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  • Attack of the Groms

    Attack of the Groms

    Mon, 29 September 2014

    Watch the edit of the upcoming Hurley SA Junior Champs that comes to Lower Point in JBay from the 7 to 11 October. Be ready for an invasion of the hottest groms in South Africa. ..

  • Shot Down in the Street

    Shot Down in the Street

    Mon, 29 September 2014

    Photo highlights of the Reef Kalk Bay Shootout held in 3-4' surf at SA's mini Pipeline. Jordy Maree was the standout standup while Johnny Maritz boosted bodyboarding, by Billy Ackerman. ..

  • EP do the Double

    EP do the Double

    Mon, 29 September 2014

    Cranking six foot surf at Mossel Bay saw Eastern Province win the President's Cup for just the 2nd time in the 49 years that the SA Surfing Championships has run. ..

  • Untrashing the Kom

    Untrashing the Kom

    Mon, 29 September 2014

    Last weekend the people of Kommetjie collectively removed 500kg, or half a ton, of garbage and plastic detritus from Long Beach, taking them only three hours. Dougal Patterson was there. ..

  • Tyler Takes Roxy Pro

    Tyler Takes Roxy Pro

    Mon, 29 September 2014

    Bianca Buitendag took equal 5th as Tyler Wright took out Courtney Conlogue in the final of the Roxy Pro France in clean contestable 3-5' surf at Hossegor yesterday. ..

  • Mossels Cracks Champs

    Mossels Cracks Champs

    Fri, 26 September 2014

    Mossel Bay makes history as it hosts the SA Surfing Champs for the first time in the 49 year history of the national event, which features more than 100 of our best surfers from eight provincial teams. ..

  • Hello Paradise

    Hello Paradise

    Fri, 26 September 2014

    A rugged coastline was juxtaposed by tropical pockets of lush rainforest. The waves were hollow and fast with razor sharp, shallow reef. It was a week of bliss. Hello Paradise. Video by Billabong. ..

  • Lighties head for Seals

    Lighties head for Seals

    Thu, 25 September 2014

    The final event in the Billabong Junior Series 2014 will be held at iconic righthand pointbreak Seal Point at Cape St Francis from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th October. ..


