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Seal Point Finale (2014 Billabong Junior Series)

by zigzag / posted on 2 days ago
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The long walls of Cape St Francis are ready and waiting for the final event of the 2014 Billabong Junior Series. Seal Point is primed and ready for this year’s Billabong Junior Series finale. Last month saw the 50th event of the Series go down in some of the smallest surf recorded in its 14 […]

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SA’s Top Juniors Prepared for J-Bay Showdown

by zigzag / posted on 3 days ago
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Following on from an exciting 49th edition of the SA Surfing Champs this past weekend in Mossel Bay, the country’s best Under 17 surfers will be competing for the 2014 Hurley SA Junior Champs title at Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay next week. Check out the teaser for this year’s event. The event kicks off […]

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Jordy Through, Travis Looking Sharp in France

by zigzag / posted on 5 days ago
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The first round of the Quiksilver Pro France got underway in tricky peaks at Hossegor yesterday. The tide was effecting the three to four-foot waves heavily through many of the day’s heats, nevertheless there was some excellent surfing throughout Round 1. Travis looked sharp in his opening heat. Heat 1 featured plenty of experience with […]

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Bianca Off to Flying Start at Roxy Pro France

by zigzag / posted on 6 days ago
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Bianca Buitendag got off to a flying start at the Roxy Pro France, winning her Round 1 heat by a solid 5.66pts margin. Bianca scored a 7.17 and an 8.60 in Round 1 to secure one of the day’s highest heat totals. Victory in Round 1 meant that the Southern Cape local jumped directly to […]

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The Beyrick and Shane Show (Takes One To Know One – Vic Bay)

by zigzag / posted on 21 September, 2014
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Yesterday’s prediction of a drop in swell couldn’t have been more off, as closeout sets rumbled into the picturesque Victoria Bay throughout the final day of the final event of this year’s Quiksilver Takes One To Know One Series. To add to their closeout dodgin’ challenge, competitors also had to deal with an onshore chop […]

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Long Walls, Big Scores on Day 1 (Takes One To Know One – Vic Bay)

by zigzag / posted on 20 September, 2014
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A bone piercing five degree land breeze groomed the three to four-foot lines rolling down the rocky right point of Victoria Bay on Day 1 of the final event of the Quiksilver Takes One To Know One Series. By mid morning the three to four-foot lines turned into four to five-foot peelers with a slight […]

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Jordy & Steph Victorious at Trestles

by zigzag / posted on 19 September, 2014
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Jordy Smith and Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) are the 2014 Trestles champs. In a closely-fought final, Jordy defeated John John Florence (HAW) to win the Hurley Pro at Trestles – his first WCT victory since claiming the 2013 Billabong Rio Pro title in May last year. Meanwhile, Steph whittled away at Sally Fitzgibbons’ ratings lead by winning […]

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Kalk Bay Shootout ON! This Saturday

by zigzag / posted on 18 September, 2014
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The green light for this year’s Kalk Bay Shootout has been given for this Saturday, 20 Sept. This Saturday, eyes will be focussed on Kalk Bay. Competitors are gathering at 7:30am and the action should kick-off at 8:00am. Follow The Kalk Bay Shootout on Facebook for updates, otherwise get down to the Reef this Saturday […]

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John John Steals the Show (Hurley Pro at Trestles)

by zigzag / posted on 18 September, 2014
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John John Florence put on a clinic in Round 4 of the Hurley Pro at Trestles as the field narrowed down to the final eight surfers. We’re not exactly sure what the clinic was called – perhaps ‘How to Score a Nine at Trestles’ or ‘Near-Perfect Surfing by JJF’ – but it was a crazy […]

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Kelly’s Still Got It! (Hurley Pro at Trestles)

by zigzag / posted on 17 September, 2014
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The second round of the Hurley Pro at Trestles was called ON in clean, but difficult overhead waves at Lowers yesterday. Up first in Heat 1 was ratings leader Gabriel Medina (BRA), who was matched-up with countryman, Raoni Monteiro. Gabriel Medina got the scores to advance to Round 3 of the Hurley Pro at Trestles. […]

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