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  • I See your Point

    I See your Point

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    The surf has been going off in Cape Town, with city spots in Sea Point firing. Josh Rowe lurked on the promenade to capture the lesser spotted See Punt local hunting slabs in the concrete jungle. ..

  • Eina Moments

    Eina Moments

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    Eina! Anyone need medical insurance? Here is a video wrap of the scariest surfing wipeouts from 2014 by the good people at Surfline: "From big wave total carnage to near-death experiences". ..

  • Boland Brus

    Boland Brus

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    There've been waves in the Boland over the last few days after another stonking summer swell hit the Cape yesterday. Phillip Nel and friends enjoyed a few while Grant Scholtz stalked the shore. ..

  • 3 2 1 Bungeeee!

    3 2 1 Bungeeee!

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    Fear can give people superhuman strength. Doing the Bloukrans bungee has the opposite effect on Spike, who finally knows what goes down under the bridge we always drive over on surf trips. ..

  • The Roots of Retro

    The Roots of Retro

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    As the RVCA Rolling Retro sets up to mark a bygone era of surfing, Craig Jarvis traces the origin of the retro surf movement back to a single surf event at beachbreak Hossegor, France, in 1993. ..

  • Lekker Light Edit

    Lekker Light Edit

    Wed, 28 January 2015

    Check this new video depicting prodigiously talented Dylan Lightfoot as he blasts Elands Bay, JBay, Cape Town, Mossel Bay, Bruces and Europe. Music by Ausmuteants - Tinnitus. Video by Grant Beck. Nice. ..

  • Caves Men

    Caves Men

    Mon, 26 January 2015

    See two sweet photo sequences to kickstart your week: Tommy Kruger gets tubed at Caves on Saturday, while SA bodyboarder Mafoos Lombard pulls off a big reverse in the same session. ..

  • Josh Representing!

    Josh Representing!

    Sun, 25 January 2015

    Durbanite Josh Redman turned heads on Friday after hooking some ridiculous tubes near the shipping lanes at Jaws. One of the rides has already been entered for Billabong XXL Ride of the Year. ..


