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It's a Wrap!

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Mon, 10 December 2018

Four weeks of ocean and charity events at the Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival culminated last night in a cheque for R100,000 going to a Cape Town community programme.

Read more: It's a Wrap!

New Brazilian World Champ

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Mon, 10 December 2018

A last-minute decision for 17-year-old Brazilian Mateus Herdy to jump on a plane from Hawaii was vindicated when he claimed victory at the Taiwan Open World Junior Champs yesterday.

Read more: New Brazilian World Champ

Historic Gold for SUP Team SA

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Sun, 2 December 2018

South Africa's Tarryn King earned the first gold medal for South Africa in a ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship, which wrapped up today in Wanning, China.

Read more: Historic Gold for SUP Team SA

Steezy World Champion

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Sun, 2 December 2018

JBay's Steven Sawyer has won the 2018 WSL World Longboard Championship at the Taiwan Open of Surfing, defeating longboarding legend Kai Sallas from Hawaii in clean 3ft surf.

Read more: Steezy World Champion

Record Bids for Boards

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Thu, 29 November 2018

Surfer comedian Nik Rabinowitz was on top form last night when he worked a crowd of 200 at Jack Black's Taproom for a record R782,000 at the Wavescape Artboard Project auction.

Read more: Record Bids for Boards

North Shore Double

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Wed, 28 November 2018

It was all happening in Hawaii early today when Billy Kemper took out the Jaws Challenge (Twiggy got 5th) and Carissa Moore won the Beachwaver Maui Pro, both in cooking if smaller surf.

Read more: North Shore Double

Art Auction!

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Tue, 27 November 2018

A car guard from Rwanda, and an artist whose work can be seen in the New York Museum of Modern Art have joined the Wavescape Artboard Project, with the auction to be held tomorrow.

Read more: Art Auction!

Surfing World Explodes

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Tue, 27 November 2018

Phew! Do you feel like an emotional husk after yesterday's big wave carnage and confounded trying to keep up with a blast of events happening at the same time? Spike summarises for us.

Read more: Surfing World Explodes

Solo Medal Hope for SA

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Sun, 25 November 2018

South African hopes for a medal in the SUP Surfing of the ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship in China lie with Capetonian Thomas King, who is two heats from the final.

Read more: Solo Medal Hope for SA

Jaws Green Light

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Sun, 25 November 2018

The World Surf League Big Wave Tour (BWT) has issued a Green Alert for the Jaws Challenge at Pe'ahi to run tomorrow, which could mean an early evening start SA time.

Read more: Jaws Green Light

A Surfing Life

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Fri, 23 November 2018

Durban Surfer and ocean adventurer John McCarthy is pulling into Cape Town to launch his book The Sexy Ugly Beautifuls during the Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival.

Read more: A Surfing Life

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