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JBay Winterfest 2018 Quick Facts

In Featured, Latest News, Media, Press, Uncategorized by Craig Jarvis

Press release For immediate release 28 April 2018 JBay – The JBay Winterfest 2018 promises to be an action-packed two weeks of sports and cultural events, with an amazing line-up of competitions and happenings. The town of JBay will light up for this festival, with foreign competitors and media flocking into town for the festival, along with local competitors, media, …

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A Sneak Peak At The JBay Winterfest 2018

In Featured, Latest News, Press by Craig Jarvis

JBay – The dates are locked in for the 2018 JBay Winterfest, and this year the festival has some exciting new changes and additions. The JBay Winterfest will run from 2 – 17 July, and it will be an action-packed two weeks in the town of Jeffreys Bay. The Corona Open JBay – a World Surf League Championship Tour event …

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The JBay Winterfest 2017 Is Around The Corner

In Cold Water Swim Classic, Events, Featured, Fishing Competition, JBay Funduro, JBWF in the Media, Kite Festival, Latest News, Media, Press by Craig Jarvis

JBay – with just a few short weeks to go, the excitement around the upcoming JBay Winterfest 2017 is tangible. Construction has started on the Corona Open JBay setup, the Lower Point hub is starting to take shape and the event organisers are hard at work in getting their sites and venues prepared. While the surf contests, mountain bike race …

High Action For Day 1 Of The Oakley X-Over Presented By Seartec

In Press by Liam Bradley

Jeffreys Bay – There were thrills and spills aplenty as the Oakley X-Over presented by Seartec kicked off at Impala Ranch with the MTB event. Overnight rain had turned the trails and tracks into a muddy mess making for difficult conditions. It was always going to be a tight race between SA MTB marathon legend Kevin Evans and Greg Minnaar, …

Oakley X-Over 2015 Presented By Seartec Is Upon Us

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

Jeffreys Bay – As the JBay Winterfest presented by Woodlands Dairy kicks in tomorrow, 8 July, one of the first events in this festival prepares itself for a big two days. The Oakley X-Over, a ‘cross’over’ multi-discipline event, has proven to be popular amongst invited athletes as well as the public, and this year promises to be another tumultuous affair. The …

Weather Pattern And Swell Forecast Looks Promising For JBay Winterfest Presented By Woodlands Dairy

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

Jeffreys Bay – The JBay Winterfest officially kicks off on Wednesday 8th July, and the conditions look promising for the World Surf League Championship Tour event – the JBay Open – which is the anchor event of the festival. The waiting period will start off with a moderate east swell combined with westerly offshore winds, which might see the event begin, …

JBay Winterfest Is One Week Away

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

 © Deon Lategan JBay – The 2015 edition of the JBay Winterfest presented by Woodlands Dairy, is merely a week away. This year, the third year of the Winterfest, is set to be another great year of exciting action sports events, as well as the music festival. The Oakley X-Over, the popular the multi-discipline ‘cross-over’ event, has announced an international wildcard …

Mounting Excitement For Oakley X-Over At The JBay Winterfest

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

Jeffreys Bay – There has been much competitiveness and rivalry amongst athletes in the run-up to this year’s Oakley X-Over event. A one-of-a-kind ‘cross-over’ contest, the Oakley X-Over comprises mountain biking, golf and surfing, with the winner across all the three divisions crowned the eventual winner. Last year, in its inception year, the event was won by Butch James. In a …

Third Annual JBay Winterfest – On Its Way

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

  Two times event champion Jordy Smith in action at the JBay Open last year. ©Kolesky/Nikon/Lexar JBay – The third annual JBay Winterfest is around the corner, and it looks all set to be a bigger celebration than last year. With thousands of people flocking into the little town of JBay for the Winterfest, the organisers are all set for a …

JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA Extends Waiting Period

In Press, Winterfest 2015 by Liam Bradley

Jeffreys Bay – Due to last week’s macking south swell that put paid to any chances of running the JBU Supertrial Presented By RVCA, the contest organisers have opted to extend the waiting period for the event. The waiting period was due to end on 12 June, but the waiting period has been opened up for next whole of next week, 15 …