The Interstate Championships Team consists of a maximum of 24 members from each state around Australia, during one day of competition representatives of the different states battle it out earning points for their home state. The Team comprises of a 12-person Open Team (U19/Open) and a 12-person Youth Team (U17/U19). Athletes are selected based on their performances throughout the 2019 season as well as competitive history from the State/ Australian Championships and any previous State Team experience. The team is selected with the primary objective of achieving the best outcome for Tasmania in all events at the Interstate Championships. Athletes that are selected in the team will compete at the Interstate Championships and other supplementary events in new South Wales in January 2020.
The Youth Pathways Cup event is run by SLSNSW and is for U14 and U15 members, 5 girls and 5 boys from each age group so a team of 20 with a management group to support the team.
The Tasmanian Surf Boats State Team is represented by six surf boat crews, one from each of the following divisions: Open Men, Open Women, Reserve, U23 Men, U23 Women and U19. Selection is based on participation in the 2019/20 Navy Surf Boat Series and other performances in other events.
Click here for the SLST State Representative Teams Selection Policy.
Congratulations to the following representatives heading to the Interstates Carnival and the Youth Pathways Cup Teams:
Nominations Now Open - See circular 19-09