Daily Archive: July 18, 2011

Kelly’s no show boosts Travis’ career

Photo: ASP/ Cestari Travis Logie replaced Kelly Slater in Billabong Pro J-Bay and advances now to Round 3.  South Africa’s Travis Logie received a welcome boost to his campaign to requalify for the… Continue reading

No electricity for many as boat out-riggers hit powerlines

The out-riggers of a boat that was being towed behind a truck hit the power lines in Tarragona Road, Sea Vista at about 9 am today, causing a power failure for almost 5… Continue reading

Billbong restarts in 1 metre waves

Round 2 of the Billabong Pro J-Bay started  in shoulder to head-high one metre waves at Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay this morning. Organisers deliberated from first light until 9 am before giving the go-ahead to… Continue reading

Billabong still on standby

The Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, Round 2, is still on standby today – after a lay day yesterday. There will be another wave check at 9 am by organisers… and probably hourly thereafter…

NSRI goes Picazzo

The NSRI  team  members from St Francis Bay,  station 21, were treated like ‘kings and queens’ by Benno Dippenaar at Picazzo’s on Saturday.  They and their families were invited to a fantastic lunch… Continue reading