Final 16 Announced for JBU Supertrial

by zigzag / posted on 1 day ago

Sixteen more surfers have been added to the eight announced last week, rounding off the 24 contestants who’ll be fighting it out in the JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA for a wildcard into the J-Bay Open. Sean Holmes will be competing in the JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA. Joining Dylan Lightfoot, Sean Holmes, Matt Mcgillivray, […]


Filipe and Courtney Victorious at Oi Rio Pro

by zigzag / posted on 5 days ago

Bianca Buitendag finished runner-up to Courtney Conlogue, while Filipe Toledo put on a small wave surfing clinic on the final day of the Oi Rio Pro. Filipe Toledo and Courtney Conlogue, victorious in Rio. The swell was just about hanging in there at Barra da Tijuca at dawn on finals day, and Victoria Bay’s Bianca […]


Bianca Buitendag into Quarter Finals in Rio

by zigzag / posted on 5 days ago

In a dropping swell at Barra da Tijuca, Round 2, 3 and 4 of the Oi Rio Women’s Pro and the quarter finals of the men’s event were completed, narrowing the field down to the final four men and eight women in the battle for victory in Brazil. Bianca Buitendag was in top form in […]


Quarter Finalists Decided at Oi Rio Pro

by zigzag / posted on 6 days ago

Day three of the Oi Rio Pro was a long one, with three Rounds completed at Barra de Tijuca. And there were some big airs and some even bigger surprises along the way, as quarter finalists were decided. John John got off to a flying start in the morning. John John Florence (HAW) appeared to […]


First Eight Selected for JBU Supertrial

by zigzag / posted on 7 days ago

The first eight of 24 contestants for this year’s JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA have been selected. They are: Dylan Lightfoot, Sean Holmes, Matt Mcgillivray, Beyrick De Vries, Mikey February, Greg Emslie, Slade Prestwich and Dale Staples. Dylan Lightfoot has a chance to make it back-to-back victories in the JBU Supertrial. Surfers who wished to […]


Rookies Surprise in Round 2 (Oi Rio Pro)

by zigzag / posted on 15 May, 2015

Thunderous four to six-foot pits were unloading on the shallow sandbank at Postinho for Round 2 of the Oi Rio Pro. Many of these were closeouts, which made life difficult for competitors as luck played a major factor on Day 4. The end result were a couple of surprise upsets, with CT rookies Keanu Asing […]


Attention Juniors – Quiksilver King of the Groms Underway

by zigzag / posted on 13 May, 2015

Calling all groms; this is your chance to be crowned King. The first round of Quiksilver’s 2015 King of the Groms competition is underway, and if you’re aged between 13 and 18, you could win US$20 000 and make name. Bust out your craziest tricks and you could be King. Ntando Msibi #KingoftheCombo King of […]


The Brazilian Storm Heads for Rio

by zigzag / posted on 6 May, 2015

Fitting isn’t it? The biggest push by the Brazilian Storm ever, and when they’re at their strongest they head off to Brazil. The fans will go wild, literally. They have reason to. Brazil has the reigning world champion in Gabriel Medina, the current Jeep ratings leader in Adriano De Souza, the Quiksilver Pro winner and […]


J-Bay Awaits RVCA Junior Challenge 2015

by zigzag / posted on 6 May, 2015

Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay is readying itself for a grom invasion next month, with the third annual RVCA Junior Challenge set to take place between 13 – 15 June. And SA’s top Under 20 surfers will be there in force, amped to show everyone what they’re made of. They can’t wait… Lower Point is […]


Bronze Beach Set for Quiksilver ‘Get Free’ Series

by zigzag / posted on 5 May, 2015

Umhlanga’s Bronze Beach is getting ready for top class surfing action later this month, with some of SA’s best – including a contingent of WSL Qualifying Series campaigners – due to compete in the second event of the Quiksilver ‘Get Free’ Series on 30 – 31 May. M-Feb has been on fire recently, and will […]