Red Bulls Brian Grubb and Matti Buys Wakeskate Durban Beachfront
Mar28

Red Bulls Brian Grubb and Matti Buys Wakeskate Durban Beachfront

Red Bulls Brian Grubb and Matti Buys Wakeskate Durban Beachfront in the most creative way imaginable. No one has ever ridden these canals, pools,piers before.  When local wakeskater, Matti Buys welcomed one of the most influential pioneers of wakeskating, Brian Grubb (USA) to South Africa, Matti knew that he had to showcase one of the most iconic spots in the country – Durban’s Beachfront. With its mesh of canals,...

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A Wakeboarder’s Passion Becomes a Dirty Habit
Oct30

A Wakeboarder’s Passion Becomes a Dirty Habit

An Amanzi Exclusive with wakeboard junkie Jason Coulborne from the Dirty Habits Team.    Do you want to tell me a little bit about yourself? I got into wakeboarding probably about 12 years ago. One of my mates was wakeboarding at a cable park in Gordon’s Bay.  One day I went there and I was hooked. I spent all Summer there – kept on doing it, met new friends, and eventually started competing.   Now...

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Water Parks, For When There’s Isn’t an Ocean Nearby
Jan19

Water Parks, For When There’s Isn’t an Ocean Nearby

Gauteng may be landlocked, but you’ll be pleasantly surprised at the numerous water parks that abound the Province. So, they say, “who needs the Ocean”, as Gauteng has enough year-round water parks to satisfy water-loving patrons and cool off the hot and bothered. Hot water parks:   Stoke City Wake Park  Stoke City Wake Park is a premier destination for water-based sports. This unique park is designed for...

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Backyard Sessions on the Umtamvuna River with Red Bull
Mar19

Backyard Sessions on the Umtamvuna River with Red Bull

Backyard Sessions on the Umtamvuna River with Red Bull reported by Nicole Dry The 2015 “Backyard Sessions”, a Boardalign Wakeboarding and Red Bull initiative, were again hosted by South Africa’s premier wakeboarding venue located at Umtamvuna River Lodge on the South Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal. This venue which is often home to some of the best pro wakeboarders South Africa and Europe has to offer, was the scene of entertainment...

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