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Get Shouty at the Corona Open JBay

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Tue, 18 June 2019

There is already a lot at stake in professional sport, but when the stakes are raised, people start raising their voices. Things get a bit shouty, writes Craig Jarvis.

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Kneelos Gather in the Kei

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Fri, 14 June 2019

The rise of the kneelo was further boosted by a bumper turnout at the Kneelo Gathering 2019, which was held in a quiet corner of the Wild Coast recently. Sean Thompson reports.

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Another Whale Dies in Octopus Traps

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Wed, 12 June 2019

Renowned natural history filmmaker Craig Foster has called for an end to the False Bay octopus fishery after another whale died tangled in ropes from octopus traps, writes Spike.

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Monkey Sea, Monkey Do

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Tue, 11 June 2019

Surf travel guru Greg Bertish is on a family adventure to Indo, starting with the obligatory resort stay on the Bukit Peninsula overlooking epic surf. Here's Part 1 of his Indo Diaries.

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Olympic Obstacle Race

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Mon, 10 June 2019

Who will be in? Spike rolls out the selection road map to the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, and the ISA World Surfing Games 2019 and 2020 are a critical part of the puzzle.

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Can Jordy Nail a World Title?

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Wed, 5 June 2019

A Corona J-Bay Open title could clear the way to a Saffa world title. Before you face palm, consider what Martin Potter did when dissed by Derek Hynd in 1988. Craig Jarvis reminds us.

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Swell Course Tomorrow

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Wed, 5 June 2019

Last chance to book for the Spike Swell Course about storms, waves and swell charts that takes place tomorrow, Thursday 6 June, in Cape Town. Here's the lowdown.

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Jordy Hangs in at #5

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Wed, 5 June 2019

Jordy Smith hangs on to 5th after the Margie event (won yesterday by Lakey Peterson and John John Florence), and must focus on good results at the Oi Rio Pro and Corona J-Bay Open.

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Fire and Ice

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Mon, 3 June 2019

Replacement Caio Ibelli took down big guns Kelly Slater and Jordy Smith at Margaret River, while an on-fire Lakey Peterson killed title rival Stephanie Gilmore in the quarters.

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Goofy vs Natural at the Corona J-Bay Open

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Fri, 31 May 2019

Is the heel mightier than the toe at the best right-hand point-break in South Africa? Craig Jarvis leads us down the rabbit hole of the stance that best cuts it at J-Bay.

Read more: Goofy vs Natural at the Corona J-Bay Open

The Box will be Square

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Fri, 31 May 2019

Looks like they'll have tomorrow's Margaret River Pro at the Box (will it be square?) after the elimination rounds, where youngest and oldest Caroline Marks and Kelly Slater killed it today.

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