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VISUAL IMPAIRMENT: Instead of succumbing to fear and anger after losing her sight, surfer Michele Macfarlane is making waves

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Oct 28, 2021

It’s a crisp morning at Surfer’s Corner in Muizenberg: a sun-streaked sky over hip-high waves, dotted with wetsuits. To our side, the area’s iconic brightly painted wooden huts are strung in a sea-facing row. Peripherally, I can see the huts. Facing me, Michele Macfarlane, a surfer from Cape Town, cannot.

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