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Enduro first for Port Elizabeth

South Africa’s first ever Inner City Enduro (ICE) takes place in Port Elizabeth on Saturday 26 September as part of the annual Urban Run Festival, hosted by the MBDA to highlight urban renewal, and will include multiple world extreme enduro champion David Knight. Read moreRead more


Coloured fun for runners on Sunday

A fun run will colour the festivities on Sunday 26 April at Port St Francis as participants in the 5km trail run or walk will to go through three colour zones, sure to put a smile on your dial! Read moreRead more

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Baboon Trophy – golf day with a big difference!

Since 2003 a very special bond exists between the lady golfers of the St Francis Bay and Jeffreys Bay Golf Clubs, as that was the year when the St Francis ladies challenged the Jeffreys Bay ladies to compete in an individual match play competition, soon to become a bi-annual event.  To win the much sought after Baboon Trophy, your team has to loose!  What a great tradition between the two ladies sections. Read moreRead more

Hynsie and team celebrating!

Well done Seals!

The Seal Point Boardriders Surf Club, who were coached by the legendary duo of Graham Hynes and Ant Brodowicz celebrated their first appearance in a National Interclub tournament with a victory when they posted 168.1 points in the final of the 2015 Billabong SA Interclub Championships at Kitchen Windows in Jeffreys Bay on Sunday. Read moreRead more

Competitors representing their nations in the South Africa vs the “Rest of the World” bowling competition held in St Francis Bay: Elizabeth Talbot (left), Jo Anderson, Joy Wicks, Toby Haring, and Peter Talbot.

SA vs The Rest of The World played in ideal weather

The annual “South Africa vs the Rest of the World” bowling competition produced much hilarity and sociability when members of the St Francis Bay Bowling Club divided to compete in two teams comprising those who were born in South Africa and those who hailed from other parts of the world. The event took place on Friday 6 February in ideal weather which added to the enjoyment of the day. Read moreRead more

Mike Morrison and Mandy Brent (back row) carried the flag of victory for John, here with fellow Club 50's Felix and Brian, wife Ingrid and daughter Jennifer Manser.

50th run for John Falconer

The local parkrun community has celebrated another Club 50 achievement when John Falconer completed his 50th parkrun on Saturday 7 February at the St Francis parkrun. John is now the 10th local parkrunner who joins this elite club, and will soon receive his sought after red t-shirt. Read moreRead more

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Highest accolade to Jeff Clause!

Jeff Clause, CEO at St Francis Links has added another accolade to his list of awards and accomplishments.  Jeff is one of a select few who have achieved the status of Master Professional in South Africa, the highest accolade for a PGA Professional.  This status is bestowed upon those members who have contributed significantly to the game of golf through outstanding commitment and contribution to the profession and now, for an unprecedented third time, Jeff has been awarded PGA Professional of the Year! Read moreRead more

Prize winners of Boys Junior Round Robin Tennis Tournament in St Francis Bay. Back: Ben Steyn (left), Dean Brooker, Cameron Webb, Tristan Farrell and James Mackenzie.
Front: Haden Webb, Jack Aylward and Andrew Mackenzie.

Annual Tennis Tournament much enjoyed

St Francis Bay Tennis Club hosted their annual Pam Golding Sponsored Tennis Tournaments on the weekend of 19 and 20 December with both Junior and Senior sections being highly successful and well supported. Read moreRead more

St Francis Bay Bridge Club Committee for 2015 is (back from the left) John Boonzaier,  Judy Beck, Cookie Kitson, and Roger Lea and in front Theonie Kirton, Geoff Ellis and Wendy Mackenzie.

News from the Bridge Club

The St Francis Bay Bridge Club, which includes several members from Jeffreys Bay and Cape St Francis, held its Annual General Meeting at the St Francis Links on Friday, 5 December. Wendy Mackenzie, who presided over the club for the past year as President, handled the meeting with charm and competence. Read moreRead more

paddling development team

Shutter up and play… it’s Summer Series time!

It is almost “shutter up and play” time as the annual Shutter Company Summer Sport Series kicks off in less than 3 weeks.  The summer series consists of 10 events and sporting enthusiasts can look forward to the usual swimming, running, cycling and paddling events, as well as combinations thereof at different venues in St Francis and Cape St Francis. Read moreRead more

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Well done, Coral-Jade

Local junior rider Coral-Jade Dippenaar, a Gr 8 Woodridge College learner qualified for the SANESA EP Schools Equestrian team and competed at the SANESA National Championships held at Misty Meadows Equestrian Centre, Pretoria.  Coral-Jade competed with her two horses Red Dancer and Espresso. Read moreRead more

10.7 JBay Open- Jadson Andre (BRA)

Picture perfect waves in Jbay for Junior Champs

KwaZulu-Natal Central claimed the coveted Freedom Cup for the provincial team accumulating the highest points at the 2014 Hurley SA Junior Champs which was completed in 3 to 4 foot (one metre) picture perfect offshore waves at the Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay on Sunday 12 October 2014. Read moreRead more