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Mikey Meet Buttons


Mon, 27 August 2018

Is Michael February about to win his first CT event? Judging by this Facebook video of him carving the chlorine at the Surf Ranch into byte-sized chunks, it sure looks like it, writes Spike.

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Muses in Muizies


Tue, 21 August 2018

Muizenberg delivered glassy 2-3 foot lines to the ladies of La Muse recently as 73 surf sistas joined together for this unique women's only logging event, writes Melissa Volker.

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Fifth for February


Mon, 20 August 2018

South Africa's Michael February delivered his career best result yesterday when he finished fifth behind winner Gabriel Medina in the Tahiti Pro Teahupo’o in small chunky but clean Chopes.

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Breakthrough for February


Fri, 17 August 2018

A huge result for Michael February has put him into the quarter-finals of the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o after beating countryman Jordy Smith in Round 3 and winning his Round 4 heat.

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Wine Makers Go Bold


Tue, 14 August 2018

For 19 years, winemakers have run the Vintners Surf Classic, with last Friday's epic edition at Stilbaai signalling a bold plan to raise R1million for a cancer treatment charity, writes Spike.

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No man!


Tue, 14 August 2018

Oh no, not again! Mikey February and Jordy Smith have fought through the tricky Round 2 of the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o elimination round only to face each other in Round 3 ... again!

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Tricky in Tahiti


Mon, 13 August 2018

Jordy Smith survived a tricky Round 2 encounter in six foot surf at the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o earlier today, while Mikey February must face Conner Coffin in his Round 2 elimination.

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Slumtown Silverware


Mon, 13 August 2018

Local Zoe Steyn, 14, became the youngest Open Women's winner yesterday in the history of the Mercedes–Benz SA Champs, with Cape Town's Jordy Maree victorious in the men's.

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Women Gather at the Berg


Sat, 11 August 2018

The surf sistas of Cape Town have gathered today at Muizenberg for the ladies-only longboard event, La Muse Classic, which now runs over one day after concerns about conditions tomorrow.

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Foiled Again ... Twice


Thu, 9 August 2018

Sixteen year-old Melkbos local Nathan van Vuuren is making waves in Hawaii with several excellent foil racing results, including two podium places behind legendary waterman Kai Lenny.

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Spine Shock at Sunset


Wed, 8 August 2018

Kommetjie big wave surfer Odd Persson had a narrow and scary escape yesterday when he was temporarily paralysed in 15ft+ surf at Sunset Reef. Spike spoke to one of his rescuers.

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