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A wave of surf flicks showing at Labia theatre now

2017-12-08 10:50

The Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival is screening a record 32 films at the Labia this year, many of which are premieres.

Enjoy a movie night on Clifton beach this weekend

2017-12-01 12:07

With the Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival in full swing, the time has come to get ready for the flagship screening of surf films beneath the stars on Clifton 4th Beach.

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2017 Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival

2017-11-15 13:19

The Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival has announced a focus on women in an expanded lineup of ocean-conscious events in 2017.

Second place at Trestles sees Smith stay tops

2017-09-19 12:15

South Africa's Jordy Smith has increased his lead at the top of the World Surf League Championship Tour rankings.

Jordy Smith lands historic perfect-20 heat total at J-Bay

2017-07-19 09:10

A sensational day of action at the Corona Open J-Bay saw the world’s best surfers deliver FOUR perfect 10-point rides at Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay.

Jordy Smith shreds field to win at Bells Beach

2017-04-19 14:29

After more than a decade of trying, Jordy Smith became the first South African to ring the bell at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach in Victoria, Australia.

Surf king Kelly Slater calls for Reunion shark cull

2017-02-23 15:24

Surfing great Kelly Slater has sparked controversy by calling for a shark cull around the Indian Ocean island of Reunion after a bodyboarder was killed.

Watch a flick on Clifton beach this weekend for free!

2016-12-01 09:12

The time has come to get ready for the flagship screening of surf films beneath the stars on Clifton 4th Beach.

Absolutely everything you need to know about this year’s Wavescape Festival

2016-11-04 14:40

The Wavescape Festival presented by Pick n Pay has grown into one of Cape Town’s premier attractions. Find out more here.

Slater plays down hopes of Olympic berth

2016-10-06 10:42

Surfing icon Kelly Slater has played down the likelihood of competing for the USA when the sport makes its debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

 

Get up close and personal with the ocean at Wavescape’s Slide Night

2017-12-02 10:28

The Wavescape Surf & Ocean Festival is in full swing and if you’ve missed out on any recent events, don’t worry because you haven’t missed Slide Night!

Check out these surfboards turned into beautiful works of art!

2017-11-28 11:57

The Wavescape Artboard Auction looks set for a bumper year as art collectors jostle for ownership of artworks by top South African artists.

Louw on a high after golf with Kelly Slater

2017-10-06 14:48

Former Springbok legend Rob Louw realised a dream when he played golf with surfing superstar Kelly Slater in the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

Third place in Tahiti puts Jordy on top of the world

2017-08-15 11:23

SA’s Jordy Smith has moved to the top of the World Surf League Championship Tour rankings after a third place finish in the Billabong Pro Tahiti.

Kelly Slater breaks foot surfing at J-Bay

2017-07-18 12:53

Champion surfer Kelly Slater has been forced out of competition at Jeffreys Bay after suffering a freak accident resulting in a gruesome foot injury.

Fanning to make return after shark scare

2017-03-07 12:51

Three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning will return to the world tour full-time this year for the first time since being attacked by a shark.

If you love the ocean then you will like this!

2016-12-02 08:04

If you love the ocean then these two upcoming events from the annual Wavescape Festival can’t be missed.

Surf's up! Women compete for 1st time in big-wave contest

2016-11-12 08:18

Charging into violent waves at a Maui surf break known as "Jaws," a group of women have made big-wave surfing history.

'Stoked' John John Florence becomes world champion

2016-10-25 14:03

Hawaii's John John Florence became world surfing champion for the first time after SA's Jordy Smith was eliminated in the semi-finals in Portugal.

Surfing's 1st world champion, Farrelly, dies

2016-08-08 13:30

Bernard "Midget" Farrelly, who won surfing's first world championship and was a pioneering surfboard designer, has died.

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