Shark City

by admin / posted on 17 hours ago

Cape Town is unique in the way that sharks and humans co-exist side by side. But it’s not always a comfortable arrangement.


Battle On for Zag Shorts Leg 5

by admin / posted on 21 hours ago

We’re nearly at the halfway mark for Leg 5 of Zag Shorts – our short film competition presented by GoPro – and once again some amazing entries are battling it out for a spot in the finals, where one overall winner will claim R20 000 cash and a spot on an exclusive Zag surf trip. […]


Adin Jeenes in Contention for Second Monster Pitstop Win

by admin / posted on 2 days ago

Southern Cape tube-hunter, Adin Jeenes – who won the second leg of the Monster Pitstop – just sent in this incredible tube to put himself in contention for the fifth and final leg as well: Adin Jeenes’ epic ride in Indo – filmed by Dasha Zaytseva. Should this be judged the standout ride in October, […]


Andy Marr Wins Striped Horse Challenge

by admin / posted on 3 days ago

Veteran Kommetjie charger, Andy Marr, has proven how much experience counts in big wave surfing by claiming victory in the inaugural Striped Horse Challenge in association with RVCA, Twig Surfboards and Hurricane. Andy Marr’s winning ride at Dungeons – filmed by Dean Engela. As the second oldest* of the 16 big wave surfers in contention […]


We Make It Sic! Leg 2 Winner Announced

by admin / posted on 5 days ago
Shred 1

We were blown away by the quality of entries we received during the second month of our We Make It Sic! competition powered by Bosch and Dremel. And although each and every submission was impressive and unique in their own right, after much consideration by the judges, Liam Bulgen’s Re-purposed Fin Systems have been selected as the […]


Striped Horse Challenge Winner Announced This Saturday

by admin / posted on 6 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 […]


The Cool Dude – by Steve Burningham

by admin / posted on 6 days 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 […]


Dane Reynolds Chooses Durban Charity

by admin / posted on 7 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 6 October, 2015

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 2 October, 2015

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 […]