29/09/2014, 16:41
attack-of-the-groms The Latest Clips
Watch the edit of the upcoming Hurley SA Junior Champs that comes to Lower Point in JBay from the 7 to 11 October. Be ready for an invasion of the hottest groms in South Africa.
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29/09/2014, 09:47
shot-down-in-the-street Featured Slideshows
Photo highlights of the Reef Kalk Bay Shootout held in 3-4' surf at SA's mini Pipeline. Jordy Maree was the standout standup while Johnny Maritz boosted bodyboarding, by Billy Ackerman.
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29/09/2014, 08:38
ep-do-the-double Breaking News
Cranking six foot surf at Mossel Bay saw Eastern Province win the President's Cup for just the 2nd time in the 49 years that the SA Surfing Championships has run.
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29/09/2014, 08:04
untrashing-the-kom Breaking News
Last weekend the people of Kommetjie collectively removed 500kg, or half a ton, of garbage and plastic detritus from Long Beach, taking them only three hours. Dougal Patterson was there.
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29/09/2014, 07:35
tyler-takes-roxy-pro Breaking News
Bianca Buitendag took equal 5th as Tyler Wright took out Courtney Conlogue in the final of the Roxy Pro France in clean contestable 3-5' surf at Hossegor yesterday.
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26/09/2014, 11:59
mossel-cracker-champs Breaking News
Mossel Bay makes history as it hosts the SA Surfing Champs for the first time in the 49 year history of the national event, which features more than 100 of our best surfers from eight provincial teams.
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26/09/2014, 10:45
hello-paradise The Latest Clips
A rugged coastline was juxtaposed by tropical pockets of lush rainforest. The waves were hollow and fast with razor sharp, shallow reef. It was a week of bliss. Hello Paradise. Video by Billabong.
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25/09/2014, 16:14
lighties-head-for-seals Breaking News
The final event in the Billabong Junior Series 2014 will be held at iconic righthand pointbreak Seal Point at Cape St Francis from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th October.
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25/09/2014, 08:41
it-s-on Breaking News
Round 1 of the first ever Roxy Pro France has been called in cooking 4-6 foot surf at Hossegor. Bianca Buitendag surfs in Heat 6. Catch it live today on www.aspworldtour.com. Men's event on standby.
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25/09/2014, 08:09
slide-lines Featured Slideshows
Sliding the lines of JBay recently were Derek Hynd, Wayne Monk, Mikey Meyer, Warren Dean, Ricky Basnett, Kai Wolf, Emma Smith and others. Photos by Nick Wren. See his website or Facebook.
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22/09/2014, 11:16
frequent-flying The Latest Clips
Top Nixon surfer William Aliotti, who hails from the Caribbean, brought home this video souvenir after adding miles to his Frequent Flyer card with some serious surf tripping to the world's best waves.
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22/09/2014, 08:29
v-bay-weekend Featured Slideshows
Here are some fun photos from before and during the Quiksilver Takes One to Know One series' last event at Vic Bay on the weekend. Photos Grant Scholtz and Luke Patterson.
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22/09/2014, 07:23
de-vries-wins-totko Breaking News
Beyrick De Vries of Umhlanga Rocks shredded his way to a win yesterday in the open mens division at the final leg of the Quiksilver Takes One To Know One series.
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19/09/2014, 12:00
the-comeback-kid Breaking News
Jordy Smith put a patchy season behind him with a last-minute win over John John Florence in the Hurley Pro Trestles yesterday, while Stephanie Gilmore took the Swatch Women's Pro, with Bianca Buitendag falling in the quarters against Sally Fitzgibbons.
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18/09/2014, 11:47
trestles-heats-up The Latest Clips
The crazy level of surfing skill displayed by Hawaiian John John Florence at Trestles yesterday was nothing short of breathtaking. Here's the video wrap to get you in the mood.
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18/09/2014, 11:24
green-light-for-kbayshoot Breaking News
The Reef Kalk Bay Shootout has officially been given the green light as a solid south swell bears down on False Bay, with Saturday set for the big day. Pull in for some insane surfing and bodyboarding.
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18/09/2014, 10:23
jordy-turns-it-around Breaking News
Jordy Smith and Bianca Buitendag are through to the quarters of their respective events at Trestles after a cooking day of surf yesterday that saw Jordy squeak past Michel Bourez in Round Five.
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18/09/2014, 09:44
world-surf-league Breaking News
In a letter to the surfing community, Paul Speaker explains the decision to change the ASP's name to the World Surf League. Includes video of interviews with several top surfers. You decide.
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17/09/2014, 17:24
relatively-speaking Featured Slideshows
When you're a lightey, or a little guy or a grom, you can squeeze into the smallest of tubes, as this slideshow by Grant Scholtz of a recent session at Long Beach and Krans testifies.
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17/09/2014, 17:02
year-alone The Latest Clips
This vid has been around for a few weeks, but a nice soundtrack and South African feel provides a great backdrop to some hot surfing by rising star Slade Prestwich. Video by Steven Michelsen.
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17/09/2014, 16:42
brand-awareness Breaking News
Nice to see surf brands like Billabong putting back by cleaning up the environment after a beach cleanup was held recently in Jeffreys Bay, where a surprising amount of junk was collected.
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  • Scottburgh open coast

    Russ Russ Yesterday
    The southerly is giving us a major spanking. The surf is wild and frothy with some serious swell on the way. Its between the man mades for the rest of the week. Saturday is ...

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  • Untrashing the Kom

    lynn croall lynn croall Yesterday
    What an experience ..kids dogs and us..all picking up all the rubbish that destroy..s beautiful Kommetjie...an amazing place to grow upin..keep going

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  • EP do the Double

    Jonesy Jonesy Yesterday
    Well done Jbay folk for the frothing EP groms. If it was held at a left ...may have been a different cup winner !!Ha Ha. Well done Dylan and Emma.

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  • Scottburgh open coast

    Russ Russ 2 days ago
    The swell has jacked to around 6ft on the sets however its a manky mess out there this morning. Looks like an overnight onshore last night crumpled things up. Looks to remain kind ...

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  • Vudu Surfboards

    Bianca Bianca 3 days ago
    Hi Guys, Am looking for a beginner long board second hand. how do I go about getting the right board for my height and weight - or doesnt it really matter? Any advice would be ...

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WavescapeSA KZN Far North Coast --Sea looks pretty broken by big east swell and lots of onshore wind Tuesday although a big ... http://t.co/YnkGEhHmV0
WavescapeSA Durban and surrounds --Solid run of yeast swell for Dirtbin and area Tuesday 4-5' (in and out of town) in light ... http://t.co/fif4AbJKxD
WavescapeSA KZN South Coast --A peaky 4-6' swell runs early Tuesday with offshores blowing, but a leftover sickly bump on it... http://t.co/XeVlSsrRJB
WavescapeSA Wild Coast --The SW buster blows Tuesday after a leftover sickly SE start, as a solid 6'+ east swell hammers thr... http://t.co/tdS8Vst7lj

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