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WSL Moves to Vic Bay

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Fri, 31 May 2019

Vic Bay welcomes the first South African WSL Qualifying Series event in 25 years with the inaugural Vic Bay Classic, born after the cancellation of the Zigzag Durban Surf Pro in May.

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Petition Stops Bail for Murder Accused

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Fri, 31 May 2019

Thanks to 33,683 signatures at Change.org, bail has been denied to or refused by the men accused of the murder of David Wolfromm, 38, callously slain after a surf early this month.

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Jordy for the Win at JBay

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Mon, 27 May 2019

He's had setbacks, but he's still sixth in the world. If Jordy Smith can bank a few fair to good results, a win at JBay will be pivotal in his bid for a world title, writes Craig Jarvis.

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Historic Longboard Champs

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Mon, 27 May 2019

A record 102 athletes from 31 nations are attending the ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship in historic Biarritz, France, where the sport was first introduced to the continent in 1957.

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Things Just Got Interesting

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Mon, 27 May 2019

The guy who changed his nationality from American to Japanese just won the first event of his career a year before the Tokyo Olympics, and a 47-year-old just moved to ninth in the world.

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Falklands Epic Comes to Cape Town

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Fri, 24 May 2019

Pull in next Wednesay in Cape Town to meet the Azulay brothers at the African premiere of their new film, Transcending Waves, a surf adventure epic fresh from the Falkland Islands.

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Turtally Awesome Screening Tonight

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Fri, 24 May 2019

Come support the Two Oceans Turtle Rescue Programme at a special screening of the cinematic ode to the Wes Kus, Deep Blue Middle C, tonight at the Two Oceans Aquarium.

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Judging Jordy Part II

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Tue, 21 May 2019

Coming across a comment by Aussie legend Gary "Kong" Elkerton on Facebook, Spike sifts through the deluge of reaction to Jordy's exit from the Corona Bali Protected.

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Durban Adapts to Clean Surf

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Mon, 20 May 2019

After a nervous week of tests after the sewage leak in Durban, the Build for Better Adaptive Surfing Championship was held in clean 2-3’ surf at New Pier over the weekend, writes Spike.

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Favourites Upset

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Sun, 19 May 2019

Joan Duru and Jack Freestone took down world #1 John John Florence and defending event winner Italo Ferreira in Round 3 of the Corona Bali Protected earlier today.

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Durban Beaches Open

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Mon, 13 May 2019

The SA Adaptive Surfing Championships will go ahead in Durban on Saturday after beaches on the Golden Mile were re-opened in the wake of the sewage disaster last week.

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