Tommy Drops Into Striped Horse Challenge

by admin / posted on 3 days ago

Boland charger, Tommy Kruger, is the latest surfer to be entered into contention for the Striped Horse Challenge supported by RVCA, Hurricane and Twig Surfboards. Carden Roberts filmed this ride of Tommy dropping into a serious wave near home, and entered it on stripedhorsechallenge.co.za The Striped Horse Challenge is a big wave competition open to […]


Zag Shorts Leg 1 Winner Decided

by admin / posted on 3 days ago

Zag Shorts presented by GoPro is a short movie competition with an insane main prize up for grabs in the form of R20 000 cash plus an all-expenses paid spot on one of Zag’s upcoming surf trips to document it. Competition began in June and six great surf clips were entered for the first leg, […]


First 2015 Monster Pitstop Winner is…

by admin / posted on 3 days ago

In a split decision between 14 incredible barrels entered, the winner of the June leg of the Monster Energy Pitstop in association with O’Neill, Vestal, Skullcandy and Neff has been decided. The first leg’s standout tube was… Granny slotted into a bomb at that left in Namibia. Granville West chased the recent swell to Namibia’s […]


Spite and Soul – by: Marc Rogatschnig

by admin / posted on 26 June, 2015

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 25 June, 2015

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. […]