JBay Winterfest: Favourites Tumble At Corona Open JBay

JBay Winterfest: Favourites Tumble At Corona Open JBay: American surfer, 17-year-old Caroline Marks at the Corona Open JBay Photo: © Kody McGregor JBay Winterfest: Favourites Tumble At Corona Open JBay Smith, Slater and Gilmore sent packing JBay – Endless lines of perfect Supertubes greeted contestants as the sun peeped over the eastern skyline this morning, and there was no hesitation in calling the contest on. In the first heat of the day Jordy Smith made a simple error of being out of position for the best wave of the heat. Owen Wright … [Read more...]

Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel – Upsets in Ballito As Top Seeds Tumble.

Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel – Upsets in Ballito As Top Seeds Tumble.: Billabong Junior Series standout Samuel Pupo from Brazil Photo: Luke Patterson Willard Beach, Ballito, 29 June 2017: Many of the country’s top ranked junior surfers tumbled out of contention on Day 2 of the Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel as the inconsistent, peaky head-high waves at Willard Beach in Ballito played havoc with their heat strategies, leading to major upsets. A total of six of the top eight WSL Africa ranked … [Read more...]