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Shark Attack at Kakgat

For the latest (Cape Times, Friday 10 July), check the piece on IOL:

"500 pound Rottweiller in a Bad Mood"

From Weekend Post (www.weekendpost.co.za): Claremont surfer Paul Buckley was attacked by a shark on Monday July 7 while riding the waves in Jongensfontein in Stilbaai. He was rushed to a Mossel Bay hospital where a deep wound to his leg was stitched closed before he was discharged today (July 8).

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Oh my HAT

Tue, 7 July 2009

Australia: O’Neill surfer Mark Mathews has scored one of the biggest and heaviest barrels ever ridden – in shark infested waters some 20km off the coast of West Oz.

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This Dog has another Day

Tue, 7 July 2009

Twenty-five years earlier a fit and trim Richard Dog Marsh was taken down the same sand track and pot-holed tar section to the very same secret spot on the south coast. By Craig Jarvis

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Hurley Photo Contest Winner

Thu, 2 July 2009

The winner of the Hurley Photo Contest is Peter Russell for his amazing photograph taken in False Bay Wednesday 24 June during the storm in Cape Town last week. Peter wins a product pack from Hurley to the value of R5,000!

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Develop What?

Fri, 22 May 2009

Development surfing is about supporting futures not developing stereotypes, says Chris Mason, an official from Muizenberg-based club called Palama Metsi.

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Safari burns down

Wed, 5 November 2008

Legendary shaper Spider Murphy was left picking up the pieces, literally, after a fire broke out at the Safari factory in the early hours of Saturday. Much of the back of the factory was burned to the ground, although the front section housing some of the factory, the shop and showroom were not damaged.

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