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Twig to Compete in The Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau 2016

by zigzag / posted on 17 hours ago
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While you read this Twig is getting ready to compete in The Eddie, which hasn’t run since 2009. With the recent run of waves in his home town, the birth of his daughter and as South Africa’s only representative in the event, Twig can only be feeling confident and we’re backing him all the way […]

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Sharky Beach Clean Up

by admin / posted on 29 January, 2016
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Cape Town based cleaning enthusiast, Gareth Hubbard, put together this hilarious clip showing us how fun cleaning your beach can really be. This is his official video entry into our Tuffy Beach Clean-Up competition, and for his effort he stands a chance to walk away with a brand new Firewire from Share The Stoke Foundation.

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Be Like Glenn – St James Clean-Up

by admin / posted on 28 January, 2016
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After noticing how St James beach in Cape Town gets re-covered in litter after each high tide, Glenn Moncrieff concludes that we need to cut the problem of waste off at the source, by avoiding unnecessary packaging and re-using what we do buy. Now if we could all adopt that mindset, the world would be […]

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First Leg Of The Future Legends Coaching Series A Resounding Success

by admin / posted on 26 January, 2016
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The first ever Future Legends Coaching Series event, run by the South African Surfing Legends, took place at Dairy Bowl on Saturday 23 January. The first event was a huge success with Mitch Du Preez winning his under 13 Boy’s division, Calvin Goor winning the under 16 Boy’s division, and Anna Jellema-Butler won the under […]

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Board Meeting

by admin / posted on 22 January, 2016
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With the Umgeni River mouth just north of Durban’s beaches, a lot of trash ends up washed out to sea and on our shores whenever there’s heavy rain. Thankfully, people like Maritz Erasmus are around to help clean up. For documenting his efforts, Maritz gains entry into our Tuffy Beach Clean-Up competition, which puts him in […]

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The Chosen Ones – Future Legends Coaching Series

by admin / posted on 19 January, 2016
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The first event of the Future Legends Coaching Series is set to kick off this Saturday 23 January at New Pier, Durban, and the final list of 36 groms taking part have been narrowed down from the country’s best. The division winners from the three-part series will be invited to participate in a free two-week High […]

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Josh Kerr Claims Todos Santos Challenge in Massive Surf

by admin / posted on 18 January, 2016
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Who says WCT dream tour surfer Josh Kerr is only got an air game? Kerzy, who was just stoked to compete after getting a one day pass from his current Green Card Immigration process, took down the win over a field of the best big wave chargers in the world to claim the victory. “To […]

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WSL Green Alert: Todos Santos Challenge Called On For Sunday

by admin / posted on 15 January, 2016
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The WSL Big Wave Tour has just placed the Todos Santos Challenge in Baja California on Green Alert, and is set to run on Sunday, January 17 should conditions remain favourable. Right now, ‘favourable’ equates to a projected 30-foot-plus swell which is busy storming it’s way toward Cali. After the spectacle that was the Pe’ahi […]

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J-Bay Locals Advance at WSL Junior Champs in Portugal

by admin / posted on 6 January, 2016
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Dylan Lightfoot and Matthew McGillivray won their respective Round 1 heats at the Ericeira World Junior Championships in Portugal to advance directly to Round 3. Dylan Lightfoot (right) won his Round 1 heat to advance directly to Round 3. Conditions weren’t great at Praia dos Pescadores – the back-up venue for the event. “Worst waves […]

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Lightfoot and Pallet Lead SA Charge at WSL Junior Champs

by admin / posted on 4 January, 2016
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For a junior pro not many titles are more prestigious than the WSL Junior Championships, which kick-off today in Ericeira, Portugal, where seven of SA’s top-rated Junior competitors will be vying for the undisputed men’s and women’s world junior crown. J-Bay’s Dylan Lightfoot and Durban’s Nicole Pallet head the charge as SA’s highest-rated Juniors from […]

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