Core Downhill Sokkie Jol

In Winterfest 2014 by Admin B

Join the 2014 Downhill Skate event that will consist of a time trial, races and finals. This year the event will take place on 12 July in the road in front of the Core Surf Gear shop. The ramp is going to be bigger and better this year! Contact Koffie Jacobs for more information: 074 886 0908 Email:

Cold Water Classic

In Winterfest 2014 by Administrator W

Challenge yourself this winter. Swim 7.5 km or 2.5 km in 12deg (celsius) water. Cape Long Distance Association (CLDSA) rules will apply for the 7.5 K event, which means that swimmers may only wear a speedo type costume, goggle and a swim cap. The 2.5 K event can be swam in a wetsuit or according to CLDSA rules. The JBay …

Volkswagen Rally 2014

In Winterfest 2014 by Administrator W

The 32nd Volkswagen Rally is expected to be as exciting as ever before, with teams from all over the country competing for top honours on the podium. 

Streets of JBay set for Tonight’s VW Rally

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

The eight-round SA National Rally Championship reaches the halfway mark with the Volkswagen Rally in the Eastern Cape on July 11 and 12, and competitors and fans can expect a new look to the staging of this popular and challenging event. Long-standing clerk of the course and route director Joe Fourie, of the Algoa Motor Sport Club, and his experienced …

Fairytale Beginning

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

Jordy Smith was on fire today, registering the highest three wave tallies of the day. It’s what fairy tales are made of, writes Jazz Kuschke. Photo Joey Nel. Fairytales… Yeh let’s talk about that. It’s early days (the first day of the 12-day waiting period to be exact) and we’re the last cats to wanna go drop some kind of ‘commentator’s hoodoo’ …

Firing Surf For The JBay Open At The JBay Winterfest

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

Excellent surf greeted the best surfers in the world for day one of the JBay Open surfing tournament. Forming the anchor of the JBay Winterfest, the JBay Open is the first time that the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) has been back to the area since 2011. Reigning World Champion Mick Fanning (Aus) opened up the day with the first ...

JBay Winter Fest Photo Comp -Today’s Prize

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

The #JBayWinterFest Photo Comp is Live - every day we'll be giving out a prize for the moment of the day tagged #JBayWinterFest the overall photo comp winner will pocket R7500. Today's moment of the day will be skating away on an Arbor Mission Walnut skateboard.   The Mission is a surf inspired swallowtail with an extended concave profile, true ...

The JBay Winterfest 2014 Set To Kick Off Tomorrow

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

The 2014 version of the JBay Winterfest is set to kick off tomorrow 10 July, and the town is abuzz with excitement. The best surfers in the world are in town, the JBay Open ASP Surfing Event is ready to go, and the rest of the Winterfest events are set to run over the next ten action-packed days. Apart from the surfing, ...

JBay Winterfest – 7 Days To Go!

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

[fullwidth_text alt_background=”none” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Jeffreys Bay – with 7 days to go before the start of the JBay Winterfest, the town of Jeffreys Bay is gearing up for an influx of tourism, athletes, music fans and holiday-makers. The ASP World Tour surfers have started arriving in South Africa, and the stage is already set for an epic Winterfest. The …

JBAY Mountain Bike Open Teaser

In Winterfest 2014 by Andrew

The JBay Winter Fest draws closer and excitement is building, here’s a little something to wet your mountain biking appetites. JBAY Mountain Bike Open from Jacques Crafford on Vimeo. The second edition of the Jeffreys Bay Mountain Bike Open (#JBayMTB) will take place on 19 July 2014 as part of the JBay Winterfest. The new routes promise to offer something for …