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Dancing in the Deep

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Sun, 7 July 2019

To honour World Ocean Month last month, and highlight the precious things we will lose if we don't urgently catch a wake-up, here is the 3rd gallery by Faine Pearl Loubser @fainepearl

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Speed Lines

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Sun, 7 July 2019

Things are hotting up in JBay as the pros blast apart a good swell in preparation for the Corona JBay Open. Grant Scholtz is in the hood for Wavescape to scoop some photographic gems.

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Ballito Photo Highlights

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Tue, 2 July 2019

Here's a highlights gallery of the women's QS1,000 Ballito Pro pres. by O'Neill yesterday, won by Sarah Baum after a buzzer-beating ride while Zoe Steyn scooped the WSL Africa Series title.

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Wobbly Old Winter

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Mon, 1 July 2019

We have had a wobbly old winter around the Cape of Storms, certainly in terms of big wave swells, but as these photos by Grant Scholtz will testify, there were good waves in the gaps.

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Scaramouche, will you do the fandango?

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Fri, 28 June 2019

Part of the dance at Supertubes in the Corona JBay Open is the carve. You are nothing if you can't carve. John John can. And so can others. Here's a curvy carve gallery from past posts.

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Days of Our Lives II

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Mon, 24 June 2019

In the 2nd of our new "soapie", the surferized Days of our Lives photo series, Neil Bradfield heads south to gather evidence of Neptune's bad hair day in the wake of the weekend storm.

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Muizenberg Soliloquy

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Mon, 24 June 2019

Yesterday, 50 folk battled wild seas at the 100 Year Paddleout at Muizies. Lensman Grant Scholtz got a few shots. Here they are, with others from a more benign day at soul central.

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Barrels in Brazil

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Sun, 23 June 2019

The beachbreak at Barrinha near Rio de Janiero in Brazi was testing at times but the sweet spot was still on offer at the Oi Rio Pro. Here's a mega photo gallery from the last few days.

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Vic Bay Classic Highlights

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Sun, 23 June 2019

A little rocky point fired on each side of a quick-fire winter storm that lashed past the southern Cape, with this gallery by Ian Thurtell at the Vic Bay Classic giving credence to that fact.

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Full Fathom Five II

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Sun, 23 June 2019

To honour World Ocean Month, and highlight the need for us to stop our slide into wretched oblivion, here is the 2nd of three galleries in the series by Faine Pearl Loubser @fainepearl

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Pre-Mayhem Warmup

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Thu, 20 June 2019

Gird your loins people, Cape Town is about to get smashed by a dik storm. Here's a little winter warmup gallery before it goes pear-shaped, courtesy the expert eye of Grant Scholtz.

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