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Drone Riding in Nam


Sun, 28 May 2017

They're calling it the best waves of the year up in Namibia, and it sure looks like they scored a few days ago in this May edit by Bernt Burns filming from his intrepid drone.

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Slumtown Millionaire


Mon, 22 May 2017

In this short video edit, Luke Malherbe leads the charge, with the likes of Michael Monk, Tayla de Coning, and Dan Emslie during a fun afternoon surf at Nahoon Beach, East London.

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Puerto to Pe'ahi


Wed, 17 May 2017

Follow Twiggy Baker on his path to the 2016/17 WSL Big Wave Tour title, from Puerto to Pe'ahi to Nazaré - the 6th episode of TAG Heuer's Don't Crack Under Pressure series by the WSL.

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May Twirly Report


Wed, 10 May 2017

Spike has put up a surf report covering three storms that he's been monitoring, one for the West Coast and two for the East. Durban is going to get a few waves next week!

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The Hot Curl Kelp Cruiser


Mon, 8 May 2017

In this little movie, find a smooth ride over the kelp with the fin-less Hot Curl, an old-school all-round surfboard shape resurrected by Cape wood craftsmen Cobus Joubert.

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30 Hour Surf Session


Thu, 4 May 2017

Scottish surfer survives a 30 hour ordeal drifting off the coast of Scotland almost to Northern Island before he gets rescued by a Belfast coastguard helicopter.

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Zebra Milk Mimic Man


Fri, 28 April 2017

He's an ordinary surfer but his Trump impersonation has gone viral, and if you think that's good, check out his hilarious South African surfer accents: "out of zebra milk"! 

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Foam Fighter


Wed, 26 April 2017

Meet Lyon Farrel champion snowboarder from ... Hawaii! It's not quite as unusual as Cool Runnings, but it's pretty unique. Here's a little video profile of Farrel. 

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Ring My Bell!


Mon, 24 April 2017

In this video of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach final, Jordy Smith shows himself to be a bit of a showman with a couple of cheeky claims on two high-scoring rides.

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