Log in | Register
| Sign in with Facebook
Wavescape - Surfing in South Africa
  • Swell Surf Trip!

    Swell Surf Trip!

    Fri, 31 October 2014

    Join Spike from Wavescape in partnership with True Blue Travel and 8 other salty sea dogs on a special surf trip to the Maldives next year to learn how to forecast swell ... oh ... and to surf your brains out. ..

  • Movember Time!

    Movember Time!

    Fri, 31 October 2014

    Shaven surfers in their 70s (gear) will rally for the Movember Foundation tomorrow at Llandudno, Cape Town, for the Off The Lip Movember Surf Jam, hosted by Quiksilver. Photos Nick Ferreira ..

  • 1,000 frames/sec

    1,000 frames/sec

    Thu, 30 October 2014

    1,000 frames per second unfolds on your screen in slo mo for jaw drop shots of insane surfing moments. Sit back, suck on that craft beer and enjoy this edit from Chris Bryan. ..

  • Medals in Sight

    Medals in Sight

    Thu, 30 October 2014

    With just three days to go, Australia and South Africa are tussling for 2nd and 3rd place behind Peru in the Claro ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games in Peru, with four of six Saffas still in the game. ..

  • History in Portugal

    History in Portugal

    Thu, 30 October 2014

    Despite top surfing, the three remaing Saffas in the Allianz ASP World Junior Championships were narrowly knocked out, while Vasco Ribeiro, 19, became the first Portuguese to win a world junior title. ..

  • Faye on Fire

    Faye on Fire

    Tue, 28 October 2014

    Day 3 of the ISA World Surfing Games saw the first women's heats in the water, with Faye Zoetmulder blasting through Round 1, while a 3rd dropped Tanika Hoffman into the repercharge stream. ..

  • Three Through

    Three Through

    Tue, 28 October 2014

    Three Saffas are through to Round 3 of the Allianz ASP World Junior Championships: Slade Prestwich, Benji Brand and Dylan Lightfoot, all looking good in clean 4-5' lines at Portugeuse point Ribeira D’Ilhash. ..

  • Happy in Defence

    Happy in Defence

    Mon, 27 October 2014

    These photos from the opening ceremony - as well as Day 1 and 2 - of the ISA World Surfing Games shows off the colour, pageantry and skill proudly on show for the 50th anniversay of the global event. ..


