Jordy, Slater sent tumbling at JBay

2019-07-17 18:12

Pre-tournament favourites Jordy Smith and Kelly Slater have crashed out of the Corona Open JBay.

Jordy Smith heads to JBay Open

2019-07-09 13:27

Sitting at No 4 on the leaderboard of the World Surf League Championship Tour, Jordy Smith is a top contender for this year's Corona JBay Open title.

Durban surf event cancelled due to sewerage leak

2019-05-10 12:14

A surfing contest scheduled for this weekend at Durban's North Beach has been cancelled due to safety reasons.

Teenager Marks leads surfing into equal-pay era

2019-04-08 11:33

Teenager Caroline Marks became the first woman to earn the same prize money as the men's champion after winning the season-opening World Surf League event in Australia.

Surf's up: Season opens for Olympic qualifying

2019-04-03 06:59

Qualifying for the inaugural Olympic surfing competition has begun with a World Surf League event which also features equal prize money for male and female boardriders.

Gilmore hopes to ride Olympic waves of success

2019-02-27 06:49

Cathy Freeman's memorable run to Olympic gold at the 2000 Sydney Games is a moment her compatriot Stephanie Gilmore wants to emulate in Tokyo next year.

'Twiggy’ Baker prepares for Mavericks challenge

2019-02-21 11:02

South African big wave surfer Grant ‘Twiggy’ Baker is currently in California preparing for the final big wave event of the 2018/19 Big Wave Tour.

A surfer survived a shark attack by kicking the great white as it bit both of his legs

2019-01-11 12:45

Nick Wapner, 19, was surfing with friends off of Montana de Oro State Park on California's Central Coast when he was bit by a shark on Tuesday.

Steyn, Maree celebrate SA surfing titles

2018-08-15 12:27

The SA Surfing championships was a great success as Zoe Steyn and Jordy Maree were crowned national women's and men's champions respectively.

Tesla made 200 limited-edition surfboards that cost R20,000 each — and they sold out in just one day

2018-07-30 21:08

The surfboards are made to order, and are made out of carbon fibre with the same livery found on Tesla's cars.


JBay Open underway with intense surfing action

2019-07-09 21:20

The opening day of the Corona Open JBay was an all-day action-fest of high performance surfing.

Indonesian teen defeats world surfing champ Medina in Bali

2019-05-13 13:53

An Indonesian teenager has pulled off a stunning upset by defeating two-time surfing world champion Gabriel Medina in Bali.

Surf legend Garcia in hospital after suicide attempt

2019-05-01 09:15

Surfing legend Sunny Garcia was being treated in intensive care at a Portland hospital after a reported suicide attempt.

Wipe out for Slater at season-opener on Gold Coast

2019-04-04 07:05

Eleven-time world champion Kelly Slater is out of the season-opening Quiksilver Pro in the World Surf League.

WATCH: Female surfing pro welcomes equal prizes

2019-03-08 20:59

Pro surfer Johanne Defay calls the parity of prize money for men and women on the 2019 world surf tour "amazing".

Chilling out: Russian surfers catch icy waves

2019-02-22 13:00

The temperature is below zero, the wind is howling and the beach is covered with snow - perfect conditions for Russian surfing fanatics.

In South Africa, disabled surfers thrill at catching a wave

2019-02-12 14:16

SA champion Roxy Davis's surf school has introduced people with both physical and mental disabilities to the thrill of catching a wave.

WATCH: Kelly Slater makes miraculous save after wave wipeout

2018-12-18 07:52

WATCH as surfing megastar Kelly Slater makes a miraculous save after being engulfed by a wave during the Pipe Masters in Hawaii.

SA’s best all set for national surfing championships

2018-08-08 14:02

The Surfing SA championships are taking place this week at Nahoon Reef, East London, which features about 200 surfers and officials.

Brazilian Toledo wins 2nd J-Bay crown

2018-07-05 17:32

Brazilian surfer Filipe Toledo has won at the Corona Open JBay, making it back-to back wins at this prestigious Championship Tour surfing event.

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