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When it comes to supporting live events Durban crowds are notoriously fickle. So how did Mike Ostler, organiser of the inaugural Cave Rock Invitational contest manage to gather such a crowd at the Bluff’s famous Cave Rock beach, pre-dawn on a late winter’s midweek morning? Combining 25 of the country’s top bodyboarders and surfers that included past world champions and local legends, with groomed four foot plus surf at one of Durban’s heaviest breaks, probably went a long way towards doing the trick…

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