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Silver for SA

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Wed, 11 September 2019

South Africa just took silver in the Aloha Cup at the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans a few hours ago, narrowly losing to gold medallists Australia by 0.08 of a point.

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Best Result for McGillivray

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Tue, 10 September 2019

Matthew McGillivray has bagged his best result on the WSL Qualifying Series after a solid 5th place at the ABANCA Galicia Classic Surf Pro in Spain on the weekend.

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Bianca Banks Bronze

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Tue, 10 September 2019

Bianca Buitendag has secured provisional qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after her third place at the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans earlier today, writes Spike.

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Bianca One Heat Away

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Mon, 9 September 2019

Bianca Buitendag has made it to the penultimate heat of the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans in Japan, with Zoe Steyn and Sarah Baum falling in Repercharge Rounds 5 and 6.

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Vuvus in Japan

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Sat, 7 September 2019

As the Olympics looms next year, 55 countries are rolling out their best surfers, including the top pros, as the ISA World Surfing Games presented by Vans begins in Miyazaki, Japan today.

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Killing It

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Sat, 7 September 2019

Matthew McGillivray is killing it in Spain where he eliminated Aussie Jack Robinson to make the quarter-finals of the QS10,000 ABANCA Galicia Classic Surf Pro yesterday.

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Barbarian Phase

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Fri, 6 September 2019

WEEKEND READ: If you read William Finnegan's Barbarian Days, you'll enjoy this evocative piece by Cape Town writer Hedley Twidle after a short version was printed in Business Day.

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Single (Use) Fins

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Thu, 29 August 2019

What's a good way to start ridding the ocean of one of the worst plastic offenders: bottle caps? Make surfboard fins out of them. Spike speaks to Shaka Surf founder Dominick Tayler.

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Pivotal Moment

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Thu, 29 August 2019

Jordy Smith's third place at the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o has catupulted him to 2nd in the world, and this pivotal moment in lefthand waves of consequence bodes well for 2019, writes Spike.

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Acute Focus

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Mon, 26 August 2019

The surf was kiff and clean 3-5' and mildly fun to watch last night but it was at least 10 snapped boards and a dinged head away from the real Place of Broken Skulls, writes Spike.

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Backhand Attack

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Mon, 26 August 2019

The backhand attack of Joshe Faulkner and Zoe Steyn saw them to the Open titles at the Mercedes–Benz SA Champs yesterday after a stellar run of cranking surf at Nahoon Reef.

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