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cyberfish's photo of Durban

North beach - possibly angus macdonald ? And yes he got shacked

Average rating of 3.90 from 20 votes

Durban

Spot Location: South Africa > South Africa > Durban

Date Taken: 7th September 2010. 4228 page views since 7th September 2010.

Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind (+ Gusts) Weather
8.5ft 14s 119.6° 6.5ft 8s   11 13 mph Mostly Sunny 67°f
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Markus Sep 10, 2010 Rating: 2

Do you know if the surfer was he towed in?

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cyberfish Sep 10, 2010 Rating: -1

This guy had seriously beeg cajones - he paddled, first at New pier, got wiped, paddled out again and ended up at North where he got this smoking right. As far as I'm concerned he definately pulled into the best waves while I was there. The sequence of this particular wave as he gets slotted is awesome - haven't put it up though.

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cyberfish Sep 10, 2010 Rating: 0

more sharks in the car park than in the sea! Durban is netted most of the year cept when sardines pitch up - see the offical authority at shark.co.za for detailed info

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groundsweller Sep 10, 2010 Rating: 1

Crankin'!!! I've not yet been to South Africa,but I've seen some pretty radical shark bites/attacks on TV documentaries and the internet. Are there shark nets at the Durban area breaks?

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Freestyling Sep 10, 2010 Rating: -1

No sharks in Durban. Been surfing in and around Durbs for over 20 years and never had a problem. Now fishing past the shark nets is different, lose half of all your fish to the buggers.

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