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Still Chasing Mavericks

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Wed, 30 October 2019

One of the world’s best big wave spots is marred with controversy, and it just won’t go away. It has left a bad taste in the mouthes of many, and Craig Jarvis tells us why.

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Down to the Wire!

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Mon, 28 October 2019

The tightest men's title race in history heads to Hawaii for the last event of the year. After Portugal, there is all manner of permutation for the men's and women's world title race.

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Four World Titles in Five Years!

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Wed, 23 October 2019

The world title came down to the wire, as it might for the WSL at Pipe, when South African Tristan Roberts won the APB bodyboard world tour in the final heat of the last event of 2019.

Read more: Four World Titles in Five Years!

The Final Stretch

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Mon, 21 October 2019

The CT will probably lose the wave pool next year, G-Land is probably in, Medina mishap opens door for Jordy, with the Olympics coming up in 2020. Craig Jarvis previews the final stretch.

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Grumpy Cold Medina

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Mon, 21 October 2019

The window to Jordy Smith's maiden title opened a little after an interference call led to a frustrated Gabriel Medina's elimination from the penultimate contest of the year yesterday.

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Shifting Sands of Time

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Sun, 20 October 2019

A world class series of spitting sand bars at St Francis Bay and the rolling tubes of the old Bruce's Beauties are on the cards with the news of exciting plans, writes Craig Jarvis.

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Taifū keikoku!

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Thu, 10 October 2019

Super Typhoon Hagibis is about to wreak biblical havoc upon Japan, including Tokyo and surrounds, bringing Noah-like rain, giant seas and rather stiff breezes, writes Spike.

Read more: Taifū keikoku!

Wear A Leash Man!

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Thu, 10 October 2019

TALKING POINT: You’re not cool, you’re a fool if you refuse to wear a leash while longboarding a busy spot, shouts legrope writer Wera Leishman, who unleashes both barrels at this trend.

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World First for Adaptive Surfing

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Wed, 9 October 2019

The world's first adaptive surfing big wave contest poignantly follows the recent collapse of the WSL Big Wave Tour, with South African champ Ant Smyth cracking an invite, writes Spike.

Read more: World First for Adaptive Surfing

Jordy Qualifies for Olympics

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Tue, 8 October 2019

Jordy Smith has officially been named as a qualifier for selection to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, pending approval of South African’s National Olympic Committee.

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McGilli on the Cusp

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Mon, 30 September 2019

Matt McGillivray is two places away from 2020 Championship Tour qualification after his 5th in the EDP Billabong Pro Ericeira, with 12 events to go in the marathon qualifying series.

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