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Saffa Sessions

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Fri, 28 September 2018

Enjoy this gallery of photos depicting action by South Africans at the recent UR ISA World Surfing Games held in Japan, spearheaded by our queen of the cutback, Bianca Buitendag.

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Ribeira Delish!

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Fri, 28 September 2018

Here's a highlights gallery of one of the kiffest surf spots in Europe, Ribeira d'Ilhas, where Matt McGillivray just became the last Saffa to drop out of the EDP Billabong Pro Ericiera.

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Throwback Thursday

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Wed, 26 September 2018

Just before a super storm couriered a giant 24 carat swell to the Kom on the weekend, a mystery gem glistened on Thursday. Mark Harley @MarkHarleyPhotography shot this gallery.

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Historic Highlights

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Thu, 13 September 2018

Here's a gallery of highlights from the Surf Ranch Pro presented by Hurley at the wave pool in central California over the weekend, from all the angles you can think of. Photos Kelly Cestari

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Surf Ranch Pro - Day 1

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Fri, 7 September 2018

The old man Kelly Slater, 47, is leading the pack after Day 1 of the Surf Ranch Pro, with Mikey Feb and Jordy Smith joint 13th and 19th respectively, with two days to go. Here's the gallery of the historical inaugural CT event.

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Green Sleeves

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Fri, 31 August 2018

Cranking surf has been pouring through along the west coast of Europe for the QS event in Pantin, Spain. Here's a mega gallery from all three days of the men's and women's events.

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Chopes at Half Mast

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Mon, 13 August 2018

"Small" waves at the treacherous slab named "Place of Skulls" in Tahiti provided the WSL CT surfers with a broad canvas upon which to create their magic. Here's the highlights gallery.

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Nahoon Reef Goes Off

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Mon, 13 August 2018

Here's a gallery from the South African Surfing Championships held in a variety of conditions - including epic - at the infamous Nahoon Reef in East London. Photos Ian Thurtell

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Adapt or Fly!

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Thu, 9 August 2018

This mega gallery from the Adaptive Surfing SA Champs in Durban paints a revealing portrait. Photos Seth Coyne, Sandy Coffey, DanE Evans and Dianne Parks.

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Radial Arcs

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Mon, 6 August 2018

Despite the 2-3' bumps that Neptune normally dishes up at Huntington Beach, the surfing was off the charts. Here's the highlights gallery over five days of the Vans US Open of Surfing.

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Supers Family Wave

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Sun, 22 July 2018

The spray has settled from the Corona Open JBay but the memories linger of dolphins pods, shark lulls and amazing surfing in epic surf. Here are photo highlights by Lee-Anne Curtis

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