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Impact Zone January

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Mon, 11 February 2019

From around earth in January - from cold northern climes to the hot deserts of the south - here's the first best-of highlights gallery from photogs shooting for Red Bull in the "impact zone".

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King of the Air!

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Thu, 7 February 2019

Dutch kiter Kevin Langeree won the Red Bull King of the Air as the Cape Doctor made a schtonking house call at Blouberg yesterday. Photo gallery Red Bull and Marcel Habets.

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As Tight As!

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Thu, 7 February 2019

The star of saltwater phenomenon Jack Robinson looks set to rise after he won the Volcom Pipe Pro. Here's a gallery to show off the Pipe's many moods courtesy World Surf League.

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Mood Enhancing

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Thu, 7 February 2019

In this evocative gallery, Cape Town bodyboard ballie and part-time photographer Marcel Habets captures the essence of beautiful Bali and the pure perfection of grinding Grajagan.

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Early In the Pipeline

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Mon, 4 February 2019

Crisp hollow waves greeted the surfers on Day 2 of the Volcom Pipe Pro underway at the infamous Banzai Pipeline on the North Shore of Hawaii. Here's highlights from Day 1 and 2.

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Riding Air Waves

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Fri, 1 February 2019

A pumping SE suddenly died yesterday during the Red Bull King of the Air, which is on hold again until next week. Here's photies from Red Bull Content Pool and Lee-Ann Curtis-Cox.

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Memories are Made of This

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Tue, 29 January 2019

Out of sight but indelibly printed in the Cape Town surfing unconscious was the day Dungeons delivered in the middle of summer. Kim Bouchier was there to get the proof.

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Sunset Starter

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Fri, 25 January 2019

Here's a gallery from the QS1,000 Sunset Open in Maui, Hawaii, that saw local Cody Young, 19, win early today in iconic Sunset Beach conditions that ranged from 10 to 15 foot.

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Chasing the Dragon

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Tue, 15 January 2019

What a purple patch of solid swell! Alan van Gysen was out at Dungeons yesterday to capture the biggest day - from the last in a series of summer storms that stacked up in the deep.

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Ode to the Tube - the best of 2018

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Mon, 7 January 2019

This sumptious gallery of deliciousness by Durban-based photog Nic Aberdein summarises some of the epic waves that broke upon our shores in 2018, mostly around his home town.

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Out of the Pipeline

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Tue, 18 December 2018

A frothing crescendo of emotion ended the surfing year at Pipeline with a world title, a sad goodbye, Brazilian fanfare and Hawaiian festive cheer. Here's a mega highlights gallery.

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Thu Apr 18 16:46:03 +0000 2019

Durban and surrounds -- // Easter starts with a schtonking NE beast wind Friday which ruins an epic 15 second six f… https://t.co/2RzW8mp522
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Thu Apr 18 16:45:56 +0000 2019

KZN South Coast -- // Easter Friday sees epic 6' S swell smashed by rampant NE beasterly. Sob ! Sunny and warm. A b… https://t.co/xAymQvCuaV
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Thu Apr 18 16:45:50 +0000 2019

Wild Coast -- // Easter kicks off with Friday smeared by a rampant NE beasterly that blasts all day, mashing up wha… https://t.co/O6XL0pHu9k
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Thu Apr 18 16:29:08 +0000 2019

A loverly evening in Kommetjie, Cape Town. Subscribe to the cams and you can see it live (and to see when the sun s… https://t.co/K1mPU8E3HO
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Thu Apr 18 15:59:33 +0000 2019

Eastern Cape West -- // Easter ok surf wise but Friday sees pestilent morning sickness after a day and even night o… https://t.co/UBRepD2Dmb
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Thu Apr 18 15:45:21 +0000 2019

Southern Cape -- // Easter looks okay surf wise altho Friday dawns tiny or flat in crisp light NW offshores puffing… https://t.co/F6ANM8QfCz
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