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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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Gold(en) Coast

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Wed, 27 June 2018

A golden glow has dawned daily for the big QS10,000 event in Ballito Bay, with soft offshores brushing back 2-4' surf. Check the photo gallery from the warm sands of the North Coast.

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Badaboom!

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Tue, 26 June 2018

A giant storm in the distant deep brought a solid swell to Cape Town shores last Friday. Kim Bouchier was one of the photogs who headed out to capture Dungeons in all her regal glory.

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Ballito Kicks Off

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Mon, 25 June 2018

Another huge gallery of photos, this time from Ballito for Day 1 of the Ballito Pro presented by Billabong, the biggest QS event in Africa, which kicked off earlier today.

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Juniors Blast in Ballito

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Mon, 25 June 2018

Here's a mega photo gallery from the Billabong Junior Series presented by BOS in Ballito this weekend that was won by Rio Waida from Indonesia and Zoe Steyn from East London.

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Deserts in the Mist

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Fri, 22 June 2018

Deep in the desert lie dead seals, black-backed jakkals and soft beach sand. Welcome to the mad max of surfing. Grant Scholtz captures some salty essence from the last few days.

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