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Wednesday 1 April 2020

He's in the barrel of course! Jamie O'Brien recently won the O'Neill Wave of the Winter, taking home $25,000 cash. At the current rate R18 /dollar, that's R450,000! Eina! Check the video.

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Wednesday 1 April 2020

The surf is firing today and perfect waves are going unridden all over the country. If this were a year ago you'd go "April Fools!", but no jokes - it's true! Spike reports.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:37:37 +0200
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Monday 30 March 2020

The first Covid-19 case in Cape St Francis casts light on three naughty surfers isolating in JBay right now, and a petition that targets the Kouga Municipality to allow surfing, writes Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:19:07 +0200
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Monday 30 March 2020

While 1000s prepared for the Cape Town Cycle Tour two weeks ago Sunday, locals in the Deep South enjoyed the road closures to surf a cracking 10ft+ groundswell. Video by Kyle Cabano.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Video Video Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:47:59 +0200
Battlefield Earth 2020 https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/battlefield-earth-2020.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/battlefield-earth-2020.html lordy-lord-1200-th

Friday 27 March 2020

We're into South Africa's Corona Virus lockdown, and the first proper signs of winter swell - a week of epic surf - has thrown a spanner onto the battle field, writes Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:39:19 +0200
Covid-19: Cops Threaten Arrest https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/covid-19-cops-threaten-arrest.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/covid-19-cops-threaten-arrest.html cops-warning-1200-th

Tuesday 24 March 2020

To any surfers thinking they can go surfing during the impending shutdown, think again. Some surfers at Derde Steen just got warned they'd be jailed next time, reports Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Tue, 24 Mar 2020 13:11:38 +0200
Best Of ... Kanoa https://www.wavescape.co.za/video/the-latest-clips/best-of-.-kanoa.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/video/the-latest-clips/best-of-.-kanoa.html kanoa-1200-th

Monday 23 March 2020

While we park off in our homes deep in self isolation, people are watching videos. Here is one of a series by the WSL featuring individual surfers, with Kanoa Igarashi the subject. 

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Video Video Mon, 23 Mar 2020 09:36:36 +0200
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Friday 1 October 2010

After reading Hot, Flat and Crowded by Thomas L Friedman, and then seeing End of the Line, a disturbing film about the commercial extinction of fisheries, Chris Mason works himself up into a lather.

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Featured General Environment Fri, 20 Mar 2020 19:11:27 +0200
Don't Wipe Out, Flatten the Curve! https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/dont-wipe-out-flatten-the-curve.html https://www.wavescape.co.za/surf-news/breaking-news/dont-wipe-out-flatten-the-curve.html flatten-the-curve-1200-th

Wednesday 21 March 2017

The impact of Covid-19 on sport has been huge. Tournaments and leagues around the world have shut down, but can we still go surfing, asks Spike or has our curve been flattened?

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Wed, 18 Mar 2020 17:33:45 +0200
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Monday 16 March 2020

Some Cape Town surfers have taken President Ramaphosa's words to heart, deciding to self isolate some distance from the nearest semblance of society. Gallery by Grant Scholtz.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Featured Slideshows Photos Mon, 16 Mar 2020 17:35:51 +0200
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Monday 16 March 2020

Despite the global sports shutdown, a hardy SA team are returning with a glimmer of light and four medals from the ISA World Para Surfing Championship in San Diego, reports Spike.

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spike@wavescape.co.za (Steve Pike) Featured Breaking News News Mon, 16 Mar 2020 15:20:09 +0200