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Surfing Plett soccer star Merrick van der Gaast Purdon was proud to wear Lloyd Chapman’s wetsuit during last Wednesday’s paddle-out, and to do so on the Spowy Board belonging to his buddy Jordan Marais - one of the many youngsters who grew up surfing in Lloyd’s wake and who thought the...Read more
Western Cape premier ALAN WINDE shared this advice at the most recent Covid-19 digital press conference on July 2
AT the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in the Western Cape, I made clear that our province’s Covid-19 response would be evidence-based and data-led.
In an unprecedented crisis of this...
WHEN we tracked down Zack Berman, 14, on Wednesday June 24 to get the backstory of his ‘shark among the surfers’ drone footage that went viral the previous evening (viz: Zigzag mag was one of the first to check with Zack if they could post his vid!), we encountered a friendly 14-year-old...Read more
GARDEN Route residents have been keeping their eyes on a fast-moving ball as the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases has gained significant momentum over the past few weeks.
Whereas Bitou Municipality reported 16 cases and 15 recoveries 10 days ago, that figure had more than doubled by Tuesday...
Executive Mayor Elrick van Aswegen confirmed that, with a current total of 95 known positive cases of coronavirus infection, Knysna was identified as a ‘hotspot’.
“This was reported during a meeting of the Local Joint Operation Centre held on June 17,” he said. “The Garden Route...