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Welcome to JBay Winterfest 2015

THIS WINTER, FROM 8TH – 19TH JULY 2015, JBAY WINTERFEST WILL RETURN FOR ANOTHER FULL FESTIVAL EXPERIENCE.

2014 saw the JBay Winter Fest establish itself as one of the country’s premier sporting and music events, attracting some 45000 festivalgoers over the 10-day period.

Exhibiting an array of 13 sporting events the JBay Winter Fest attracts a field of national and international competitors to participate in a line up of disciplines open to the public and along with invite only speciality events. Spear-headed by the JBay Open of Surfing, an event drawing over 10 000 spectators for the final day, the town of Jeffreys Bay also hosts a Mountain Bike Open with several distances ranging from an easy 20kms for kids and beginners to a technical 85kms route, a Downhill Sokkie Jol with ramps and obstacles for skateboarders, a stage of the National VW Rally Championships, Oakley’s X-Over Championship and a Winter Music Festival featuring the country’s leading acts.

The festival is further amplified by a number of associated events including a skins fishing competition, a Funduro, a Cold-Water Swim Classic, a Kite Festival and a multi-distance trail run.

FEATURES

EVENT LINEUP

J Bay Open of Surfing
J-Bay Open of Surfing

Date: 8-19 July 2015
Venue: Supertubes

J-Bay MTB Open
J-Bay MTB Open

Date: 11 July 2015
Venue: To be confirmed

Cold Water Classic
InFood Blu Cold Water Classic

Date: 18 July 2015
Venue: Marina Martinique

Billabong Junior Pro
Billabong Junior Pro

Date: 13-17 July 2015
Venue: To be confirmed

Downhill Sokkie Jol
Core Downhill Sokkie Jol

Date: 18 July 2015
Venue: ‘Die Vrieskas’ Blue Water Estate

Fishing Competition
Fishing Skins Competition

Date: 11 and 12 July 2015
Venue: Kabeljous Hub

JBU Supertrial
JBU Supertrial

Date: 1 – 12 June 2015
Venue: Supertubes

Oakley X-Over Challenge
Oakley X-Over Challenge

Date: 9-10 July 2015
Venue: Surf (The Point), Golf (tbc), MTB (tbc)

Oakley X-Over Challenge
J-Bay X Trail Run

Date: 11-12 July 2015
Venue: Kabeljous Lagoon

J-Bay Kite Festival
Kite Festival

Date: 11 and 12 July 2015
Venue: Kabeljous Hub

Winterfest Experience

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