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Chopes at Half Mast

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Mon, 13 August 2018

"Small" waves at the treacherous slab named "Place of Skulls" in Tahiti provided the WSL CT surfers with a broad canvas upon which to create their magic. Here's the highlights gallery.

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Nahoon Reef Goes Off

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Mon, 13 August 2018

Here's a gallery from the South African Surfing Championships held in a variety of conditions - including epic - at the infamous Nahoon Reef in East London. Photos Ian Thurtell

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Adapt or Fly!

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Thu, 9 August 2018

This mega gallery from the Adaptive Surfing SA Champs in Durban paints a revealing portrait. Photos Seth Coyne, Sandy Coffey, DanE Evans and Dianne Parks.

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Radial Arcs

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Mon, 6 August 2018

Despite the 2-3' bumps that Neptune normally dishes up at Huntington Beach, the surfing was off the charts. Here's the highlights gallery over five days of the Vans US Open of Surfing.

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Supers Family Wave

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Sun, 22 July 2018

The spray has settled from the Corona Open JBay but the memories linger of dolphins pods, shark lulls and amazing surfing in epic surf. Here are photo highlights by Lee-Anne Curtis

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Sublime Sunday

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Tue, 10 July 2018

It was truly the day of days on Sunday, the alleged day of rest. Dungeons was mind-bogglingly good as Grant Scholtz found out from his boat as the local crew got shacked

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On Point

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Thu, 5 July 2018

When JBay was pumping, other point breaks down the coast were gangbusters. Solid closeouts smashed through, but there were bombs between. Photos Stuart Hablutzel and Spike

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Goo'bye Parko

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Thu, 5 July 2018

Conner Coffin wears Parko's last JBay contest jersey. Good on ya Parko! One of the best ever at Supers. Here's the highlights from Corona Open JBay yesterday. Photos Grant Scholtz and WSL

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Though the Green Room

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Tue, 3 July 2018

Once again Supers delivered with clean 4-5' lines winding down the fabled point today for the Corona Open JBay. Here's some highlights from the WSL and Grant Scholtz.

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JBay Hits Ground Running

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Mon, 2 July 2018

All three Saffas in the Corona Open JBay  - Jordy Smith, Mikey Feb and Matt McGillivray - lost their Round 1 heats. Here's the gallery from this morning by Grant Scholtz and the WSL.

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Bonus Ballito

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Sun, 1 July 2018

Willard Beach on the North Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal always delivers the berries in winter, as long-range swells interface with crisp early offshores. Here's highlights from the Ballito Pro.

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Fri Aug 17 14:10:23 +0000 2018

A huge result for Michael February has put him into the quarter-finals of the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o after beating co… https://t.co/T4oknwPKdO
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