South Coast Bike Fest™ Mayoral Mass Charity Parade announces new starting point at St Michael’s Beach

South Coast Bike Fest™ Mayoral Mass Charity Parade announces new starting point at St Michael’s Beach: One of the biking community’s most notable traits is its dedication to charity drives and this will form a central focus at this year’s South Coast Bike Fest, taking place at Margate from 27 to 30 April. Bikers will congregate on Sunday, 29 April at St Michael’s Beach for the Mayoral Mass Charity Parade in support of the non-profit organisation, 1 Million School Shoes. This is a national shoe collection campaign, started in September 2016, … [Read more...]

The Young Crew Charge Jeffreys Bay Point on Opening Day of Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS

The Young Crew Charge Jeffreys Bay Point on Opening Day of Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS: Ceara Knight Photo: © Kody McGregor Competitors from all over the South African coastline were greeted with small and blustery surf which did little to deter their high spirits on the opening day of the 2017 Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS at Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay on Wednesday, especially with an excellent forecast on the horizon. As the various District teams staked their territory on the beach, the U14 boys division kicked … [Read more...]

Champions Crowned in Billabong Junior Series at Seal Point

Champions Crowned in Billabong Junior Series at Seal Point: Ford Van Jaarsveld Photo: © Kody McGregor Billabong Junior Series The 20th annual champions in the Billabong Junior Series were crowned at Seal Point in Cape St Francis on Sunday 1 October after the fourth and final event in 2017 series was completed in highly contestable four-foot waves and glassy conditions. Jake Elkington (Kommetjie) and Sophie Bell (Salt Rock) clinched the premier U18 boys’ and girls’ Billabong Junior Series titles which earned them each a coveted trip to the … [Read more...]

Champions Decided at Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel in Seal Point this Weekend

Champions Decided at Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel in Seal Point this Weekend: Llandudno surfer Luke Slijpen Photo: © Kody McGregor The champions in the 20th annual Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel will be crowned this weekend when the country’s best 18-and-under surfers take to the fabled waves of Seal Point in Cape St Francis to compete for prestige, rankings points and prize money. The world’s longest running junior surfing series has nurtured the competitive careers of countless South African … [Read more...]