Tag: surfing

  • This is South Africa’s Surf City!

    I never realised what it was that set Jeffreys Bay apart from all other seaside destinations with waves for surfing.  The most over-the-top surfing photo I’ve seen comes from The Dungeons, round the corner from Hout Bay, for example.  Well… that’s not what most surfers will ever want to tackle. So it took someone like […]

  • The Perfect Wave… the Endless Summer

    And just in case, like me, you don’t know what perfect waves should look like, here are two video clips with examples. “The Cape St. Francis sequence in Endless Summer is surf movie-making’s holy grail.  This 1963 movie became a cult classic. And a more recent clip from Cape St Francis… More than 50 years…