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THREE SURF STARS NAMED IN OZ SQUAD

Umina Life Member Garry Mensforth has been named Manager of the Australian team for November’s World Championships.

The Central Coast also has three athletes in the squad of 32.

Club mates Jemma Smith and Rachel Wood along with Shelly Beach star Brad Woodward – who won two individual medals in backstroke events at the Commonwealth Games.

It will be whittled down though, with just 12 competitors to don the green and gold in Adelaide.

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About Steve Allan

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Steve has been a casual sports journalist with NBN Central Coast since 2007. In his role with the National Rugby League; Steve has worked at every Grand Final since 1999, including hosting the post match presentation for channel nine from 2003 to 2010. He is also the host of a radio sports show, and has been named Best Sports Presenter Provincial at the Australian Commercial Radio Awards on six occasions. When he's not reporting on sport, he's an active participant - winning numerous Australian surf lifesaving medals at open and masters level.

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