Irish surfer Glenn Hall wins Pro Ballito today

Irish surfer Glenn Hall, 30, secured the biggest win of his career taking out the ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito defeating Nathaniel Curran, 27, (US) in the Final at Willards Beach, in South Africa today, 2012. Hall, who is Australian born, held his composure throughout the 35- minute Final, opening with an excellent 8.33…

South African surfers advance to next round at Ballito

South African surfers asserted themselves against many of the world’s best with four out of five advancing through the Round of 96 at the ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito,  2 July, 2012. With clean, although at times inconsistent one-metre waves peeling through the Willards Beach lineup, positioning proved critical for surfers looking to advance…

International surfers hit Ballito waves

Surfers from across the globe have descended on the wave rich KwaZulu Natal North Coast town of Ballito  for the 13th Annual ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito that starts tomorrow, 2 July, 2012. Highly contestable surf for the start of the event is expected, with swell increasing in size and intensity from 1 –…

New Event: Due West ‘s Trivia Quiz Challenge

Everyone is invited to the first Winter Month’s Trivia Quiz Challenge. Place: Due West , Village Centre, StFrancisBay Date: Thursday 21 June, 2012 Time:  7-7.30 p. Prompt start. Cost: R50 per team member (R200 per team)  this includes a Curry & Rice Supper. How to play the Trivia Challenge: 4x members to a team. (NO…

Five South African surfers get wildcards into ASP Pro Ballito

Five talented South African surfers have been granted wildcard entries into the prestigious ASP PRIME Mr Price Pro Ballito from July 2-8, 2012. Greg Emslie (East London) and Steven Sawyer (Jeffreys Bay) will make their way into the event courtesy of event wildcards, while Brendon Gibbens (Kommetjie), Beyrick De Vries (Umhlanga) and Chad Du Toit…

Shark attack at the Caves: All the official facts

Report and Review of Events at Kogel Bay ‘Caves’ After Great White Shark Attack A media release issued on 20 April by the City of Cape Town’s Communication Department :  As a result of the incident at Kogel Bay beach on 19 April 2012, the City of Cape Town has compiled this official report of…