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Sun Rises for Japan

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Mon, 5 November 2018

It's all happening for Japan two years from the Tokyo Olympics with their first team gold medal at the world juniors, while SA's Luke Slijpen scooped a bronze in the U18 boys.

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Saffas Smash It

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Thu, 1 November 2018

A welcome record has just been broken in Hawaii, with four South Africans reaching the last 16 of the HIC Pro presented by Vans in Hawaii, and two of them making the final.

Read more: Saffas Smash It

Shiver me Britches!

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Tue, 30 October 2018

Carnage has been spreading up the East Coast today as a howling SW gale furiously manifests a 10 metre swell and dangerous seas. Batten the hatches, if you haven't already, writes Spike.

Read more: Shiver me Britches!

Big Win for SA Marine Life

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Fri, 26 October 2018

The approval yesterday of 20 new and expanded Marine Protected Areas by South Africa’s Cabinet has brought the protection of the oceans around South Africa up to 5% from 0.4%.

Read more: Big Win for SA Marine Life

Enabling the Abled

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Wed, 24 October 2018

The concept of being forced to surf like an adaptive surfer saves you from your unabled self, discovers Spike during a busy and bustling media day held in Muizenberg on the weekend.

Read more: Enabling the Abled

Adaptive Surf Day

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Fri, 19 October 2018

Come down to Muizenberg, near Cape Town, tomorrow to meet SA adaptive surfers, who include members of our national team who head to the World Champs in California this December.

Read more: Adaptive Surf Day

Window to the Ancients

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Tue, 16 October 2018

When we surf, many of us know kelp only as a hindrance when paddling for a wave, or paddling out to a surf spot. Spike discovers a world of wonder beneath the waves.

Read more: Window to the Ancients

Hot at the Top

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Mon, 15 October 2018

It's hot at the top as Gabby dethrones Toledo, Julian cements 3rd, Jordy moves to 5th, and Stef spies a 7th world title after the Quiksilver Pro France and Roxy Pro France, writes Spike.

Read more: Hot at the Top

Generating Momentum this December

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Wed, 10 October 2018

The Robert Redford film that depicts the rise of the Momentum Generation initially spurned by Kelly Slater will screen at the Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival in December. Check it.

Read more: Generating Momentum this December

World Women's Record

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Fri, 5 October 2018

Brazilian Maya Gabeira has had a kiff week: she won the inaugural Women’s XXL Biggest Wave Award and set a Guinness World Record for the Largest Wave Surfed Unlimited (female).

Read more: World Women's Record

Surfer Slain by Brain-Eating Amoeba

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Wed, 3 October 2018

What a headline. Almost ludicrous. Fake news? Click bait? B-grade schlock? No, writes Craig Jarvis, who brings us a sobering tale of single-cell lurgies that lurk in bodies of freshwater.

Read more: Surfer Slain by Brain-Eating Amoeba

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