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Longboarding Taiwan

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Tue, 27 November 2018

No fewer than four Saffas, minus Mouse Moir who couldn't make it due to work, are in the Taiwan Open World Longboarding Champs. Alfonzo Pieters is out, but the rest remain. Here's a gallery.

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Waves China!

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Fri, 23 November 2018

Yes, this was Hainan in the South China Sea a few hours ago when the SUP Surfing division kicked off at the world champs. A typhoon off the coast bodes well for the event. Photos here.

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Out With a Bang

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Sun, 18 November 2018

What a way to end your career, although he could even take the Vans Triple Crown. Joel Parko just won the Hawaiian Pro, which puts him in the pound seat for his 4th triple. Here's the gallery.

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Highs and Lows in Hawaii

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Sat, 17 November 2018

Jordy Smith is the last Saffa standing in the Hawaiian Pro, with Davey van Zyl and Mikey Feb knocked out in Round 4, and Adin Masencamp lasted to Rd 3. Here are the photo highlights!

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Nazare Highlights!

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Fri, 16 November 2018

Here is a gallery of photos from a stupendous day down at the mighty A-Frame of Nazare for the first event of the WSL Big Wave Tour (won by a 45-year-old South African :).

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Beep Beep! Carnage Ahead

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Thu, 15 November 2018

A big swell is heading for Portugal overnight and is due to thunder through at Nazare tomorrow. Here's a little teaser gallery from the WSL to indicate what we might be expecting!

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Hawaiian Highs

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Tue, 13 November 2018

A goodly contingent of Saffas are contesting the QS10,000 Hawaiian Pro, which is the first event in the Vans Triple Crown. Here's the photo highlights from Round 1 at Haleiwa, North Shore.

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Junior Highlights

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Mon, 5 November 2018

Here are some highlights from the VISSLA ISA World Junior Surfing Championship held at Huntington Beach pier over the last eight days. South Africa took 8th out of 44 nations.

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Hawaiian High Five O

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Thu, 1 November 2018

Here comes some mouth-watering waves from Hawaii hot off the press today at Sunset Beach where the QS3,000 HIC Pro presented by Vans has just completed, with the Saffas firing.

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Junior World

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Thu, 1 November 2018

Here's a gallery from yesterday at the world juniors event at Huntington Beach where the waves have been going off. As you know, that's an unusual thing in California.

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Bruno Ocean

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Thu, 1 November 2018

This gallery of photos comes courtesy of Alex Rochard who recently did a photo shoot of South African adaptive surfing legend Bruno Hansen for the British Airways inflight magazine.

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South Africans Anthony Smyth and Grace Anderson took gold and silver respectively at the Stance ISA World Adaptive… https://t.co/1wIULh5yHi
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Saffas have come good of late, with a Steezy longboard title, Twiggy leading the BWT, a record 8 guys in the QS Top… https://t.co/uMkFh7GnFo
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