JBay Winterfest: Big Wins, Big Upsets at the Corona Open JBay

JBay Winterfest: Big Wins, Big Upsets at the Corona Open JBay: Jordy Smith In Flight at the Corona Open JBay Photo: © Kody McGregor JBay – an excellent day of surfing went down at the Corona Open JBay, as perfect four-to-six foot waves poured down the point all day for the best surfers in the world. With a strong and powerful swell it was decided to run overlapping heats, so that all could utilize the best conditions. Jordy Smith was the first surfer to get a wave this morning and went straight to the air, in the opening heat against Soli … [Read more...]

World Class Surfing At Corona Open JBay

World Class Surfing At Corona Open JBay: Corona Open JBay competitor Jack Freestone from Australia Photo: © Kody McGregor JBay – after a short wait at the contest site for the swell to build, the second day of the Corona Open JBay contest kicked off at 11am with the final three heats of the Women’s seeding round. In beautiful azure conditions it was Paige Hareb (NZ) who won the first heat with Courtney Conlogue (USA) in second and Brissa Hennesy from Costa Rica going into eliminations. Lakey Peterson (USA) won the next heat and advanced along … [Read more...]

Opening Round Action at the Corona Open JBay

Opening Round Action at the Corona Open JBay: Jordy Smith in action at the Corona JBay Open Photo: © Kody McGregor Opening Round Action at the Corona Open JBay JBay – The opening day of the Corona Open JBay was an all-day action-fest of high performance surfing, as the world’s best surfers took to the perfect waves of Supertubes in what is the sixth event on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT). With a clean three to four-foot swell running and a fresh offshore wind blowing, the conditions were prime for a day of  dazzling … [Read more...]

Corona JBay Open: Download the JBay Winterfest App and Stand a Chance to Win a Firewire Slater Design Gamma Surfboard and More

Corona JBay Open: Download the JBay Winterfest App and Stand a Chance to Win a Firewire Slater Design Gamma Surfboard and More: Corona JBay Open: Download the JBay Winterfest App and Stand a Chance to Win a Firewire Slater Design Gamma Surfboard and More JBay – The event organisers of the JBay Winterfest have developed a very cool event app for both Android and iOS, and it is now available for download in the app stores. If you download the JBay Winterfest app you stand a chance of winning a R15k surf hamper. Every person who downloads the … [Read more...]