and rough sea at the finals on Sunday, EL Surf ranked first out of four clubs with a total of 1089 points, a whopping 566 points ahead of Kings Beach Surf Lifesaving Club which bagged second place.

EL surf life savers earned top points for their club and excelled in both the male and female divisions across all age groups in various events including the Board Race, Run/Swim/Run, Double Ski, Ironman, Ironwoman, Single Ski Relay and Surf Swim.

Other participating clubs included Summerstrand Lifesaving Club and Woodridge Surf Lifesaving Club, which were ranked third and forth, respectively.

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