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Bye Bye Jay Bay


Thu, 20 July 2017

In these photo highlights from J-Bay, we laud the surfers, but give credit where it is due: Lord Neptune and his cheeky minions delivered a thrilling spectacle, an opera of oceanic proportion.

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Insane Surfing in JBay


Wed, 19 July 2017

Here's a gallery of photos from cranking Supers from the world's best who have been laying down some moves that can only be described as phenomenal. Photos Sean Thompson and WSL

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Speed Merchants


Sun, 16 July 2017

Speed lines, big carves, huge airs and that was just the free surfing before the Corona Open JBay. Here's the highlights gallery from Round 1 and before. Photos Sean Thompson and WSL

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Ballito Photo Bombs


Sun, 9 July 2017

Catch up with the best photos from Rounds 3 through to the finals of the Ballito Pro presented by Billabong, which was won by O'Neill team rider Jordy Smith. Nice One!

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Tue, 4 July 2017

This highlights gallery depicts Rounds one and two of the Ballito Pro underway now. Hiroto Arai of Japan grimaces as he whips his weapon around in Round One of the QS10,000 rated event.

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Light Sabre Dawnie


Fri, 30 June 2017

Here's a moody gallery of photo highs taken on Day 3 of the Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel that ended yesterday in Willard Beach in KZN. Photos Ryan Janssens

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Juniors on Song


Wed, 28 June 2017

The top seeds are ripping at the Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel at Willard Beach, Ballito. Here's a gallery of images by Ryan Janssens depicting the action so far.

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Distance Between Dreams


Tue, 27 June 2017

We're stoked to announce premiere of Distance Between Dreams - a big wave epic from Red Bull - at Bay of Plenty, Durbs, Sunday 16 July. Here's a photo gallery to whet your appetite!

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Cape of Highs


Tue, 27 June 2017

Here's a photo gallery depicting some of the highlights from the recent Jordy Smith Cape Town Pro presented by O'Neill by accomplished lensman Ian Thurtell.

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Mindsurf This!


Mon, 26 June 2017

This sick gallery (in the way it makes you feel queasy) of heaving 8' Cave Rock comes from this weekend's quest to find the King of the Rock. Nic Aberdein captured some carnage.

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Victory at Sea


Fri, 23 June 2017

Victory at sea could describe conditions at the Jordy Smith Cape Town Pro in heaving storm seas. See this gallery from Day 1 and 2 (today) by Ian Thurtell.

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