Daily Archive: July 10, 2012

First day of high performance surfing at Billabong Pro

Supertubes at its best greeted surfers in the Billabong Pro J-Bay 2012 today – the opening day of the event. A solid six to eight-foot of surf groomed by offshore southwest winds and… Continue reading

National Arts Fest 2012 increases attendance figures

Despite the current poor economic climate, the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown today reported a 8.7% increase in attendance at its 38th edition. “Our attendance was 218 236 across the Main, Fringe and our… Continue reading

South African Casey Grant netts high score in Billabong Pro

South African Champion Casey Grant (Scottburgh, South Africa) (pictured) advanced into Round 2 of the Billabong Pro JBay at Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa today. In Round 1 Grant posted one of the… Continue reading

The ‘horrors’ of living in Sea Vista – photo gallery

The horrors of living in Sea Vista in times of floods. These photos were taken this month, July 2012, after heavy rainfalls caused mini  dams in houses and small lakes in that area’s… Continue reading

Jordy aims for another crown at Billabong Pro J-Bay – Photo gallery at media event

By Bev Mortimer: Defending champion Jordy Smith of Durban  reckons he will take the Billabong Pro J-Bay again this week. Looking relaxed after his participation in the ASP Pro Ballito that ended on… Continue reading