Spots: Muizenberg

Muizenberg aka Surfer’s Corner is probably the most famous and well know beginner surf spot in Cape Town. It is one of the few spots in the Cape Peninsula that has waves all year round and it’s gentle, rolling waves is suited to everyone especially long-boarders and stand up paddle boarders. Even onshore here is more or less ride-able. The added bonus is that its waters are approximately 6 °C warmer than those of spots on the Atlantic side, thus you don’t always need a wetsuit. Continue reading “Spots: Muizenberg”

SUP Review: Why the Zeal Surf Easy Gliders are Sexy

Board: Zeal Surf Easy Glider
Dimensions: 9.6′ X 30 X 3.9
Volume: 131L
Shaper: Jon Cole

When Ian from Zeal Surf dropped this board off, as always the 1st thing I did was to pick up the board and test the weight – I liked it – it was somewhere between being light to medium weight for a board this size. It was sturdy yet elegant, you could sense this is a well rounded board designed for fun…….. Continue reading “SUP Review: Why the Zeal Surf Easy Gliders are Sexy”

Insider Interviews: Zeal Surf

 

Cape Town SUP caught up with Ian Wolmerans, the founder and developer behind the unique brand of Stand Up Paddle boards — Zeal Surf.

Here is how that went down…

CTS:Thanks for your time — Tell us about who you are and what do you do?

IW: My name is Ian Wolmarans, I have been married to my wife, Lezandre for 2 years and 4 months. I grew up in Cape Town and make most of the outdoors that Cape Town have to offer.

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