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Bridging the Gender Divide


Mon, 2 July 2018

In this age of #metoo and growing gender enlightenment, there can be only one outcome after the wakeup call surfing received last week, writes Spike.

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Storms Lining Up!


Sun, 1 July 2018

The surf looks epic for the first five days of the Corona Open JBay as two storms set Supers up in their sights with a slew of SW swell, writes Spike somewhat sybillantly.

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Crisanto Hits the Roof


Sun, 1 July 2018

Pristine, long period lines presided at Willard Beach as Peterson Crisanto (BRA) became the 50th winner of the Ballito Pro presented by Billabong in front of a packed beach yesterday.

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There Can be Only One


Wed, 27 June 2018

Only one South African remains in the men's QS10,000 at Ballito, while after a marathon day in Ballito today, Peru’s Sofia Mulanovich won the women's QS1,000. Spike summarises.

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Windmills of the Mind


Wed, 27 June 2018

If you did this in Spain, what would happen? Slashed tyres? A broken board? A wet kiss by a hairy gypsy? Spike watches Don Quixote charge windmills in the sand. Photos Grant Scholtz.

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Hawaiian Wins in PE


Mon, 25 June 2018

History was made yesterday when Hawaiian Brisa Hennessy won the WSL QS3000 rated Volkswagen SA Open of Surfing, presented by Hurley, at Pollock Beach in Port Elizabeth.

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Dungeons Rumbles into Life


Mon, 25 June 2018

In the pre-dawn darkness of a cold winter's night, big wave surfers gather in Hout Bay as distant waves crack across a scary reef. Sean Thompson describes a recent day out at Dungeons.

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JBay Rocking


Tue, 19 June 2018

Desmond And The Tutus, Shadowclub, aKing and other big acts are going to be rocking the JBay Winterfest during the Corona Sunset Sessions over two weekends in July.

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New Day Dawns


Tue, 19 June 2018

History will be made in Port Elizabeth this weekend with the news that the women's event has been upped to a QS3,000, which makes it the biggest in Africa, and one of just five in the world.

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I Met Some Nice South Africans!


Mon, 18 June 2018

Australian surfer Jordan Lawler says South Africans are so nice, they helped him win the men's division of the Jordy Smith Cape Town Surf Pro presented by O’Neill this weekend!

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Bumper Ballito!


Thu, 14 June 2018

The world’s longest running pro surfing event celebrates its 50th golden jubilee with more than half of the top 34 on the Championship Tour pulling into Ballito this month.

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