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JBay Windfarm MTB Classic- Entries Are Open

In Featured, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

The JBay Windfarm MTB Classic is a stalwart event of the JBay Winterfest, and has been one of the most popular of the sporting tournaments during the start and growth of this sporting and cultural festival. The entries  are now open. They can be found HERE EVENT DATE: Saturday, 14 July 2018 ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE: Midnight on Wednesday 11 July …

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The Girls Are Coming!

In Featured, Latest News, Uncategorized by Craig Jarvis

Excitement Grows For Championship Tour Women’s Surfing To Return To JBay. JBay – there is mounting excitement for the best female surfers in the world to return to JBay for this year’s edition of the Corona Open JBay. The elevated Women’s Championship Tour of surfing will be competing alongside the men for the first time since 2000. The women’s side …

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The JBay Windfarm MTB Classic

In Featured, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

We chat with the JBay Windfarm MTB Classic media liaison  – Jazz Kuschke.   So tell us Jazz, how did the event come to be? Local mountain bike aficionado Arthur Joubert, who has ridden many of the great one-day and multi-stage races in South Africa, saw the need for an event showcasing the best of his local trails. While at …

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Interview with Cold Water Classic Organiser and Founder Brenton Williams

In Cold Water Swim Classic, Featured, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

The Cold Water Classic open water swim at Marina Martinique is one of the original events that has survived from the original JBay Winterfest in 2013. To many it seems crazy – open water swimming in winter with many contestants forgoing wetsuits –  but it has a strong following and gets more entries every year. We had a chat with …

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Cold Water Classic Returns!

In Featured, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

There are very few people that can swim for extended periods of time in water measuring less than 15 degrees. Attempting to swim three miles in icy water is what makes the Cold Water Swim Classic a truly extreme event. An integral part of the JBay Winterfest, the Classic takes place in Marina Martinique, already known as one of best …

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JBay Winterfest Fishing Skins 2018

In Featured, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

The 6th Winterfest Skins Fishing Competition will be taking place in Jeffrey’s Bay during this year’s JBay Winterfest. This event has seen massive growth over the past five years and is now one of the biggest and most unique shore angling competitions in South Africa! Jeffreys Bay is regarded as one of the top shore fishing destinations in SA. We …

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The 2018 JBay Winterfest Funduro

In Events, Featured, JBay Funduro, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

The Funduro ride during the JBay Winterfest is always one of the most popular and well-attended events of the whole festival. This year will be the fifth year of the Funduro, and once again it will be brought to you by Slake Adventures. The Funduro is an offroad motorbike fun day aimed at riders of all levels and age and …

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The 2018 Endurade JBayX Trail Run

In Featured, J Bay X Trail Run, Latest News by Craig Jarvis

The 2018 Endurade JBayX Trail Run is a two-day, three-stage trail run, now in its fourth year and totally unique in concept. This stage run, entailing three individual twenty km trail runs over only two days, with events starting exactly 12-hours apart, includes the famous night run. The 60km total distance over the two days will most definitely test the …