JBay Winfarm MTB Classic

© Kody McGregor

The sixth edition of the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic took place on Saturday 14 July. Riders of all ages and skill levels braved wet and chilly conditions to tackle the finest trails around the Eastern Cape holiday town of Jeffreys Bay.

The event, which forms part of the JBay Winterfest, offered three distances a 25km fun ride, 50km marathon and the gruelling 85km ultra marathon.  At the sharp end of the ultra marathon, Declan Sidey from Team Mad Macs p/b hazz out of Stellenbosch was the convincing winner.

Filipe Toledo (BRA) delivered five of the top 10 single ride scores on his to victory in the Corona Open J-Bay on Thursday.
Credit: © WSL / Cestari

JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Thursday, July 5, 2018) - Today, Filipe Toledo (BRA) won the Men’s Corona Open J-Bay for the second year in a row. The Brazilian lit up 1.3 - 2 metre (four-to-six foot) waves at Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay to win the sixth stop the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT) and vault to World No. 1 on the Jeep Leaderboard.   

Caption: Jordy Smith put on a scintillating display of high performance surfing to advance to the quarterfinals of the Corona Open J-Bay on Wednesday.
Credit: © WSL / Cestari

Jordy Smith Advances to Quarterfinals at Corona Open J-Bay

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Peterson Crisanto (BRA) throws a sheet of spray on his way to victory in the 50th edition of the Ballito Pro pres. by Billabong at Willard Beach in KwaDukuza on Saturday
Photo: WSL / Cestari
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Jordy Smith in action at the 2017 event - © WSL / Tostee