Kirsty wins SA Champs in Jeffreys Bay

2015-10-08 06:00
Kirsty McGillivray from Jeffreys Bay won the Billabong SA Junior Surf Champs in her age group on Sunday.

Kirsty McGillivray from Jeffreys Bay won the Billabong SA Junior Surf Champs in her age group on Sunday. Photo: ALAN VAN GYSEN

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

JBAY local Kirsty McGillivray has made her town proud by winning the Billabong SA Ju-nior Surf Champs in her age group on Sunday.

Kirsty, who earned one of the two perfect 10 point rides earlier in the event, carried that form into the u.15 girls final where she racked up a heat tally of 12.84.

Defending division champion Sophie Bell took second place ahead of eThekweni teammates Olivia Izzard and Christy Gilmore.

Cape Town Surfriders district clinched the coveted Freedom Cup for the team accumulating the highest points at the 2015 Billabong SA Junior Champs which was completed in good one metre waves at the Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay on Sunday.

The Cape Town team also clinched two of the six individual titles at stake and provided eight of the 24 finalists, earning 32 576 points to finish well ahead of hosts Nelson Mandela Bay (27 956) and third placed defending cup-holders eThekweni (25 170).

Cape Winelands repeated their fourth place in the team standings of last year, followed by Buffalo City, Eden, Ugu, the SA Development Academy and uThungulu

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.