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2019 Kicks Off With a Barrel

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Mon, 21 January 2019

Matt McGillivray launched his 2019 WSL Qualifying Series campaign with a fifth place finish in the first event of the season, the QS3,000 rated Seat Pro Netanya in Israel.

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Kneelos Unite!

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Fri, 4 January 2019

Multiple world champions, US champs and SA champs attended the first SA kneelo champs in maybe 15 years, and that was just Gigs Celliers, writes Lawrence Atkinson.

Read more: Kneelos Unite!

The Future in Review

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Fri, 28 December 2018

In this analysis before we launch into the helter skelter of another year, here are five take aways from 2018 but with focus on the Championship Tour Class Of 2019, by Craig Jarvis.

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M for Medina

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Tue, 18 December 2018

Brazilian Gabriel Medina did the double early today in fine style to become the surfing world champion for the second time by winning his first Billabong Pipe Masters.

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Adaptive Saffas On Song

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Mon, 17 December 2018

South Africans Anthony Smyth and Grace Anderson took gold and silver respectively at the Stance ISA World Adaptive Surfing Championship at La Jolla Beach in San Diego yesterday.

Read more: Adaptive Saffas On Song

Spoiler Alert

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Thu, 13 December 2018

We are in the thick of a six-week surfing extravaganza in Hawaii right now, and for the WSL CT title, you have to put your money on Gabby, unless ... writes Craig Jarvis.

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It's a Wrap!

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Mon, 10 December 2018

Four weeks of ocean and charity events at the Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival culminated last night in a cheque for R100,000 going to a Cape Town community programme.

Read more: It's a Wrap!

New Brazilian World Champ

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Mon, 10 December 2018

A last-minute decision for 17-year-old Brazilian Mateus Herdy to jump on a plane from Hawaii was vindicated when he claimed victory at the Taiwan Open World Junior Champs yesterday.

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Historic Gold for SUP Team SA

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Sun, 2 December 2018

South Africa's Tarryn King earned the first gold medal for South Africa in a ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship, which wrapped up today in Wanning, China.

Read more: Historic Gold for SUP Team SA

Steezy World Champion

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Sun, 2 December 2018

JBay's Steven Sawyer has won the 2018 WSL World Longboard Championship at the Taiwan Open of Surfing, defeating longboarding legend Kai Sallas from Hawaii in clean 3ft surf.

Read more: Steezy World Champion

Record Bids for Boards

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Thu, 29 November 2018

Surfer comedian Nik Rabinowitz was on top form last night when he worked a crowd of 200 at Jack Black's Taproom for a record R782,000 at the Wavescape Artboard Project auction.

Read more: Record Bids for Boards

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Mon Jan 21 12:22:17 +0000 2019

Cape Peninsula -- // Pretty much totally flat, with a light mild SW onshore puffing to make it a blue Monday or a H… https://t.co/y3jWhQbf6Q
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Mon Jan 21 12:07:09 +0000 2019

West Coast -- // Flat seas in mild lumpy SW onshore make for a blue Monday or a Happy Monday if you're stuck at wor… https://t.co/uSXf6owRDh
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Wed Jan 16 15:53:19 +0000 2019

Eastern Cape West -- // A summer strength beast wind ripper smacks the hump off Wednesday and a cooking 4-6' south… https://t.co/AtVaRShoBN
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Wed Jan 16 13:57:30 +0000 2019

Southern Cape -- // There's lank south swell pummelling open coast and points Wednesday but a nasty blast of beastl… https://t.co/zaXekDfTTJ
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Wed Jan 16 13:46:07 +0000 2019

West Coast -- // The remnants of the epic swell hold at 4-5' Tuesday in light to moderate S going fresh to strong.… https://t.co/Z1waEnTB6F
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Wed Jan 16 13:45:58 +0000 2019

What a purple patch of solid swell! Alan van Gysen was out at Dungeons yesterday to capture the biggest day - from… https://t.co/4l90jbZDPn
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