Talent is never gonna be enough

Talent is never gonna be enough

The expectation of parents is a major pressure point on young surfers.    The saddest and most frustrating thing about surfing and sports in general is watching young athletes with talent never reach their potential. Surfing history is littered with these ‘bad boy...
Shaun Tomson talks to the HPSA group

Shaun Tomson talks to the HPSA group

Surfer’s Code is a program that Shaun Tomson has created to empower young athletes around South Africa and in the USA. As the vanguard of South African Surfing Legends, he dedicates time and energy to the HPSA, the group’s coaching program. On Monday while he was in...
Gavin Varejes – making a difference

Gavin Varejes – making a difference

  When we decided to get this Legends thing going in 2014 on the North Beach Pier, Graham Cormac made the suggestion that we model the group on South African Rugby Legends. I kinda recalled the organization that celebrates the sport of rugby by honouring retired...