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Thar She Blows Bru

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Sat, 25 August 2018

Big rain comes as a large southern storm canes us, backed by a buxom area of wind fetch blasting major swell shells across the Western Cape, with W gales spreading east, says Spike in his video report.

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Tue, 14 August 2018

Out of all the insane edits that pour forth from the frothing sand spit of Skeleton Bay, this has to be ranked in the top three. It's been posted before, but here it is again for your wonderment.

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Nature vs Nurture

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Thu, 2 August 2018

Winter has delivered some proper waves, which has made the Cape Town big wave crew happy, as well as Rick Wall, who is making the film Satori. This edit hints at what we can expect.

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Bromdog Mega Barrel

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Thu, 26 July 2018

Indo has thundered to one of the biggest swells in living memory. Ulus was 25 feet the other day. Over at Nias, Bromdog pulled into this gaping bomb. Check out the video.

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Logging the Jam 2018

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Fri, 13 July 2018

The soul of surfing is captured in the video edit from the 2018 edition of the Logjam, an Unconventional Surf Festival, which took place in Muizenberg earlier this month.

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Mauritius Outrage

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Thu, 12 July 2018

When Capetonian Kyle Kahn, who has lived on Mauritius and has been respectfully surfing Tamarin Bay for 18 months, asked a local why he hit his 13-year-old son, this is what happened.

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Foaming Mules

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Tue, 10 July 2018

Namibia went off in June as a sublime run of winter swells made landfall. Local drone operator Bernt Bruns put together this highlights edit from his best footage.

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20 Second Swell

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Wed, 27 June 2018

In this short three minute video forecast, Spike gives the lowdown on the epic 20 second swell that's just starting to hit the SW Cape, spreading eastwards overnight. Yeeha!

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Burn of the Year

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Tue, 26 June 2018

The Mad Max of surfing has been firing, and hordes are camping in the desert. Tommy Kruger was riding the perfect wave when a Spanish oke pulls off this doff action (second wave).

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