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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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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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