Posts Tagged with "Billy Wilmot"

Wilmots featured in UK band’s music video

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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Wilmots featured in UK band’s music video

Family, camaraderie, conquering waves and continuing proud traditions are among the themes explored by UK electropop/psychedelic rock band Fenech-Soler in their new music video “Last Forever”, which features Jamaica’s first family of surfing – the Wilmots. Directed by Luke Monaghan, the video follows 15-year-old Ivah Wilmot as he walks the path of his famous surfer/musician […]

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Locals take top honours at Makka Pro 2013

Sunday, July 28, 2013

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Locals take top honours at Makka Pro 2013

Jamaica’s Icah Wilmot, Elim Beckford and Garren Pryce emerged winners of the Men’s Open, Women’s Open and Junior divisions respectively at the Makka Pro Surf Contest 2013, which was held at the Makka Surfing Beach in the Yallahs community of Southaven in St. Thomas on July 20 & 21. Icah is now a two-time winner […]

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Garren Pryce – 2011 Junior Surfing Champ

Sunday, December 18, 2011

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Garren Pryce – 2011 Junior Surfing Champ

Young Jamaican surfer Garren Pryce from Bull Bay, St. Andrew, has emerged as the 2011 National Junior Surfing Champion. South Coast surfers dominated the season this year, with Garren, Ivah Wilmot and Armani Green nabbing the top three spots. Boston’s standout junior Akeem Taylor and South Coast ripper Elishama Beckford, who both missed an event […]

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Partial Jamaican team for World Masters Surfing

Saturday, September 24, 2011

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Partial Jamaican team for World Masters Surfing

Jamaica Surfing Association (JSA) president Anthony “Billy” Wilmot and David Lee have secured funding to participate in the 2011 International Surfing Association (ISA) World Masters Surfing Championships (WMSC) scheduled for El Salvador from October 16 to 24. However, it is still yet to be determined if the remaining six slots for a full complement of […]

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Makka Pro surfing raises profile of St. Thomas

Friday, August 5, 2011

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Makka Pro surfing raises profile of St. Thomas

Jamaica’s own Imani Wilmot and American Jensen Callaway conquered the waves at the Jamaica Surfing Association’s (JSA) 5th annual Makka Pro surfing contest, which was held at the Makka surfing beach in Southaven, Yallahs, St. Thomas on July 30-31. Imani became the first Jamaican to secure the top spot in the Women’s Open Division, beating […]

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Pree10: Icah Wilmot – Jamaican surfing sensation

Saturday, August 21, 2010

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Pree10: Icah Wilmot – Jamaican surfing sensation

Icah Wilmot is riding high on the crest of an impressive career wave that has earned him Jamaica’s first lien on the Makka Pro Surfing Championship, which has been the island’s premier international surfing event for the past four years. Winner of the last two national Surfer of the Year titles (having bagged a total […]

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