Category Archives: Surf Check

A Ship Wreck in Cape Town

  Last week a ship ran aground, The Seawin, in heavy seas and came around at (a classic surf spot) Derdesteen. The beach is currently closed off, you can make out the tape in the photo after the break.   … Continue reading

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Surf Conditions

I managed to sneak a little surf in last night. 1-2ft light offshore, mid pushing tide at Llandudno. I went in for a paddle, but managed to sneak a couple of wedgy ones. Pretty nice vibe in the water, Winston … Continue reading

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Mid Week Surf Check

There is a bit of wind over Cape Town at the moment, and there is no swell hanging around the Greenpoint area today. I am hoping for some swell soon, and less work so I can hit it!

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Llandudno Idiot

So Sunday came again and I hadn’t been surfing since last Sunday! Well, I went on Friday but I had 10 minutes! I drove and drove. The wind seemed to be pretty westerly, the tide was very low, and the … Continue reading

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A Sunday Surf in Cape Town

This Sunday surf session was at Off The Wall at a reasonably low tide. When I arrived there was only one guy out, pictured below, and he had been surfing by himself for an hour and a half. The surf … Continue reading

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Llandudno on a Summer Weekend is heaving

The surf last weekend was a little bit disappointing. The set waves were coming in little big at [intlink id=”54″ type=”page”]Llandudno[/intlink], and they were closing out. This is normally not such a problem because you can always find one that … Continue reading

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Queens, Seapoint

There wasn’t much surf this day, but there were some waves at Queens, a surf spot at the bottom of Queens road in Sea Point. I have yet to surf it, but on it’s day it looks pretty potent. Look … Continue reading

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Surf Report – This morning

Well, it was a windy and wet night, and when I woke up there was wind and mist everywhere – not a recipe for a good surf. So I went back to bed. The weather is nicer now, clear and … Continue reading

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Llandudno, Christmas Surf

I braved the Llandudno Christmas crowd this morning, and luckily got there before 10am – so I managed to get a car park pretty easily. I didn’t check the surf before I jumped in. I was expecting an hour paddle … Continue reading

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Glen Beach Surf

I had a fairly long surf at Glen Beach, but the waves were pretty closey outy, with rips everywhere. After about an hour and a half I think I had five waves or something stupid! This whole wave count/surf session … Continue reading

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