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Africa Rising

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Mon, 11 March 2019

African surfing is on the rise with the addition of Senegal to the WSL Qualifying Series, and the rollout of the flagship of the 2019 City Surf Series - the biggest women's QS on the continent.

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Wavescape Awards Announced

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Thu, 7 March 2019

The Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival has announced the winners of the film festival in Cape Town in December, with Best Surf Film going to Russian feature documentary Priboi.

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Aweh Haleh!

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Wed, 6 March 2019

It's white knuckle time for the Cell C Goodwave as Intense Tropical Cyclone Haleh grinds down into Durban's swell window, but local winds are chopping and changing with each model run, writes Spike.

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The Spirit of Aloha

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Tue, 5 March 2019

South African surf coach and manager Tasha Mentasti has just won the Aloha Award, a prestigious international prize from the US. Spike spoke to her.

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Ten Years Logged!

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Tue, 5 March 2019

Ten years of surf heritage and vintage surf South Africana were celebrated in testing 2-4' waves at Llandudno near Cape Town this weekend, with a festive crowd gathering to enjoy the jol.

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Satori Premieres in California

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Tue, 5 March 2019

SA big wave surfing film Satori will be the focus of the SLO Film Fest in California next week, with director Rick Wall and Komsurf owner Roddy Torr flying out to join Shaun Tomson as guests.

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JBay Dates Locked Down

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Wed, 27 February 2019

The dates for this year’s JBay Winterfest have been locked down. The two week festival of surfing, and other jols, will take place from 6 to 22 July. It's Kelly's last on tour, so don't miss out.

Read more: JBay Dates Locked Down

Platform for Takeoff

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Wed, 27 February 2019

As we move into the nitty gritty of this surfing year, Craig Jarvis underlines some reasons to be hopeful by reminding us how good 2018 was for South African surfing.

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Summer Time!

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Wed, 27 February 2019

Open heart surgery survivor Greg Bertish has teamed up with the NSRI for a children's inspirational tour up the East Coast of South Africa next week on a fund raising drive.

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Ag Nee Oma!

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Mon, 25 February 2019

Last Thursday, lifeguards saved 43 Aussie surfers as they sampled the vetkoek sent by Cyclone Oma, writes Spike, who hopes some of that sweet stuff swings by the SA east coast.

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C'est Magnifique!

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Fri, 22 February 2019

Breakdancing has been added to the list of four "new" sports for inclusion in the 2024 Paris Olympics, along with the other three debutants from Tokyo that include surfing, reports Spike.

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