31/10/2014, 13:18
swell-surf-trip Breaking News
Join Spike from Wavescape in partnership with True Blue Travel and 8 other salty sea dogs on a special surf trip to the Maldives next year to learn how to forecast swell ... oh ... and to surf your brains out.
Read More
31/10/2014, 10:06
movember-time Breaking News
Shaven surfers in their 70s (gear) will rally for the Movember Foundation tomorrow at Llandudno, Cape Town, for the Off The Lip Movember Surf Jam, hosted by Quiksilver. Photos Nick Ferreira
Read More
30/10/2014, 20:27
1000-frames The Latest Clips
1,000 frames per second unfolds on your screen in slo mo for jaw drop shots of insane surfing moments. Sit back, suck on that craft beer and enjoy this edit from Chris Bryan.
Read More
30/10/2014, 10:16
medals-in-sight Breaking News
With just three days to go, Australia and South Africa are tussling for 2nd and 3rd place behind Peru in the Claro ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games in Peru, with four of six Saffas still in the game.
Read More
30/10/2014, 08:59
history-in-portugal Breaking News
Despite top surfing, the three remaing Saffas in the Allianz ASP World Junior Championships were narrowly knocked out, while Vasco Ribeiro, 19, became the first Portuguese to win a world junior title.
Read More
28/10/2014, 09:26
faye-on-fire Breaking News
Day 3 of the ISA World Surfing Games saw the first women's heats in the water, with Faye Zoetmulder blasting through Round 1, while a 3rd dropped Tanika Hoffman into the repercharge stream.
Read More
28/10/2014, 08:17
mixed-fortunes Breaking News
Three Saffas are through to Round 3 of the Allianz ASP World Junior Championships: Slade Prestwich, Benji Brand and Dylan Lightfoot, all looking good in clean 4-5' lines at Portugeuse point Ribeira D’Ilhash.
Read More
27/10/2014, 10:33
happy-in-defence Featured Slideshows
These photos from the opening ceremony - as well as Day 1 and 2 - of the ISA World Surfing Games shows off the colour, pageantry and skill proudly on show for the 50th anniversay of the global event.
Read More
27/10/2014, 09:53
2-down-2-to-go Breaking News
Two surfers in Team SA are still in the main qualifying stream while two enter the Repercharge in the Claro ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games being held in pumping surf at Punta Rocas in Peru.
Read More
24/10/2014, 16:13
world-surfing-games Breaking News
Dubai competes in the ISA World Surfing Games in Peru from tomorrow, its 50th anniversary, but Spike wonders what surf you get in Dubai, and whether this means potential for Eric the Eel.
Read More
21/10/2014, 09:20
big-wave-help Breaking News
Mike Schlebach, respected Cape Town big wave charger, needs our help to get him to the Titans of Mavericks event in California. He has made it onto a list of 36 of the best in the world, but there's more.
Read More
21/10/2014, 08:39
fanno-beats-jordy Breaking News
Mick Fanning defeated Jordy Smith to win the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal in clean 3-5' barrels in Peniche yesterday, throwing the title race wide open for three surfers: Fanning, Medina and Slater.
Read More
20/10/2014, 09:55
window-bangs-open Breaking News
The northern Big Wave World Tour window opened with a bang last week as a big winter storm arrived, prompting a mission to a new spot in Portugal by Peter Mel and John John Florence, writes Spike.
Read More
20/10/2014, 09:46
standing-wave Breaking News
Mountain biking faces similar challenges to surfing as advances in technology begin to merge disparate disciplines of downhill and cross country MTB riding. Spike takes a look.
Read More
20/10/2014, 08:18
long-walk Featured Slideshows
A record 124 entries were received for the WP Longboard Champs this weekend. Chris Heath (Grand Masters) shows some moves at Long Beach as he prepares for the contest. Pics Grant Scholtz.
Read More
20/10/2014, 07:50
purge-in-portugal Breaking News
Peniche delivered big upsets yesterday as tour leaders Gabriel Medina and Kelly Slater were culled from the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, while Jordy Smith cruised into Round 4 after dispatching Freddie P.
Read More
17/10/2014, 13:41
big-wave-lay-day The Latest Clips
A big winter storm has put the Rip Curl Pro Portugal on hold, but the big wave crew have had vague reason for mild stoke at a newly discovered big wave spot in Portugal called Papoa near Peniche.
Read More
13/10/2014, 06:31
freedom-flows Breaking News
An epic run of surf for the Hurley SA Junior Champs saw KZN Central claim the coveted Freedom Cup in pumping 3-4' offshore surf at Lower Point. Words Craig Jarvis. Images Grant Scholtz.
Read More
12/10/2014, 12:38
sa-juniors-shine Featured Slideshows
As the sun sparkled on a shimmering sea at Jeffreys Bay yesterday, our best junior surfers shone bright at the Hurley Junior SA Champs. Grant Scholtz squinted into the glare of young talent.
Read More
10/10/2014, 09:54
hurley-burley-2 Breaking News
SA's top young surfers put on crisp performances in clean 2' lines along Lower Point for Day 2 of the Hurley SA Junior Championships yesterday. Words Craig Jarvis. Photos Grant Scholtz.
Read More
09/10/2014, 10:43
going-south-at-north Breaking News
He got spat out a monstrous tube like a toy, but got bounced into  barnacled pylons at North Beach, where veteran bodyboarder Clay Greenslade held on grimly. Story and pics Douglas williams.
Read More
  • Scottburgh open coast

    Russ Russ Yesterday
    No good news AGAIN! Its lumpy poo crud lame gay miff manky kak!! Moderate to fresh SW all day. Flap around in Dirt Bin for something. Dont expect much tomorrow morning either as ...

    Read more...

     
  • Scottburgh open coast

    Russ Russ 2 days ago
    Another short report today as the NE grinds us again today. Niks Nada Dilly Poo!! There is a glimmer of hope for something tomorrow morning until the southerly swings back into ...

    Read more...

     
  • Melkbosstrand

    eazy eazy 3 days ago
    The webcam is stuck on Tuesday, 28-Oct-2014 03:55:09 SAST. It has shown the same image for 10 hours now, and I couldn't go fishing because of this, because I couldn't observe the ...

    Read more...

     
  • Scottburgh open coast

    Russ Russ 4 days ago
    An easy report for the next three days. I would rather have a longer report. That means there is hope of some surf. However that is not the case. Pounding NE winds Today Tomorrow ...

    Read more...

     
  • Hibberdene

    gillie gillie 5 days ago
    and this webcam is being updated when? :sigh:

    Read more...

StokedBP Sounds epic! RT @WavescapeSA Join Wavescape in partnership w/ True Blue Travel on a special Maldives surf trip ... http://t.co/WAKF7kWiHz
1hreplyretweetfavorite
WavescapeSA Movember Time! Retro party at Llandudno tomorrow http://t.co/7v3AXfXiYJ with @Quiksilver_SA and @MovemberRSA
4hreplyretweetfavorite
WavescapeSA Bad luck @_mfeb_ you were just 1 heat away from the final! @tanika_hoffman just went thro to last heat before the women's final. #ISA50WSG
5hreplyretweetfavorite
WavescapeSA Join Spike from Wavescape in partnership with True Blue Travel and 8 other salty sea dogs on a special surf tri... http://t.co/srFndifMU6
7hreplyretweetfavorite

Instagram

Look for us on Instagram: WavescapeSA

Wavescape friends and partners Surfing  South AfricaIsiqalo Foundation Surfing  South Africa Save Our Seas Shark Centre Isiqalo Foundation Centre of Creative Arts DIFF National Sea Rescue Institute Shark Spotters ASP Africa