"Blue Crush 2" surfs the waves of South Africa

March 7, 2011 | Surfing
Blue Crush 2: beauties and waves are back

After the tremendous success of "Blue Crush", the surfing adventures of a young surfer girl return to the beaches of South Africa for "Blue Crush 2", a film directed by Mike Elliott.

The new surf movie will be coming exclusively to Blu-ray and DVD, on the 7th June. From Universal Studios Home Entertainment and Imagine Entertainment, the filmmakers behind the original "Blue Crush" - "Blue Crush 2" follows a high-spirited California surfer girl as she treks across the magnificent beaches of South Africa, making new friends, finding romance and riding epic waves.

Filmed along one of the most exotic and dangerous shorelines in the world, "Blue Crush 2" is available for a limited time only as a Blu-ray Combo Pack featuring Blu-ray, DVD and downloadable digital copy.

A gorgeous and talented young cast including Sasha Jackson ("One Tree Hill"), Sharni Vinson ("Step Up 3-D"), Elizabeth Mathis ("Tron: Legacy," "Unstoppable"), Ben Milliken ("Newcastle") and newcomer Chris Fisher is joined by some of the world’s preeminent surfers at the renowned "home of the perfect wave," Jeffrey’s Bay (aka "J-Bay"), as well as other spectacular South African surf destinations including North Beach, Glenmore, Banana Beach and Coffee Bay.

The film also features many world-class female surfers from the professional Roxy team, including Sally Fitzgibbons, Bianca Buitendag, Rosy Hodge, Tanika Hoffman and Danielle Le Roux. Additional top female surfers featured in the film include Laura Enever, Sarah Baum, Roxy Louw, Tarryn Chudleigh, Kirsty Delport, Mia Hordyk, Morag Steele and Heidi Palmboom.

Performing daring stunts and conquering some of the wildest surf ever captured on film on the men’s side are surfing legends Jordy Smith, Taj Burrow and Travis Logie as well as big wave surfer Grant "Twiggy" Baker, Rudi Palmboom Sr., Casey Grant, Warwick Wright, Mikey February and Andrew “Roosta” Lange.