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Maximum Results

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Mon, 27 March 2017

Max Elkington claimed his 15th national title when he took the U16 Boys crown at the first event of the Billabong Junior Series at Loch Ness in Port Elizabeth yesterday. Photos Kody McGregor

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State of the Lighteys

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Fri, 24 March 2017

Junior surfing: Where are we at? Craig Jarvis ponders the state of our youngsters to see if they pass muster as products of the longest and perhaps biggest junior series in the world. 

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Shape Shifter 2

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Tue, 21 March 2017

Here is Part 2 of the special feature with iconic surfboard shaper Spider Murphy. He tells Mark Muller how his ethos helped shape the history of surfing in South Africa. Part 1 here

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Fluro Wave - Free the Funk

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Tue, 21 March 2017

Join Wavescape, M@king Waves and Rolling Retro for a big, bright fluro get-together on Llandudno Beach before the Rolling Retro this Saturday to raise awareness about mental health.

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The Fin Conundrum

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Mon, 20 March 2017

Can you make a single fin log do this? Should you? They're smashing the World Longboard Champs in PNG but top seeds Steezy Sawyer and Matthew Moir are in Rd 3 without riding a wave, writes Spike.

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2017 kicks off

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Mon, 20 March 2017

The usual gripes, and epic 4-6' surf, launched the 2017 WSL tour yesterday with Aussies Owen Wright and Stephanie Gilmore taking the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast.

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Life Comes Full Circle

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Sun, 19 March 2017

The preservation of inclusive South African surfing heritage reached an important milestone today with the unveiling of the Surfers’ Circle Walk of Fame in Muizenberg, writes Spike

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Third Time Lucky

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Tue, 14 March 2017

Finally, it looks like the weather gods will smile on the Rolling Retro, which has had to be postponed twice. Hopefully no need to ritually sacrifice your antique gun yet, writes Spike.

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The Eagle Has Landed!

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Thu, 9 March 2017

Chris Bertish became the first person to Standup Paddle across the Atlantic Ocean. Chris has paddled into English Harbour after the most memorable downwinder of his life, writes Spike.

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Stormy Stormy Night

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Mon, 6 March 2017

In this wild and crazy season of Indian Ocean cyclones, which seems to be shaping up as one of the worst in a while, Spike looks at the history and naming convention of tropical storms.

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Surfing and Wine Deal

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Mon, 6 March 2017

We got so much interest in Wavescape Wines at the First Thursday wine-tasting last week, we've decided to keep the 35% discount until Second Thursday! Place your order.

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