25 June, 2016 - BIG-WAVE: The Puerto Escondido Challenge, the first event of the 2016/17 World Surf League Big Wave Tour will recommence today with the Semfinals and Final called ON for a 7:45 a.m. start. The world’s best big wave surfers will compete in towering 25-foot-plus (8 metre) waves in challenging beach break conditions. “We are on,” said WSL BWT Commissioner Peter Mel.
24 June, 2016 - BOARD-DESIGN: It’s a great time to be a surfboard consumer. The menu of surfboard options from designers is staggering. But with a little know-how you can get precisely what you need in your quiver (or find that one all-around board.) Explore the below compilation of designs from some of our favourite board makers to see what’s on offer this season.
24 June, 2016 - BIG-WAVE: The Puerto Escondido Challenge, the first event of the 2016/17 World Surf League Big Wave Tour, kicked off today with monstrous 30-foot-plus waves in unruly and challenging beach break conditions.
24 June, 2016 - WSL JQS: Day two of the Junior Pro Espinho resumed early this morning with the remaining heats of the men’s second round in tricky three foot surf and ran another twenty heats, going through both the women and men’s events.
24 June, 2016 - JUNIORS: Adin Masencamp earned a spot in the final of the premier U18 Boys’ division of the Billabong Junior Series at Willard Beach in Ballito by posting the highest heat total of the contest in a ‘Super Heat’ semi-final victory over KwaDukuza local Bevan Willis today.
23 June, 2016 - SHARKS: Australian company Shark Mitigation Systems announced today their Clever Buoy system will be used at the upcoming WSL CT event at Jeffreys Bay, site of Mick Fanning’s dramatic encounter with a shark last year.