Italian duo back with serious intent

2017-01-18 12:14

Last year Italians Damiano Ferraro and Samuele Porro arrived at the Absa Cape Epic as dark horses.

Sauser back for 6th Cape Epic title

2016-12-06 11:44

The Absa Cape Epic’s joint most decorated champion, five times winner, Christoph Sauser, is back!

Manser back on Absa Cape Epic starting line

2016-11-03 11:48

Riaan Manser is about as adventurous as you get ... and he'll be on the startline at the 2017 Absa Cape Epic.

Olympic champion commits to Cape Epic

2016-10-05 13:08

Rio Olympic Games gold medal winner Nino Schurter has set his sights on another major achievement: winning the Absa Cape Epic.

Cape Epic gears up for change

2016-08-25 11:15

The Absa Cape Epic is taking steps to boost its development rider category to help nurture future mountain bike champions.

Cape Epic women’s rule change gets thumbs up

2016-04-07 14:10

The 2016 Absa Cape Epic was special for the elite women competitors thanks to the new start batch and the trail-laden route.

Platt claims 'unbelievable' 5th Cape Epic

2016-03-20 15:12

Twelve years after claiming his first Cape Epic title Karl Platt became only the second person to win the event five times.

South Africa’s finest surge at Absa Cape Epic

2016-03-17 14:39

Another day, another impressive ride at the Absa Cape Epic for the leading men in the race for the Absa African special jersey.

Unbelievable stage victory for Italian stallions

2016-03-17 14:29

Samuele Porro and Damiano Ferraro punched the air as they approached the finish line of Thursday’s fourth stage of the Absa Cape Epic.

Local knowledge sees Team Bulls home

2016-03-16 15:41

Karl Platt and Urs Huber extended their lead at the Cape Epic after winning stage three from Tulbagh to Wellington.


Sauser: Why I came out of retirement

2017-01-18 12:14

Swiss mountain biking maestro Christoph Sauser has come out of retirement in a bid to win the Absa Cape Epic for a sixth time.

Tour de France legends to ride in Cape Epic

2016-11-21 10:14

Two Tour de France legends, Cadel Evans and George Hincapie, will be riding in the 2017 Absa Cape Epic.

Val de Vie to host Cape Epic Grand Finale

2016-10-10 14:31

South Africa’s top residential estate, Val de Vie, will host the Grand Finale of next year's Absa Cape Epic mountain bike race.

2017 Absa Cape Epic route revealed

2016-10-05 12:59

In 2017 the Absa Cape Epic returns to an old favourite seaside venue for a spectacular Stage 1 ... and finishes at a new Grand Finale venue.

Cape Epic sold to IRONMAN

2016-08-19 11:31

IRONMAN have announced they have reached an agreement to acquire the Cape Epic mountain bike race.

Cape Epic 2017 Early Bird entries gone in 9 seconds

2016-03-21 15:26

The 100 Early Bird entries for the 2017 Absa Cape Epic sold out in nine seconds on Monday.

Bad luck again thrwarts Lakata’s hunt for elusive Cape Epic

2016-03-17 14:44

Alban Lakata cut a lonely figure as he completed Stage 4 of the Absa Cape Epic - yet another quest to win a coveted Epic title doomed.

Only 5 seconds in it after race-long dual among top women

2016-03-17 14:34

Only five seconds separated Spur-Specialized and Sport for Good at the finish of Stage 4 of Absa Cape Epic.

Toil and tears among triumph

2016-03-16 15:47

Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad moved a step closer to their third straight Cape Epic title with a win in stage three.

Kirsten off the mark in Epic debut

2016-03-15 18:15

Former Proteas coach, Gary Kirsten, is the only ex-cricketer tackling this year's Cape Epic.

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