- https://www.wavescape.co.za/latest-on.html Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:09:17 +0200 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management - Version 2.5.28 en-gb Bianca is the Lone Ranger https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/bianca-is-the-lone-ranger.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/bianca-is-the-lone-ranger.html Bianca Buitendag-1200-th

Tuesday 18 September 2018

Super Typhoon Mangkhut kickstarted the UR ISA World Surfing Games in Japan with a bang for two days. After Day 3 today, Team SA stays in the hunt with four surfers in dropping swell.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:15:56 +0200
Mourning of the Earth https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/mourning-of-the-earth.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/mourning-of-the-earth.html dave-jones-1200-th

Monday 17 September 2018

About 220 people paddled out at Muizenberg yesterday to honour restaurant owner and surfer Dave Jones, who passed away after a battle with pneumonia, writes Spike. Video Jeff Ayliff

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 17 Sep 2018 17:30:34 +0200
Historic Highlights https://www.wavescape.co.za/photos/featured-slideshows/historic-highlights.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/photos/featured-slideshows/historic-highlights.html mikey-surf-ranch-1200-th

Thursday 13 September 2018

Here's a gallery of highlights from the Surf Ranch Pro presented by Hurley at the wave pool in central California over the weekend, from all the angles you can think of. Photos Kelly Cestari

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Featured Slideshows Photos Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:45:18 +0200
#ItsAllStillHere https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/itsallstillhere.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/itsallstillhere.html wesgro-1200-th

Wednesday 12 September 2018

Jordy Smith, Mikey February and Frank Solomon join Cape Town investment hub Wesgro for the #ItsAllStillHere campaign to put the city back on the world map after a severe drought.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:23:18 +0200
A First in SA Sports History https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/a-first-in-sa-sports-history.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/a-first-in-sa-sports-history.html zoe-steyn-1200-th

Monday 10 September 2018

The youngest women to represent a South African senior sports team will travel with the team to Japan this weekend for the UR ISA World Surfing Games in Tahara.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 10 Sep 2018 16:41:37 +0200
Inland Perfection! https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/inland-perfection.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/inland-perfection.html cariss-moore-1200-th

Monday 10 September 2018

The forecasts were on the button as cranking 3' lines graced the Surf Ranch Pro presented by Hurley for four straight days, with Carissa Moore and Gabriel Medina taking wins, rewrites Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:25:04 +0200
Aarrr! Where's me parrot? https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/aarrr-wheres-me-parrot.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/aarrr-wheres-me-parrot.html kelly-1200-th

Friday 7 September 2018

It's an effort to score 8.50 in a wave pool, but Kelly Slater was the man to do it on Day 1 of the first Surf Ranch Pro presented by Hurley. Surfers get another chance tomorrow to make the finals on Sunday.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:57:28 +0200
Surf Ranch Pro - Day 1 https://www.wavescape.co.za/photos/featured-slideshows/surf-ranch-pro-day-1.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/photos/featured-slideshows/surf-ranch-pro-day-1.html mikey-1200-th

Friday 7 September 2018

The old man Kelly Slater, 47, is leading the pack after Day 1 of the Surf Ranch Pro, with Mikey Feb and Jordy Smith joint 13th and 19th respectively, with two days to go. Here's the gallery of the historical inaugural CT event.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Featured Slideshows Photos Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:30:49 +0200
The Inside Story https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/the-inside-story.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/the-inside-story.html sophie-goldschmidt-3-1200-th

Thursday 6 September 2018

The WSL has changed its mind on gender parity - an about-turn since JBay when Spike interviewed Sophie Goldschmidt. Here's the full chat (+ wave pools, tennis, the future). Pics Sandy Coffey

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:24:20 +0200
The Right Decision https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/the-right-decision.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/the-right-decision.html wsl-about-turn-1200-th

Thursday 6 September 2018

After the ruckus about gender pay disparity that began in South Africa, the World Surf League has decided to award the same prize money to female athletes from 2019. Very smart, writes Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:53:56 +0200
Cutoff Low Looms https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/cutoff-low-looms.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/cutoff-low-looms.html cutoff-low-1200-th

Monday 3 September 2018

A crazy week of weather, including radical rain and huge SE swell, is heading for the East Coast as a volatile cutoff low pressure morphs into view on Thursday, writes Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 03 Sep 2018 08:47:28 +0200