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Local is Lekker Jeffrey

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Sun, 7 July 2019

Fans pulling in for the Corona JBay Open are in for a treat, from local deals offered by JBay businesses to a crazy R15k board-and-wetsuit prize for downloading the JBay Winterfest app.

Read more: Local is Lekker Jeffrey

The Lombok Life

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Sun, 7 July 2019

In Part 4 of his Indo Diaries, surf travel guru Greg Bertish and his family and friends have an experience of a lifetime surfing and exploring the island of Lombok in Indonesia.

Read more: The Lombok Life

Raise You One JBay Wildcard

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Sun, 7 July 2019

Ninth place in choppy five foot surf at the Ballito Pro pres by O'Neill yesterday has earned Durban surfer Beyrick De Vries the local wildcard into the Corona JBay Open next week.

Read more: Raise You One JBay Wildcard

Jordy and Beyrick Fly the SA Flag

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Fri, 5 July 2019

Jordy Smith and Beyrick de Vries are keeping South Africa's hopes alive after both surfers won through to the Round of 24 in tricky surf at the Ballito Pro pres by O’Neill today.

Read more: Jordy and Beyrick Fly the SA Flag

Something this Way Comes

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Fri, 5 July 2019

Storms are stacking up but move into westerly mode after the weekend, which is not great for the Corona JBay Open, but Spike has spotted a brute at the end of next week.

Read more: Something this Way Comes

Good News for Local Whales

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Tue, 2 July 2019

Good to know that DEFF has heeded calls after the City of Cape Town joined voices calling for a halt to octopus fishing after the death of another whale, a young Humpback, writes Spike.

Read more: Good News for Local Whales

Rapid Response Saves Surfer

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Fri, 28 June 2019

Quick thinking, a phone call and a super fast response by members of NSRI Station 21 in Cape St Francis led to the rescue of a 22-year-old Cape Town surfer yesterday, writes Spike.

Read more: Rapid Response Saves Surfer

The JBay Wild Card

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Thu, 27 June 2019

Before you jump up and down about how wild cards work for the Corona JBay Open, remember that a lack of sponsorship resulted in the demise of the Supertrial, writes Craig Jarvis.

Read more: The JBay Wild Card

Winter Finally Wakes Up

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Thu, 27 June 2019

A barrage of winter storms are lining up the Cape for a pummelling, with one about to strike, and another two to make landfall within the next five days, writes Spike.

Read more: Winter Finally Wakes Up

Gunning for a Corona JBay Open Hat-Trick

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Thu, 27 June 2019

Can Filipe Toledo be the first in history to scoop a JBay hat-trick? Craig Jarvis ponders the pressures he will face, not least from a big Saffa hungry for a win on home surf.

Read more: Gunning for a Corona JBay Open Hat-Trick

The Lombok Lowdown

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Wed, 26 June 2019

In Part 3 of his Indo Diaries, surf travel guru Greg Bertish packs his family in a hired seven seater for a long trek east to Lombok that finds a salty reward, and an ice-cold Bintang.

Read more: The Lombok Lowdown

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