Spite and Soul – by: Marc Rogatschnig

by admin / posted on 5 days ago

Tucked in a small bay underneath a mountain peak is where this story takes place. ‘Spite And Soul’ by Marc Rogatschnig is another excellent entry into Write To Surf, Zag’s surf journo competition with some epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs (see details below). SPITE AND SOUL – by Marc Rogatschnig The searching is […]


Lefts vs Rights – The Monster Energy Pitstop Battle Begins

by admin / posted on 7 days ago

There’s a battle going on at monsterpits.co.za; Lefts vs Rights*. Entries for the June leg of the Monster Energy Pitstop in association with O’Neill, Vestal, Skullcandy and Neff have started barrelling in, and it’s going to be tough to pick a winner. Who’ll be taking this year’s Pitstop title? Last year the Lefts took top […]


Dust Off Those Lenses, Get Shooting and Win! (Zag Shorts)

by admin / posted on 18 June, 2015

Zigzag in partnership with GoPro is proud to present Zag Shorts – an online video competition open to the SA public with some great prizes up for grabs. So dust off those lenses, get shooting and win! Calling all videographers, show us what you’ve got! For the next eight months the videographer who enters the […]


M-Feb Releases ‘For The Love’ – A South African Surfing Journal

by admin / posted on 17 June, 2015

Kommetjie shredder, Michael February’s good friend, Reza De Nicker, said it best when sharing the news on Facebook: “Not only does M-Feb blow minds in the water, he does some pretty inspiring things out the water too!” Reza was sharing the news Michael announced yesterday on Youth Day (16 June), which was that he has […]


Growing Pains – by Hermann Vivier

by admin / posted on 15 June, 2015

It’s not only our ocean playground that is under threat, on land the situation isn’t great either. ‘Growing Pains’ is Hermann Vivier’s entry into Write To Surf – Zag’s surf journo competition with some epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs (see below for details). GROWING PAINS – by: Hermann Vivier When, as a young […]


Zigzag 39.5

by admin / posted on 13 June, 2015

Durban’s David Van Zyl features on the cover of Zigzag 39.5 inside a screamer of a tube in Hawaii. One of SA’s best bodyboarders, Iain Campbell, swam out and captured the moment; a first Zag cover for both. Now, let’s take a SNEAK PEEK at some of the features inside the latest issue: ********************* Feature: […]


Happy Ending for Morgans Bay Surfer

by zigzag / posted on 10 June, 2015

Last year Morgans Bay surfer, Chris Bogers, wrote a heartfelt letter to Zag (Vol. 38.2) explaining how his kidneys were failing and that he was in search of a donor. Within days of the mag going on sale, Chris received a number of answers to his letter, including one from Port Alfred journalist David Macgregor. […]


The Challenge Is On To Find SA’s Hardest Charger

by zigzag / posted on 10 June, 2015

The search for SA’s most courageous, committed and hardcore charger begins now. The Striped Horse Challenge presented by Zigzag in association with RVCA, Hurricane and Twig Surfboards is a big wave competition open to any Saffa surfer who is willing to put their head down and paddle themselves into the biggest and/or heaviest waves that […]


The Beauty I See – by Scott Cuttre

by zigzag / posted on 9 June, 2015

There are moments when surfing leaves us speechless, while other times it can spark ideas and words that bubble forth. ‘The Beauty I See’ is a poem by Scott Cuttre and an entry into our Write To Surf competition, which has some epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs if your story gets selected to […]


Summer Daze – Steven Sawyer

by zigzag / posted on 5 June, 2015
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Music and surfing go together like offshores and groundswells: the two just make a good combination. Whether it’s while we’re surfing, working or just relaxing, music plays a major role in all of our lives. With that in mind, welcome to Part II of ‘Surfer’s Ear’, where we catch up with local ocean-inspired artists whose […]