JBay Winterfest 2016 promises to be bigger and betterNovember 19, 2015
Shark Encounter Brings Early End To JBay Open As The JBay Winterfest Draws To A CloseJuly 20, 2015
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 40kms to a technical 85kms route, a Downhill Sokkie Jol with ramps and obstacles for skateboarders, a three stage trail run, 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 and a Kite Festival