Sardine Run 2017 (Day 10)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 10)

Day 10 Report. Sardine Run 2017. Day 10 started with Immediate action in the bay, Bottlenose dolphins driving the sardines up from the deep, diving birds and sharks all over the place. This was our first couple hours on day 10 of the sardine run...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 9)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 9)

Day 9 Report. Sardine Run 2017. Day 9 started with a bit of drizzle and choppy seas, after an hour we had made our way down to Port St Johns for another action packed day on the sardine run 2017. The sea suddenly erupted, hundreds of diving...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 8)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 8)

Day 8 report. Sardine Run 2017. Day 8 started off with a easy launch into the ocean which made a change, the conditions further out were a little more difficult to start with due to strong winds. We had a bit of action almost immediately with...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 7)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 7)

Day 7 Report. Sardine Run 2017. Today was the second groups first day on the Sardine run 2017. Wow wow wow, The day started with a hectic launch and some frightened faces as we headed through the surf. Welcome to the wild coast was the shout from...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 6)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 6)

Day 6 Report. Sardine Run 2017. Today was change over day which meant no diving for us. After a long overdue sleep in we spent the morning hiking to a nearby popular fishing spot where we cast our lines and hoped for the best. After an...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 5)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 5)

Day 5 report. Sardine Run 2017. The day started in the usual way with bottlenose dolphins playing in the surf during our launch. The waves were huge and was probably the most exciting/scary launch we have had this week on the sardine run 2017...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 4)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 4)

Sardine Run 2017 Day 4 report. . Huge Ocean swells and massive breaking waves meant we were unable to launch today. Disappointed for a minute until we looked at the ocean, it would have eaten us alive. Time to explore this part of the wild coast...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 3)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 3)

Day 3 Report. Sardine Run 2017. The morning started off with dolphins riding the waves like professional surfers only better and more acrobatic. After 40mins or so watching these graceful mammals we ventured further out to sea. We had a few...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 2)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 2)

Day 2 Report. Sardine Run 2017. The morning started off fantastically, calm seas made an easy launch out to sea. Immediately we were greeted with a pod of over one hundred strong bottlenose dolphins who seemed eager to play. The dolphins...

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Sardine Run 2017 (Day 1)

Sardine Run 2017 (Day 1)

We are back in South Africa for natures greatest shoal on earth, the Sardine Run 2017. We can hardly wait to get in the water, we are getting reports on the Wild Coast of large schools of sardines and plenty of Apex predator action. The water...

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