Surf News Headlines and Top Stories

The 2009 Rip Curl Search is rumoured to be held at Supertubos in Portugal

Several international news sources have been telling that the 2009 Rip Curl Search will be held in the Supertubos Beach, in Portugal. The rumour is spreading quick, after words by Tom Whitaker in STAB Magazine.

The 2009 South African Championships will kick off in St Mikes

St Mikes, the power point break on the Southern KZN coast will host the 2009 South Coast Tourism South African Surfing Championships, which gets under way this Thursday (May 28) and ends on Sunday (May 31).

Stand Up Paddle Surfing enters the Australian National Surfing Titles

Australian Titles will this year be decided for the first time in the rapidly growing and now well established discipline of Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Surfing.

Surf movie «Walking On Water» heads to London for UK premier

From the insightful mind of professional surfer Bryan Jennings comes "Walking On Water", a film that about finding faith on the journey of a lifetime. "Walking On Water" will be shown on Wednesday, May 26th, in London, for its UK premier.

Glen Hall wins The Saltrock Open to debut the 2009 UK Pro Surf Tour | Photo: Jason Feast

The benchmark has been set for the UK Pro Surf tour – and what a benchmark! A phenomenal standard of surfing prevailed across the weekend. Fantastic weather, consistent, clean swell and a great turnout to watch what proved to be the best start to the tour yet.

2008 Makka Pro in Jamaica

The “2009 Suzuki Makka Pro” surfing contest, Jamaica’s premiere annual pro surfing event, is set to run on July 4th and 5th 2009 at the Makka surfing beach in Southaven St. Thomas. This marks the third time Jamaica will play host to the region’s best pro surfers who will be trying their luck at the over J$500,000.00 in prize money up for the taking.