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Surfing in southern Africa

Mark Jury

Surfing in southern Africa

including Mauritius and Reunion

by Mark Jury

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Struik in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Surfing -- Africa, Southern -- Guidebooks.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementMark Jury ; "The South African surfing scene," compiled by Steve Morton.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV840.S8 J87 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1981790M
      ISBN 100869776835
      LC Control Number90227567
      OCLC/WorldCa24504649

      Surfing has become an increasingly popular sport on the coastlines of southern Africa. This exhilarating sport is a great way to spend a hot day at the beach. The coastal scenery is simply sublime and the comfortable climate adds to its perfection.   I’ve written a book about surfing, lived in the Surfer magazine house in Hawaii, binged on surf movies and chased waves in Iceland, the Galápagos, West Africa and elsewhere.

      The South Africa Surfing Heritage visitor’s center on Durban’s North Beach is a must see for anyone who wants to find out more about surfing in South Africa. South Africa has always had its fair share of talented surfers, as soon as surfing become a professional sport in the ’s. Surfing the Southern Edge - Surfing New Zealand Book with confidence. Our COVID flexibility promise. Deep in the Southern Ocean, situated in the temperate latitudes between 35 and 50 degrees south, New Zealand is part of a weather cycle in which warm, low pressure air from the equator meets cold, high-pressure air from the South Pole.

      Surfing in South Africa South Africa cops plenty of swell from antarctic lows and is surrounded by the ocean on three sides (all but the north) which makes for huge surfing possibilities. It's 3 km coastline has a degree exposure to the swells that may be on . Surfing South Africa. Located at the southern tip of Africa. It has 2, kilometres of coastline that stretches along the South Atlantic and Indian oceans.


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