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Take 2 from Berguitta


Tue, 30 January 2018

Just when we thought the cyclone swell would fade, last Thursday dawned with epic waves before the wind spoiled the party. Jordy Smith joined the locals. Karen Wilson shot this gallery.

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Oom Hunks for the Win


Mon, 29 January 2018

A stiff SE boosted Day 1 of the Red Bull King of the Air on Saturday, with Day 2 set for Tuesday. Lee-Anne Curtis-Cox was there, and so was Craig Kolesky of Red Bull. Unbelievable air.

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Gift from Berguitta


Wed, 24 January 2018

This gallery of photos showed how perfect Durban got on Sunday when everyone thought the NE was going to klap it. A swarm of bluebottles ended it though. Nic Aberdein was there.

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Square Root of Blur


Tue, 23 January 2018

Here's an arty collection of photos from the lens of Aussie photog Dan Bielich who shot two recent swells at Shark Island, one in December last year, and another a few days ago.

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Sea Sprite Two Step


Mon, 22 January 2018

Here's a gallery of photos fresh from today's action at the ISA World Longboarding Championship that runs until Thursday at Riyue Bay on Hainan Island in China. Photos courtesy ISA.

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Glide of the Dragon


Sat, 20 January 2018

Here's photo highlights from the opening and free surfing (yesterday) and Day 1 of competition (earlier today) of the ISA World Longboard Championship in China. All SA surfers are still in the game.

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Boom Town Rats!


Fri, 19 January 2018

Cape Town has been overrun by windsurfers of every shape and nationality who pour their currency into the local economy. Grant Scholtz captures the crowds in the deep south.

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Binne die Kak Hol


Wed, 17 January 2018

South Africans know the wormhole to pure soul. Leave Donald Trump to make us more proud of what we have in Part 2 of the 2017 highlights gallery for added poignancy, by Grant Scholtz.

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Spray, Lights, Action


Fri, 12 January 2018

Here's some highlights from the recent World Junior Champs in Australia. Adin Masencamp 'top scored' with a 9th place. Four of the other six Saffas in the event got 13ths, and two got 25ths.

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Golden Moments


Tue, 9 January 2018

For some, 2017 was a horrid year. For surfers around South Africa, there were some sublime moments, captured in this highlights gallery by Grant Scholtz. Part One.

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Pipeline Dreaming


Tue, 19 December 2017

It wasn't epic Pipe, but isn't it amazing how a photo brings out the beauty and colour of the barrelling ocean at the world's most iconic reef? Here's a gallery from the WSL to end 2018.

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