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Twiggy for President


Thu, 2 May 2019

Will this wave win Twiggy Baker Ride of the Year, and as world champ, Best Performance, at the WSL Big Wave Awards? Watch live tomorrow 4.30am ZA time, writes Spike.

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Out of Site


Tue, 30 April 2019

Cape Town beach-goers have been confronted with an unusual sight lately: whale sharks washed ashore around the Cape Peninsula, writes Tatjana Baleta. Photos Maryke Musson.

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Longboard Champs


Fri, 26 April 2019

A solid 16 second groundswell is due to liven up the SA Longboard Championships at Seal Point tomorrow as defending champions WP attempt to retain the team trophy.

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For Whom the Bell Tolls


Fri, 26 April 2019

Most of the time, Bells Beach is a relatively innocuous walling point, but yesterday, the iconic spot bared its teeth as the 50 Day Storm arrived, writes Spike.

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Lightey Power!


Wed, 24 April 2019

There will be no grumpy parents shouting from the sidelines, only stoke, at the second event in the Surf Emporium Western Cape Inter Schools Surfing League this weekend, writes Spike.

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Storm Carnage in Durban


Tue, 23 April 2019

A strange west moving cutoff low pressure system has caused storm havoc and at least 51 deaths in KZN, with rainfalls of up to 300mm moving down to the South Coast, writes Spike.

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Flying High!


Tue, 23 April 2019

Joshe Faulkner and Minami Nonaka clinched the Nelson Mandela Surf Pro on Sunday, with Nonaka completing a rare double - the women's and junior women's titles.

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Blow Pipe in PE


Fri, 19 April 2019

South Africans are dominating the first South African event in the WSL Africa Tour - the Nelson Mandela Bay Surf Pro, which is underway in small surf in PE, and ends tomorrow.

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World Title Focus


Fri, 19 April 2019

Jordy Smith is through to Round 3 of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach in search of his maiden world title with a solid display of power surfing at the backup site, Winkipop.

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Liberian Surfer Appeal


Tue, 16 April 2019

US surfing personality Sal Masekela, the son of SA music legend Hugh Masekela, has put his support behind a Kickstarter campaign to build a clubhouse for a Liberian surf club.

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Hands Off Our Coast!


Thu, 11 April 2019

Wavescape has teamed up with the Wild Swim, an environmental fund-raising project to prevent a special piece of Pondoland from being dug up into a titanic titanium mine, writes Spike.

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Mon Aug 19 14:50:25 +0000 2019

Some insane skills were on display at the QS Caraïbos Lacanau Pro held in France on the weekend, and won by Maud Le… https://t.co/j0OWNcCFYg
Thu Aug 15 07:54:14 +0000 2019

Could the old man of the sea Kelly Slater make it the lucky 7th at the Tahiti Pro presented by Hurley, coming up at… https://t.co/ur9XXya8zh
Mon Aug 12 05:53:32 +0000 2019

Durban and surrounds -- There's some south swell to 4ft on open coast Monday with maybe 2' or 3' sets bending into… https://t.co/Z2wz2fBNxT
Mon Aug 12 05:42:50 +0000 2019

Cape Peninsula -- Solid if a bit messy stormsea Monday with white water heaving on deepwater reefs to a solid 15ft… https://t.co/Qsl3o7J1As
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