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World’s Best to Return to J-Bay (8 – 19 July)

by zigzag / posted on 2 days ago
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The Dream Tour made a welcome return to Jeffreys Bay in 2014, and all who attended the J-Bay Open last year will no doubt be frothing for this year’s event. Last year, Mick Fanning showed the local crowd what we’ve been missing all these years. The J-Bay Open is scheduled for 8 – 19 July […]

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Two vs The World (Volcom Pipe Pro)

by zigzag / posted on 3 days ago
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Two of SA’s Qualifying Series campaigners get their 2015 season underway today at the Volcom Pipe Pro. Both Dale Staples and Davey Van Zyl have put in impressive performances at this event over the past two years, and they’ll be looking to take another step towards a spot in the final in 2015. Davey Van […]

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Let The Good Times Roll (RVCA Rolling Retro 2015)

by zigzag / posted on 3 days ago
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There’s a cliché that goes something like: the real winner is the person having the most fun. While it’s often something said by parents to make their kids feel better, this philosophy is a premise for the RVCA Rolling Retro surf event, which will be contested once again at Llandudno Beach on 22 February. Big […]

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Pollywog Set to Ride the E-Commerce Wave

by zigzag / posted on 16 January, 2015
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PRESS RELEASE (Durban, South Africa) With the growth in popularity of e-commerce retail solutions in South Africa over the past few years, Durban-based entrepreneur, former Springbok and professional surfer, Richard Edy, has launched an online sales platform to service the South African surfing community. Intent on riding the wave of current e-commerce growth, the site […]

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RVCA Rolling Retro Surf Event To Return To Llandudno

by zigzag / posted on 16 January, 2015
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On Sunday, 22 February, RVCA’s Rolling Retro surf event will once again be returning to Llandudno, Cape Town, where entrants are welcomed to ride an array of retro boards supplied by Vudu Surf in the funkiest old-school gear they can come up with. There’s 120 places for the main surf event as well as 40 […]

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Surf While You Work (Job Offer at Ticket To Ride)

by zigzag / posted on 12 January, 2015
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For most surfers, being confined to a fluorescent-lit cubicle for eight hours a day to earn our salaries isn’t an ideal scenario. Nah. We’d report to the boss much better working somewhere like the pic below. If this kind of work environment appeals to you, you may just be in luck. Ticket to Ride (TTR) […]

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Rest In Peace, Vernon Castle

by zigzag / posted on 12 January, 2015
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A paddle-out and wake to celebrate the life and times of 1970’s and ‘80’s SA surfing legend Vernon Castle was held at Long Beach in Kommetjie on Saturday. A popular, strong paddling goofy-foot who manufactured surfboards under his own Surflite label, he won multiple WP surfing titles in various age divisions between 1974 and 1986 […]

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Gabriel Medina Wins 2014 ASP World Title

by zigzag / posted on 20 December, 2014
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Gabriel Medina has been crowned 2014 ASP World Champion after a spectacular shootout in the final of the Billabong Pipeline Masters, which was won by Julian Wilson. Gabriel Medina gets chaired up the beach after clinching his maiden ASP world title. The final day of the Pipe Masters was contested in a duel heat format, […]

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Isurus Wetsuits – Now Available in South Africa

by zigzag / posted on 19 December, 2014
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We are pleased to announce the launch of Isurus Wetsuits in South Africa with Mike Schlebach and Grant Baker looking after the brand locally. We have been testing the new suits for the past year and can honestly say they are next level in warmth and comfort with amazing durability. These are premium wetsuits, designed […]

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Ntando Msibi Wins 2014 Kushayi’igagasi

by zigzag / posted on 18 December, 2014
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National Junior team member, Ntando Msibi, took top honours on Tuesday at the 2014 Kushayi’igagasi competition at Dairy Beach. It’s Ntando’s second consecutive victory at the annual event, which showcases the talents of the rippers from the Umthombo and Surfers Not Street Children programmes. Durban ripper, Ntando Msibi clinched his second successive Kushayi’igagasi title. In […]

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