The world's most melodramatic, consistently disappointing surf comp is back for another year. The waiting period for Red Bull Cape Fear, held in Sydney at the very fearsome and cape-like wave formerly known as 'Ours', began several days ago, and won't end until 31st August. Soft caarnts need not apply.

Competitors confirmed so far include:

  • Mark Mathews
  • Ryan Hipwood
  • Russell Bierke
  • Makua Rothman
  • Laurie Towner
  • Kirk Flintoff
  • Jesse Polock
  • Evan Faulks
  • Dean Morrison
  • Albee Layer