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Hand Guns at Dawn

Thu, 14 January 2010

When Robin Möhr goes surfing, he takes a hand gun in case things get heavy, writes Spike.

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Scientists Move to Allay Shark Fears

Wed, 13 January 2010

Shark scientists have moved to allay public fears in the wake of the Fish Hoek shark attack, reports Spike.

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Shark Attack Live on Twitter

7.05pm Tue, 12 January 2010

Three hours ago social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook exploded with real-time news of a shark attack in Fish Hoek, reports Spike.

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4th shark death in Port St Johns

Mon, 21 December 2009

The fourth fatal shark attack in two years has again set off alarm bells in Port St Johns.

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Mundaka Axed from World Tour

Fri, 18 December 2009

Billabong International has announced that after discussions with the Association Of Surfing Professionals (ASP) and surfer representatives from the World Professional Surfers (WPS) it was decided the Billabong Pro Mundaka would no longer be a fixture of the ASP Men’s World Tour in 2010.

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Surfers Pay Respects to Shorty

Mon, 30 November 2009

People from far and wide came to pay their respects to one of South Africa's surfing pioneers, Shorty Bronkhorst. We give you a photo essay of the day, held along the point in Jeffreys Bay yesterday. A special photo tribute by Garth Robinson.

Beach Cleanup

Mon, 30 November 2009

If you’ve ever felt the urge to answer the call of the ocean, but hated to tread through piles of rubbish trying to get there, stop moaning and do something about it.

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Hello Summer

Mon, 23 November 2009

Cape Town comes to life in summer, not that winter is dull, what with all the massive waves pounding our coastline, the cosy adventures in the wine lands and the lazy evenings spent in front of the fireplace waiting out the torrential rains of yet another cold front.

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Namibian Tube Ticket for Two

Thu, 19 November 2009

Billabong Team Riders, Twiggy Baker and Shaun Payne kept their eyes on the charts for a fat West swell bearing down on the west coast of southern Africa.

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Nixon signs hot laaitie Shaun Joubert

Fri, 6 November 2009

J-Bay - Nixon South Africa has announced the signing of promising young surfing star Shaun Joubert.

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30 feet, 40 hours and a Cup of Coffee

Wed, 28 October 2009

One of our premier big wave riders, Chris Bertish, is in the States on one of his epic journeys around the world to represent his country after a chaotic premature depature from SA last week that entailed 40 hours of gruelling travel. With hardly any sleep, and fuelled by a cup of Starbucks coffee, he rocked up at his first event and ... well ... read it in his words.

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