28/01/2015, 16:51
i-see-your-point Featured Slideshows
The surf has been going off in Cape Town, with city spots in Sea Point firing. Josh Rowe lurked on the promenade to capture the lesser spotted See Punt local hunting slabs in the concrete jungle.
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28/01/2015, 15:48
eina-moments The Latest Clips
Eina! Anyone need medical insurance? Here is a video wrap of the scariest surfing wipeouts from 2014 by the good people at Surfline: "From big wave total carnage to near-death experiences".
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28/01/2015, 15:35
boland-brus Featured Slideshows
There've been waves in the Boland over the last few days after another stonking summer swell hit the Cape yesterday. Phillip Nel and friends enjoyed a few while Grant Scholtz stalked the shore.
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28/01/2015, 15:00
3-2-1-bungeeee Breaking News
Fear can give people superhuman strength. Doing the Bloukrans bungee has the opposite effect on Spike, who finally knows what goes down under the bridge we always drive over on surf trips.
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28/01/2015, 13:20
the-roots-of-retro Breaking News
As the RVCA Rolling Retro sets up to mark a bygone era of surfing, Craig Jarvis traces the origin of the retro surf movement back to a single surf event at beachbreak Hossegor, France, in 1993.
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28/01/2015, 08:25
lekker-light-edit The Latest Clips
Check this new video depicting prodigiously talented Dylan Lightfoot as he blasts Elands Bay, JBay, Cape Town, Mossel Bay, Bruces and Europe. Music by Ausmuteants - Tinnitus. Video by Grant Beck. Nice.
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26/01/2015, 08:57
caves-men Featured Slideshows
See two sweet photo sequences to kickstart your week: Tommy Kruger gets tubed at Caves on Saturday, while SA bodyboarder Mafoos Lombard pulls off a big reverse in the same session.
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25/01/2015, 11:31
josh-representing The Latest Clips
Durbanite Josh Redman turned heads on Friday after hooking some ridiculous tubes near the shipping lanes at Jaws. One of the rides has already been entered for Billabong XXL Ride of the Year.
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24/01/2015, 11:24
indo-edit The Latest Clips
Some wave riders have all the luck. Niklas Martin travelled Indo for a month and made this bodyboard video. They returned to South Africa after riding some of the best surf they have ever seen.
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23/01/2015, 09:05
what-s-in-a-name2 Breaking News
Pro surfing has changed. The World Surf League is not the ASP. For a start, aspworldtour.com has been replaced by worldsurfleague.com. But there's more. Craig Jarvis gives us the lowdown.
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21/01/2015, 11:16
bommie-bombs Featured Slideshows
Yet another big summer swell thundered along Slaapstad shores on Saturday 17th and again, a clutch of hardened Cape surfers took advantage out at their favourite bommie. Josh Rowe was there.
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21/01/2015, 09:34
senseless-death-of-ricardo-dos-santos Breaking News
In a moving tribute, Kelly Slater has called the death of tube-riding genius Ricardo Dos Santos "a senseless loss of life" after an off-duty cop shot the popular Brazilian surfer outside his home yesterday.
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20/01/2015, 18:28
leftovers The Latest Clips
Check this video montage from footage taken of Michael February from 2014 by Tao Farren-Hefer who got bored in the holidays, and worked on another great little edit. Nice soundtrack too.
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20/01/2015, 17:54
pisteful-of-madness The Latest Clips
This extreme POV video will blow your socks off. Ski pro Candide Thovex blasts down his resort of Val Blanc, soaring over people and trees, through a tunnel and cafes, straight into a lift. Insane edit.
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20/01/2015, 14:40
gale-surfing Featured Slideshows
Cape Town big wave surfers put aside their guns yesterday and pulled out the bazookas in giant waves frothed up by a howling SE gale. Grant Scholtz captured some windsurfing insanity.
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20/01/2015, 14:31
surfing-to-the-max Featured Slideshows
How many boards can you stack on a car? 282. What's the most moves on a wave? 34. See these and other zany surfing records in this epic infographic by our friends at Total Surfing Fitness.
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20/01/2015, 13:57
two-summer-sessions Featured Slideshows
Yesterday, Bikini Beach in False Bay did her thing and the locals scored fun rides, while Saturday saw some serious swell light up the area around Pringle Bay. Marcel Habets was there both times.
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19/01/2015, 12:02
hainan-pro-kicks-off-2015 Featured Slideshows
The new World Surf League held the 1st women’s Qualifying Series event of 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Hainan Pro in China. Mahina Maeda (HAW) won over Paige Hareb (NZ). Here's the photo gallery.
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19/01/2015, 11:39
the-other-jordy The Latest Clips
Look out world, here comes the other Jordy. At the age of 15, Jordy Maree went to Namibia (twice), Bali, Mentawai Islands, Portugal (U20 world champs) and Ecuador (World Junior Champs). Epic edit. Enjoy.
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13/01/2015, 14:51
rip-vernon-castle Breaking News
A paddle-out and wake to celebrate the life of 1970s and 80s South African surfing legend Vernon Castle was held at Long Beach in Kommetjie on Saturday.
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12/01/2015, 13:39
hello-2015 Featured Slideshows
If the surf in South Africa this year runs in any way similar to 2014, we're in for another scintillating roller coaster ride. Grant Scholtz looks back at some classic moments from last year.
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  • What's in this Name?

    Slimjan Slimjan Yesterday
    Just remember to replace the ASP logo at the bottom of your web site with the updated WSL one :P

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  • Protect Your Ears!

    Wavescape Editor Wavescape Editor Yesterday
    Hi guys, As some of you suggested, Atilla is dealing directly with Dr John on this one and has withdrawn his comments. This issue is closed. I have also edited the responses ...

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