The Cool Dude – by Steve Burningham

by admin / posted on 16 hours ago

Of course he was was cool; he had a kombi, long blonde hair, and wore beaded necklaces and leather bangles. He was also about to try and ride a fearsome local wave that nobody had attempted before. ‘The Cool Dude’ is Steve Burningham’s entry into Write To Surf – Zag’s surf journo competition with epic […]


Striped Horse Challenge Winner Announced This Saturday

by admin / posted on 2 days ago

This Saturday evening, one Saffa big wave charger will be wearing a larger-than-usual grin. That’s because the winner of the Striped Horse Challenge will be announced, and they’ll be awarded R20 000 in cash courtesy of Striped Horse Craft Beer, return flights to Hawaii from RVCA, as well as two Twig Surfboards and accessories from […]


Dane Reynolds Chooses Durban Charity

by admin / posted on 2 days ago

When it was announced that Dane Reynolds had been awarded a wildcard into the Quiksilver Pro France, he was delighted and shared the good news on Instagram: so i just got news i’ll be in the quiksilver pro france next week and i’m gonna donate my prize money to someone that needs it more than […]


Major Tube Time Puts Dale Staples Into Pitstop Contention

by admin / posted on 3 days ago

The fifth and final leg of the 2015 Monster Pitstop in association with O’Neill, Vestal, Skullcandy and Neff has kicked-off, and we’ve received our first entry. Dane Staples filmed this sand-churning tube that his brother, Dale Staples, rode in Namibia recently. Dale clocks in a considerable amount of tube time on this grinding left, which […]


Fourth Monster Pitstop Winner Is…

by admin / posted on 6 days ago

September has come and gone, which means it’s time to announce the next monthly winner of the Monster Pitstop in association with O’Neill, Vestal, Skullcandy and Neff. A number of epic tubes were entered into Leg 4, with three rides in particular making it tough for the judges to pick a winner. But after all […]


Zag Shorts Leg 4 Winner Decided

by admin / posted on 30 September, 2015

The September leg of our short film competition Zag Shorts presented by GoPro has come to an end, and once again we were impressed by the quality of entries we received. There were a few outstanding videos entered into Leg 4, which made finding a winner difficult. And as much as judging the strength of […]


Come Watch Psychic Migrations With Us (and Score!)

by admin / posted on 29 September, 2015

This Thursday, 1 October at Yours Truly in Cape Town, Zigzag is partnering with Volcom to present the premiere of Psychic Migrations in South Africa. Psychic Migrations – the latest audio visual offering from Volcom. It’s sick, trust us! Not only will you be among the first to view Volcom’s latest movie – featuring the […]


Casey Grant Makes Late Drop into Pitstop Contention

by admin / posted on 28 September, 2015

KZN south coast ripper, Casey Grant has squeezed himself out of this dredging Eastern Cape tube straight into contention for this month’s leg of the Monster Pitstop: Casey Grant rode this wave well to be in with a shot at this month’s win. With entries closing on Wednesday, it’s a late drop into Leg 4 […]


Big Finish Predicted for Striped Horse Challenge

by admin / posted on 25 September, 2015

With five days to go before entries close for the Striped Horse Challenge in association with RVCA, Twig Surfboards and Hurricane, there is still time for a dramatic conclusion; especially when plenty of swell has been forecasted for the remainder of the contest period. The forecast for Cape Town this weekend and next Wednesday according […]


Eco-Warriors Get Stuck In for Tuffy Beach Clean-Up

by admin / posted on 25 September, 2015

For the past few years, Zigzag have teamed up with Tuffy to bring you our Beach Clean-Up competition – in which we reward eco-conscious readers with kiff prizes. This year Firewire and Share the Stoke have joined our partnership and will be giving away a brand new board to one lucky entrant each month for […]