• JBay Winterfest
    You need real Grit to win the Oakley X Over

    Just days after announcing their title sponsorship of the Colin Mayer Tour mountain bike stage race in Mauritius in October, Grit Real Estate Income Group (GRIT) announced its sponsorship of the 4th annual Oakley X Over event, powered by Sharp, cementing the GRIT brand firmly within the family sporting community in Mauritius and South Africa. […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Ludi Du Toit wins Loggers Classic at Lower Point

    This year the JBay Winterfest inaugurated a brand new event, being the JBay Loggers Classic, held at Lower Point over the weekend. A logging competition has a few rules, which make it differ from normal longboarding surf contests. They are: • The boards needs to be a minimum length of 9’2, with most surfers actually […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Greg Minnaar dominates on day one of Oakley X Over

    In a thrilling start to the 2017 edition of the Oakley X Over powered by Sharp it was Downhill Mountain Bike World Champ Greg Minnaar who sprang into the lead, ahead of last year’s event winner Raynard Tissink, with Giniel De Villiers and John Smit taking the minor placings. Prior to the race start there […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Swimmers take on the Cold Water Classic in brutal weather

    Icy conditions did little to deter the 33 swimmers who entered the 2017 JBay Winterfest Cold Water Swim Classic which was held yesterday at Marina Martinique. The water was 13 C which ensured the Cold Water Classic, presented by Nicholas Melck, lived up to its reputation of being the most extreme swim in the Eastern […]

  • Jeffreys Bay
    Corona parties in Jeffreys Bay

    Following their sponsorship of the JBay Open, Corona is laying on plenty of entertainment for locals and visitors alike in Jeffreys Bay. The iconic brand is treating visitors to the JBay Winterfest to a full line up of entertainment over the next four days and invites all to join into the fun in Pepper Street. […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Warming up for the Cold Water Swim Classic

    Don your winter woollies this July and join top South African and local open water swimmers for the fifth Cold Water Swim Classic at Marina Martinique in Jeffreys Bay on July 16 at 09:30. Presented by Nicholas Melck, the icy event has become one of the core events on the JBay Winterfest calendar. With water […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    The JBay Winterfest programme

    Corona Open JBay: July 12 – 23 Some of the World’s to surfers, including local surfer Dale Staples, will battle it out for top honours at the annual Corona Open JBay at Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay from July 12 – 23. Cold Water Swim Classic: July 16 Join top South African and local open water […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Will Jordy Smith win the Corona Open JBay?

    The world’s best surfers are one week away from competing at Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay for the Corona Open JBay. The event marks the halfway point on the CT and will resume this season’s thrilling title race, with the top five athletes on the Jeep Leaderboard separated by just 600 points. Universally regarded as one […]

  • JBay Winterfest
    Surfing, mountain biking and trail running at the Jbay Winterfest

    At the heart of the JBay Winterfest is the sport of surfing. The JBU Supertrial powered by Monster Energy is behind us, and we have the JBay Loggers Classic and the Corona Open JBay still to come. The JBay Loggers Classic sees a return to old school, with the 9’2 and above single-fins the only accepted craft in this […]

  • Jeffreys Bay
    Photo of the day – big Supertubes

    Wave season in Jeffreys Bay is in full swing, with yet another big swell hitting Supertubes last week. South Africa’s big wave charger Grant Baker took full advantage of the conditions and was seen riding some bombs at one of the best waves in the world. With just two weeks left, its all systems go […]

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