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Adapting to Durban

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Adaptive surfers from South Africa and overseas made the pilgrimage to Durban for the Triggerfish Animation South African Adaptive Surfing Championships on the weekend, writes Spike.

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Huntington Wins


Mon, 6 August 2018

Hometown heroes Courtney Conlogue (USA) and Kanoa Igarashi (JPN) won the Vans US Open of Surfing presented by Swatch in bumpy 2-3' conditions yesterday.

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Acid Drops in Durban


Mon, 23 July 2018

About 1,000 Durbanites watched the heavy opening film of the Wavescape Festival at DIFF at the Bay of Plenty last night, with the director out from the US to be there, writes Spike.

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Trouble in Paradise


Thu, 19 July 2018

The surfer assaulted in Mauritius last month aims to turn surf rage into the oxymoron it should be. He has launched a crowdfund called Free Tamarin Bay from Violence in the Surf, writes Spike.

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Heavy Water Premiere this Sunday


Tue, 17 July 2018

If you're in Durban, pull in this Sunday evening to the Bay of Plenty to experience the African premiere of Heavy Water, the Nathan Fletcher movie, and meet the director. This movie is insane!

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The Rail Game


Sat, 14 July 2018

This was one of the great heats in surfing, not just because a Supertubes great was bowing out but because of three men who mix speed with critical power and flow, writes Craig Jarvis.

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Lucky 13 for the Future


Fri, 13 July 2018

Huge pods of dolphins and pumping Supers delivered a sublime Friday 13 today to welcome the women back to J-Bay after 18 long years, with Stephanie Gilmore emerging triumphant.

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Father and Son


Tue, 10 July 2018

Dungeons was the best in living memory for some guys on Sunday. Matt Bromley, 27, had his dad John, 64, come out to watch. Guess what happens next. Photos Grant Scholtz

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The Women Rule at JBay


Sat, 7 July 2018

If you thought the demand to watch women’s surfing was low, you weren’t at Supertubes yesterday. If you thought they didn't surf hot, think again. Melissa Volker gives the female perspective.

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Rocket Elves and Men in Grey Suits


Thu, 5 July 2018

The who's who of surfing came to JBay to watch Jordy Smith fall in the semis, and rocket elf Filipe Toledo win back-to-back Corona JBay Open titles, writes Spike.

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Last Man Standing


Tue, 3 July 2018

Jordy Smith is the last man standing for South Africa in the Corona Open J-Bay after he had the crowd roaring today in his win over rookie Tomas Hermes (BRA) in Round 3.

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