| Get surf report

Wavescape - Surfing in South Africa

Featured Slideshows

Saffa Boost

February-pipe-1200-th

Fri, 14 December 2018

Saffas have come good of late, with a Steezy longboard title, Twiggy leading the BWT, a record 8 guys in the QS Top 100, and Jordy and Mikey thru to Round 3 at Pipe. Here's the gallery.

Read more: Saffa Boost

The Nemos Have Landed

adaptive-2-1200-th

Thu, 13 December 2018

A vocal Team SA has been making waves at the Stance ISA World Adaptive Surfing Championship in La Jolla. Here's highlights from Day 1-2. Day 3 begins 6pm ZA time Friday here.

Read more: The Nemos Have Landed

Pipe Warmup

pipe-1200-th

Thu, 13 December 2018

The Pipeline Invitational took place yesterday in fun Pipeline as Ryan Callinan of Australia, and South African Benji Brand won wildcard slots into the Pipe Masters. Here is the photo gallery.

Read more: Pipe Warmup

Gaining Momentum!

labia-1200-th

Fri, 7 December 2018

A great evening out was had by a packed house at the African premiere of Momentum Generation at the Labia Theatre last night. Here's a gallery of photos by James van Hinsbergen.

Read more: Gaining Momentum!

West Meets East

priboi2-1200-th

Fri, 7 December 2018

Two great films for different reasons grace the Labia Cinema at 20h15 tonight - The Outrider, a hilarious surf spoof, and the epic Priboi, from Russia. Here's a gallery to whet your appetitite.

Read more: West Meets East

Summer in Cape Town

clifton-1200-th

Sun, 2 December 2018

An epic night went down at Clifton 4th Beach in Cape Town last night with a classic lineup of films and a surprise gift by Wavescape partner Vans of R100k to Waves for Change. Here's the gallery.

Read more: Summer in Cape Town

Longboarding Highs

long-highs-1200-th

Sun, 2 December 2018

This gallery of photos is a wonderful celebration of longboard surfing fresh from Steezy Sawyer's win at the WSL World Longboard Champs in Taiwan. Here are the highlights.

Read more: Longboarding Highs

King of the Queens

gilmore-1200-th

Tue, 27 November 2018

Stephanie Gilmore is the world champion by default, but this gallery of photos from the Maui Pro in macking eight foot surf is testimony to how the top women in surfing revel in proper waves.

Read more: King of the Queens

Big Wave Fear Factor

kennelly-1200-th

Tue, 27 November 2018

A big wave milestone of 'most dangerous' arguably presided over the Jaws Challenge last night. It was next level suicidal. Here's some photos. The rest will come out of "Round 2" tonight!

Read more: Big Wave Fear Factor

SUP Highlights

penny-stemmet-1200-th

Tue, 27 November 2018

This gallery of photos captures the last two days of the SUP surfing and the day of Technical Racing that have been taking place in China at the ISA World SUP and Paddleboarding Championships.

Read more: SUP Highlights

Longboarding Taiwan

Sawyer-1200-th

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.

Read more: Longboarding Taiwan

Joomla SEF URLs by Artio

Wavescape on Twitter

Wavescape
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
Wavescape
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
Wavescape
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
Wavescape
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
Wavescape
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
Wavescape
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
Follow Wavescape on Twitter

Wavescape friends and partners Isiqalo Foundation DIFF CSIR Isiqalo Foundation Surfing  South Africa Save Our Seas Shark Centre Isiqalo Foundation Red Bull Media House DIFF National Sea Rescue Institute Shark Spotters ASP Africa