Old Harbour Xtreme Surf-Ski

Old Harbour Xtreme Surf-Ski

After initial concerns about the ocean conditions for Race Day, it was all systems go on Monday, 30 April, when paddlers set off from the New Harbour in Hermanus to tackle their choice of the 8km or 16km surf-ski course along the rugged Hermanus coastline. 16km...
Blue Mountain Xtreme Trail Runs

Blue Mountain Xtreme Trail Runs

The Blue Mountain Xtreme 17km Trail Run returned, together with the introduction of a new 10km distance. Due to route markers being removed and/or changed on the 17km Trail Run during the course of the night, many participants experienced challenges with the route and...
Walkerbay Xtreme Junior Triathlon

Walkerbay Xtreme Junior Triathlon

It was an afternoon of fun for the kids aged 8 – 13 participating in the inaugural HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme Junior Triathlon – an event that aims to introduce young participants to multisport in a safe, fun and non-threatening way. There were some nervous...
Walkerbay Xtreme MTB Triathlon

Walkerbay Xtreme MTB Triathlon

It was a double deal for Xterra World Champ – and European, Asian & African 70.3 Half Ironman Champ – Bradley Weiss, as well as Stellenbosch tri coach and triathlon star Vicky van der Merwe, who both won the inaugural Walkerbay Xtreme MTB Triathlon, hot on the...
2018 Big 6 Xtreme Standings

2018 Big 6 Xtreme Standings

BIG 6 XTREME: MEN Rank Name Points Gap 29-Apr 29-Apr 28-Apr 28-Apr 27-Apr 2.5km Swim Sprint Triathlon Swim-Run-Jump 17km MTB Mile Sprint 1 WEIS, Bradley 494,26 99,97 100 100 100 94,29 2 SHAW, Riaan 475,09 19,17 95,14 95,63 99,52 84,8 100 3 PIVO, Dylan 471,87 22,39 100...
Open Water Swim

Open Water Swim

The 2018 Walkerbay Xtreme Open Water Swim returned with another stunning day in the ocean, as skins and wetsuit swimmers braved the long 2.5km stretch between the New and Old Harbour. Spectators watched in awe as these swimmers battled the elements, in an event that...
Walkerbay Xtreme Sprint Triathlon

Walkerbay Xtreme Sprint Triathlon

Xterra World Champ – and European, Asian & African 70.3 Half Ironman Champ – Bradley Weiss smashed the competition with a convincing win in the 2018 edition of the HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme Sprint Triathlon on 29 April 2018. He dashed over the finish...
Urban Xtreme MTB Criterium

Urban Xtreme MTB Criterium

The Urban Xtreme MTB Criterium is always a crowd pleaser, and this year was no different. We saw some incredible talent showing off their skills in this short-course technical race, made even better by the awesome spectator support and great vibe. Congratulations to...
Blue Water SUP Challenge

Blue Water SUP Challenge

Our SUP participants braved some choppy seas for a fun afternoon in the waves. We were even joined by SA SUP champ, Khara Doyle! Congrats to the following SUPers who paid their respects to the ocean, and earned our respect in return: Mike Theron Mike Swingler Kit...
See en Sand Swim-Run-Jump

See en Sand Swim-Run-Jump

The See en Sand Swim-Run-Jump is the only race of its kind in the world. While swim-run races are gaining popularity across the globe, the Walkerbay Xtreme See en Sand Swim-Run-Jump also incorporates a daring 18m cliff jump off the iconic Dreunkrans, nestled between...
Cliffpath Fun Runs

Cliffpath Fun Runs

The Walkerbay Xtreme Cliffpath Runs are undoubtedly among the most beautiful fun runs in the world, with unparalleled views in a spectacular setting, as athletes make their way along the coastal boardwalk. This year was no different, and we were thrilled to welcome a...
Valley Xtreme MTB Challenge

Valley Xtreme MTB Challenge

The inaugural Valley Xtreme MTB Challenge added a whole new dimension to the HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme’s overall event offering, by giving athletes access to the incredible trails and some epic riding on the mountain trails above Hermanus. The morning saw some...
Windsor Marine Mile Sprint

Windsor Marine Mile Sprint

The Walkerbay Xtreme Windsor Marine Mile Sprint opened the four-day sports adventure festival on 27 April 2018, when runners of all ages sprinted along the Hermanus coastal road. The event also opened the Walkerbay Xtreme’s premier competition, the Big 6 Xtreme....
Inspiring Story Leads To Walkerbay Xtreme

Inspiring Story Leads To Walkerbay Xtreme

It started with a simple Instagram post… We love to see the Walkerbay Xtreme (WBX) family reaching out to those with a passion for sport, but who don’t necessarily have the resources to compete. When we saw Nick Quenet, a serious contender in the 2017 WBX,...
Entries Now Open For The 2018 HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme

Entries Now Open For The 2018 HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme

The HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme (WBX), a four-day adventure sports festival situated in the heart of Hermanus, will return to the Whale Capital for a third time between 27 and 30 April 2018. Although relatively new on the regional race calendar, WBX has been growing in...
Participants’ favourite Instagram moments

Participants’ favourite Instagram moments

The 2017 HI-TEC Walkerbay Xtreme was epic. It not only grew by 200%; the event also received rave reports from elite athletes and weekend adventurers alike.  But don’t just take our word for it – have a look at some of the event’s favourite moments,...