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Up in the Trees | Corona Open J Bay

Up in the Trees | Corona Open J Bay

On the rare occasion that the waves aren't pumping in J Bay, zip lining through an unspoilt indigenous forest is ...
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Life Lessons for Surfing with Love from Duct Tape | Part Two

Life Lessons for Surfing with Love from Duct Tape | Part Two

Part 2 Beyond the unique approach to surfing and format innovations, it is rare when an event makes all the ...
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Longboard Xmas (in July) | Part One

Longboard Xmas (in July) | Part One

A story in 2 parts. Part 1. The South African surf season generally consists of two international events over the ...
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Surf Culture with Cass Collier | Corona Open J Bay

Surf Culture with Cass Collier | Corona Open J Bay

Big Wave World Champion, Cass Collier returns to J-Bay with deep insights on surf culture. We got the chance to ...
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The Corona Open J-Bay - In Conclusion

The Corona Open J-Bay – In Conclusion

How nice was the J-Bay Open? It was just so flippin' nice. It was so nice to gather as one ...
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Corona Open J-Bay - Finals Day

Corona Open J-Bay – Finals Day

Before we could wipe the sleep from our eyes and debrief from last night’s set of weird dreams, Trav Logie ...
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Corona Open. Day Number Two.

Corona Open. Day Number Two.

The forecast had been screaming about this day, the 14th of July for close to two weeks. 5-6 metres of ...
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The Opening Day | Corona Open J Bay

The Opening Day | Corona Open J Bay

The last time we enjoyed the Corona Open J-bay was in 2019. That was three years ago my (wo)man. Three ...
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West by Southwest | The Eli Beukes Story

West by Southwest | The Eli Beukes Story

The West Coast of South Africa is a barren, unforgiving stretch of coast, littered with kelp and waves. This is ...
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Zigzag 46.3 – Sneak Peek

Zigzag 46.3 – Sneak Peek

Zigzag 46.3 – 'Tales from the Atlantic' – is out now! Here’s a sneak peek into the latest issue of ...
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Silver Linings Starring Jordy Smith | Ep 8

Silver Linings Starring Jordy Smith | Ep 8

In episode 8, Jordy travels back home to South Africa to spend time with his dad, work on equipment, and ...
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Indo Dreaming

Indo Dreaming

Last year in July, Dylan Lightfoot and Chris Rogers managed to find a loophole in the Covid travel restrictions and ...
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Top of the Worlds

Top of the Worlds

ISA World Junior Surfing Champs 2022 has come to a close after a week of world class waves featuring the ...
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Chasing Cyclones

Chasing Cyclones

Chasing swells is always risky. You never quite know what you're going to get until it's right in front of ...
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York in France

York in France

The Monster Combo Round 3 Local Hero, York Van Jaarsveldt, has spent the last few months in France working closely ...
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Raging, Rugged and Raw | The Rolling Retro 2022

Raging, Rugged and Raw | The Rolling Retro 2022

The Rolling Retro After Movie... After being put on hold due to Covid, it was only right that the Rolling ...
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Zigzag presents... The Maldives!

Zigzag presents… The Maldives!

Now that travel has started to open up again, we hit up our friends at Pollywog to put together a ...
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Rolling Retro 2022

Rolling Retro 2022

After a 3 year enforced break due to that pandemic we all want to forget about, Retro fans streamed back ...
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Chocolate Tube Fest

Chocolate Tube Fest

Durban has just weathered some of the heaviest flooding in its history. After two days of nonstop rain, surfers decided ...
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Ghana Get Some

Ghana Get Some

Celebrating Original Ghanaian Surf Culture. A Long weekend at Busua Beach celebrating original Ghanaian surf culture, instigated by Michael February ...
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The Other West Coast

The Other West Coast

I remember looking out of the window on the flight out of Durban. I could see Umdloti as we banked ...
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Adin Masen'champ' - Finals Day Ballito Pro

Adin Masen’champ’ – Finals Day Ballito Pro

With The Ballito Pro having been postponed earlier in the year due to COVID it was uncertain as to whether ...
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The Steyn Show

The Steyn Show

That’s a wrap for the Women’s QS 1000 at the Ballito Pro presented by O’Neill. Yesterday the women surfed in ...
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All Action at the Ballito Pro

All Action at the Ballito Pro

Surf action down at The Ballito Pro has been non-stop! After crowning winners at the SA Champs, we moved straight ...
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