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The Zephyr


Thu, 1 June 2017

Love the music and general vibe of this mostly slow-mo video clip of Davey van Zyl and Mikey Feb sliding the light fantastic while dancing with the zesty Zephyr - shot by Tao Farren-Hefer

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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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Fri Mar 22 05:07:17 +0000 2019

Durban and surrounds -- // Nice bit of SSW swell out of town early Friday in kiff wind, but it goes mild to miff SE… https://t.co/EucsrCtdpE
Fri Mar 22 05:01:05 +0000 2019

Cape Peninsula -- // Lots of SE in your future. Friday looks stiff SE, with False Bay blown out. Big gaping 6-7' tu… https://t.co/YulQRVmSkZ
Fri Mar 22 04:54:19 +0000 2019

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Fri Mar 22 04:44:49 +0000 2019

The sun is sliding back towards the cold season, and six decades into the longest running pro surfing event in the… https://t.co/k2ndaLqDAh
Thu Mar 14 14:28:14 +0000 2019

Durban and surrounds -- // Lots of light, mild fun east swell ahead. Thursday looks 3' from SE swell in town, maybe… https://t.co/Ip9k4vtoSn
Thu Mar 14 14:28:10 +0000 2019

KZN South Coast -- // There was really kiff surf on the points this morning Thursday in light W going glassy and pu… https://t.co/oOunpWVlh1
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