• Jeffreys Bay
    Seal Point will host SA Inter Club Surf Champs

    A record 25 teams from all parts of South Africa will be in action at Seal Point in Cape St Francis this weekend in the sixth annual Billabong SA Interclub Championships. Eighteen heats and 14 hours of competition will make this the biggest Interclub Surfing Championships ever held as representatives of surf clubs from the […]

  • Jeffreys Bay
    Photo of the day – jamming at Supertubes

    The first ground swell that heralds the arrival of winter arrived in JBay over the weekend. Solid waves and good representation of the JBay locals in the line up was the order of the day. In this picture, Jeffreys Bay photographer Robbie Irlam captures one of the JBU head honcho’s Arthur Joubert creating a rain […]

  • Eastern Cape
    JBay Open of Surfing taking place in July

    The Jeffreys Bay surf community, the local Council together with surf company Billabong have announced that a speciality surf contest will take place at Supertubes from 9 – 13 July 2013. The contest will replace the Billabong Pro, which was downgraded from a World Tour event to a 6 star in 2012. Local surf club, […]

  • Surf community has fun in the sun to honour Manfred Kuttig

    The beachbreak at Checkers was a hive of activity on Saturday as the JBU organised Manfred Kuttig Memorial Day got underway in sunny conditions. Manfred, the son of old time locals Hardo and Heather Kuttig sadly passed away in 2003 and the surf community has paid its respect to Manfy by holding a fun day […]

  • Best Billabong Pro ever

      2010 will be remembered for more than just the soccer World Cup in Jeffreys Bay. It was also the year that a South African finally won the Billabong Pro at Supertubes, in front of a partisan home crowd. Jordy Smith did his country proud. Already riding on the wave of “gees’, South Africans were […]


    The perfect waves of Supertubes are once again set to host the specialty surfing contest – the Xcel Showdown At Supertubes. After an amazing first year in 2009, Xcel wetsuits are set to eclipse the inaugural event this year with a new website and a new format. The 2010 version of the Xcel Pro also […]

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