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The Right Decision

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Thu, 6 September 2018

After the ruckus about gender pay disparity that began in South Africa, the World Surf League has decided to award the same prize money to female athletes from 2019. Very smart, writes Spike.

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Cutoff Low Looms

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Mon, 3 September 2018

A crazy week of weather, including radical rain and huge SE swell, is heading for the East Coast as a volatile cutoff low pressure morphs into view on Thursday, writes Spike.

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Masencamp Fires in Spain

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Fri, 31 August 2018

Adin Masencamp looks set to improve on his 29th QS ranking after reaching Round 6 of the Pull&Bear Pantin Classic Galicia Pro in the northwest coast of Spain, with small surf set for finals day.

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Last Man Standing in Spain

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Fri, 31 August 2018

There's been some solid swell on the northwestern tip of Spain for the Pull & Bear Pantin Classic Galicia Pro, but out of nine Saffas, only Adin Masencamp remains standing.

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Dane Set for Durban

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Surfing superstar Dane Reynolds, who just accepted an invititation to surf in the Cell C Goodwave Surf Tournament in Durban, says he's excited at the prospect of surfing cooking New Pier.

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Giant Purple Patch

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Thu, 30 August 2018

A gigantic storm with a central pressure of 930 minibars forms on Sunday south of the African continent, straddling the ice shelf. Spike looks at the Cell C Goodwave forecast.

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Mikey Meet Buttons

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Mon, 27 August 2018

Is Michael February about to win his first CT event? Judging by this Facebook video of him carving the chlorine at the Surf Ranch into byte-sized chunks, it sure looks like it, writes Spike.

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Muses in Muizies

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Tue, 21 August 2018

Muizenberg delivered glassy 2-3 foot lines to the ladies of La Muse recently as 73 surf sistas joined together for this unique women's only logging event, writes Melissa Volker.

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Fifth for February

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Mon, 20 August 2018

South Africa's Michael February delivered his career best result yesterday when he finished fifth behind winner Gabriel Medina in the Tahiti Pro Teahupo’o in small chunky but clean Chopes.

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Breakthrough for February

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Fri, 17 August 2018

A huge result for Michael February has put him into the quarter-finals of the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o after beating countryman Jordy Smith in Round 3 and winning his Round 4 heat.

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Wine Makers Go Bold

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Tue, 14 August 2018

For 19 years, winemakers have run the Vintners Surf Classic, with last Friday's epic edition at Stilbaai signalling a bold plan to raise R1million for a cancer treatment charity, writes Spike.

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