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Starting Verb with a Sentence

Thu, 29 April 2010

A verb is a doing word, and the name for the new brand that has recently emerged from the South African Skate and art scene, writes Chris Mason, who also took the photos.

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Toxic Threat to Elands Bay

Wed, 28 April 2010

Wavescape users have been urgently requested to fight a mining company's application to prospect for minerals inland from Elands Bay, a move expected to bring catastrophic environmental damage to the area.

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Twiggy wins Big Wave Oscar

Sat, 24 April 2010

Anaheim, California: Grant ‘Twiggy’ Baker became the first South African to win Ride of the Year, the premier category in the Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards.

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Swell Chaser Alert. Can you Go?

Thu, 22 April 2010

Flame Balls, Madagascar, cranks for 6 days. Are you in? True Blue has called the Swell Chase for the next week. Can you leave this weekend, or next Tuesday? It's on bru.

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Surfer Stable after Shark Bite

Wed, 14 April 2010

A Port Alfred surfer bitten on both feet by what they say was a Zambezi shark, is in stable condition in hospital.

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Shark Attack in Kowie

Tue, 13 April 2010

PORT ALFRED, South Africa: A surf was bitten but survived an attack by a shark at East Beach here today.

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Shark: Kowie Beaches Closed

Tue, 13 April 2010

PORT ALFRED: Local Municipal Authorities, Law Enforcement Authorities and the NSRI are declaring beaches in the Port Alfred area closed until further notice and appeal to the public not to take a chance swimming or surfing.

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Win Trip to California

Mon, 12 April 2010

Cape Town, South Africa: Win the ultimate trip to watch the iconic Hurley US Open of Surfing, the world’s biggest beach event.

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124 foot wave "Biggest Ever"

Thu, 1 April 2010

A photograph by a fisherman off the coast of Scotland has been verified to depict the largest wave ever ridden.

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All Aboard the Learning Curve

Fri, 26 March 2010

Toungsters from Palama Metsi Surf Development Academy go for a sponsored surf trip to Elands Bay up the West Coast, by Nailah Furnival.

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Tears Flow as Ballies Reunite

Sunday, 21 March 2010

Surfers time-warped to the Sixties in a grand reunion at the Muizenberg Pavilion that celebrated half a century of surfing just a few hundred metres down the beach. Words by Glen Thompson. Images by Pierre Marqua

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