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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

Coral featured

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

jacques herselman

Feedback from Trans riders

The 230km Trans Baviaans Mountain Bike race is regarded as the toughest MTB event in the world.  The event starts in Willowmore and the finish line is 24 hours later in Jeffreys Bay.  This year Jacques Herselman and Kevin Taljaard was the first JBay boys to have made it back home – in an awesome 12 hours 28 minutes in the saddle.

Having to traverse the splendour of the Baviaanskloof, take on the Mother of all Climbs near Zuurbron and endure whatever the elements will throw at the riders, makes for a challenging ride. Read moreRead more