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  • From where you want to be #TheBallitoPro 
Join us tomorrow from 7:00am as the remaining 8 surfers go head to head in the Quarter Finals.
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  • Double tap if you'll be getting festive with us tonight at the Tropika Ballito Pro Free Music Concert 
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  • While the surfing may hot up by day, the Tropika Ballito Pro FREE Music Concerts have been heating up the night. 
Join us tonight from 4:30pm for round 3 of our music concerts with tonight's line-up featuring some of SA's hottest DJs

#SaltRocking
  • Our @MonsterEnergy Expression Session goes down tomorrow and the winner will pocket a whopping R20 000. Join us at #TheBallitoPro tomorrow and support our South African aerialists that will be taking part (Image: @kc80)
  • We caught up with previous heat winner Mitch Coleborn of Australia who went head to head with fellow countryman Mitch Crews in the Round of 16
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  • Head up to the festival area and catch the Le Riche brothers put on a mind blowing motocross display from 1pm onwards
  • Although we won't be seeing Michael Rodrigues in the next round, he's still the only surfer to score a 10 point ride in the event, and here's the action reply #TheBallitoPro @michaelrodrigues79
  • Event update: Before we move into our man-on-man Round of 16, we are moving the contest to the main peak at surfer's beach. Competition to resume shortly
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  • It's a cracker of a day here at #TheBallitoPro and we're in our second to last heat of the Round of 24 (image @kc80)
  • There could be worse jobs (Image @kc80)
  • Heat 2 of the Round of 24 is already underway with Medi Veminardi (REU), Billy Stairmand (NZL) and Joan Duru (FRA)

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  • A chilly but beautiful Day 7 here at #TheBallitoPro with our first heat taking to the water at 7:15am
  • It's a beautiful evening here on Salt Rock beach and the first band of the evening, The Kickstands are on stage entertaining the crowds
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  • Ballito is waiting on the edge of its seat to see the remaining 24 surfers battle it out in the water tomorrow.

Check out this clip of goofy footer Italo Ferreira doing what he does best. Catch him tomorrow in heat 4 of #TheBallitoPro @italoferreira15
  • Event update: The contest is off for today and we will be making our Day 7 call at 7:00am tomorrow (Image @kc80)

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World’s Longest Continuously Running Professional Surfing Event


  • 1969
    First event:
    Durban 500

  • 1971
    Event renamed:
    Gunston 500

  • 1976
    World Pro
    Tour Debut

  • 2000
    Event renamed:
    Mr Price Pro

  • 2009
    Event moved
    to Ballito

  • 2015
    Event renamed:
    Ballito Pro