Tagged: South Africa

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Meet Quiksilver’s newest Young Gun

Before South Africa I’d spent all my time in Mexico, where there’s only three or four contests a year. Sebastian Williams: My mum is from Puerto Escondido in Mexico, and my dad is from...

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Team Vissla: Hawaii

He’s been competing in the QS Juniors Div.   This is his, Tyler Gunter and Will Reids first visit to J-bay and South Africa in general. He’s been competing in the QS Juniors Div.   This...

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Slade Prestwich: Year Alone

The jet ski coochie blast at 2:20 is insane though! whats with the aspect ratio? Its like 1:10. hell weird. Slade Prestwich is South Africa’s next hope for a top contender on the World...

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Rio Pro To Be Relocated?

The culprit is untreated sewage pouring directly into the ocean, creating “high viral levels” and leading organisers of the World Tour event to look at moving the event from Barra Da Tijuca to a...

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Ain’t no Wipeout like a Puerto Wipeout.

Whichever way you swing, it’s hard to think that Derek’s having anything other than an absolute blast flying finless across a four foot J-Bay wall! Whichever way you swing, it’s hard to think that...

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Kelly, Mick, Joel and the Mad Hueys in WA

Not only does Seb Williams absolutely rip for a 14-year-old (and, for a much older person come to that), but he’s also more socially-aware than most his age. “The surf city of Durban in...

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Field Notes: Day One at the Quik Pro

A few days ago Dane announced he’d be giving all his winning to Surfers not Street Children, an organization out of Durban, South Africa that teaches kids to surf and takes them off the...

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A windy, sharky session in South Africa

But it’s something Cape surfers have to continually push out of their minds. “I just saw a shark,” said Jordy 20 minutes into his sesh. “Couldn’t see how big, or what kind, but I’m...

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Matt Bromley Finds Greener Pastures

Not only does Seb Williams absolutely rip for a 14-year-old (and, for a much older person come to that), but he’s also more socially-aware than most his age. “The surf city of Durban in...