SA Open Surfing- East London

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  1. Broder

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    The Mr Price SA open was held at Nahoon Reef in EL this weekend. Saturday was a bit of a washout as far as surf was concerned. I got down there at sparrow's fart on Sunday morning though, and was greated with a picture perfect dawn, and some good surf.

    I'm not a surfer, so the pic's are more of a general nature. Sorry Les.

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    some great shots there Broder;) the surf was cooking yesterday!
     
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    awsome boet..

    and the winner is...............

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    i sooooo love the reef when it gets good..
     
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    Wow... that's an awesome shot Les. It must have been taken off a boat? Makes sense actually..... a boat'll cost about half the price of some of the lenses that the photographers had there.
     
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    taken by pierre tostee off a jetski... awsome photographer..

    our budding photographer Bruce (aka slummies) isnt too far off either.. hes been taking some hectic water shots..

    not to mention the big balls he has to swim out to get the water shots..

    crazy stuff man!!!
     
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    Greg Emslie! you should have put money on it boet:razz:
    and the reef goes off yet again!!!
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    well i predicted well for the billabong (Jordy) and the SA open (Greg) i got my cash on slater for the billabong pro in tahiti.. but jordy pulled a Judo air on the end section there yesterday landing it on the back of the wave and re-taking the drop, hes just toying with the place like its a 2ft shorebreak.. perhaps another major upset is on the cards..
     
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    Les bru.. you such a lier oke! haha:) shot anyway.

    i was shooting on saturday. waves were beyond terrible and i heard sunday was going to be MIFF!! i had permission to swim the evnt and get shots but decided to go collect water instead cos i "heard" it was going to be miff. well i missed out BADLY! costed big time. Pierre gets the shots and $$ and i get 200l of yellowsands water. check bvphoto.co.za and see some shots i got from JP Veaudry at easterns on saturday. he has one leg
     
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    bummer on the no shoot at the comp.. i also stayed away, just dont dig the hype and the crowds...yep JP is coming along well with his surfing, its almost as if he hasnt lost a limb at all..
     
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    Slummies, link not working :(
     
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    i got it open:) some nice pics.
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    try that: bvphoto.co.za , i have cut and paste it from the actual page..
     
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    not sure bru.. i have checked the site on numerous pc's and can check it

    Les, iv just sent a slideshow to Bomb. of casey grant and Slade prestwhich. those groms rip hey
     
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    Nope, for some reason I cannot open the page, never had any problems in opening pages, except for this one:

     
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    cool bro looking forward to it..
     

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