Karl Platt eyes Cape Epic win No 5

2016-02-02 13:36

German Karl Platt’s name is synonymous with the Absa Cape Epic - and he's back searching for victory No 5 in 2016...

Olympic gold medallist heads to Cape Epic

2016-01-19 11:55

Sabine Spitz is 43 and still races among the world’s elite after a career that includes an Olympic gold medal and a Cross Country World Championship title.

An Epic challenge out of Italy

2016-01-07 14:04

Eleven of the top 15 finishers in the 2015 UCI Marathon World Championships will be racing the 2016 Absa Cape Epic.

Injured Cape Epic rider goes home

2015-05-13 12:50

The Czech Republic mountain biker who was seriously injured during the 2015 Absa Cape Epic has been transferred to his home country.

Sauser, Kulhavy edge closer to Epic win

2015-03-21 22:24

Switzerland's Christoph Sauser is 87km away from becoming the first person to win the Absa Cape Epic five times.

Moms on 'Epic' mission

2015-03-19 17:01

The leading South African women’s team at the Absa Cape Epic are using their time at the event to relax. Yes, that’s right. Relax.

Triumph, tears in women’s race

2015-03-18 20:35

Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad collapsed to the ground in exhaustion and elation after crossing the line of Stage 3.

Stransky still going strong

2015-03-18 17:27

Joel Stransky and Anriette Schoeman are still going strong after completing Stage 3 of the Absa Cape Epic.

Smit, Butch sweat at Cape Epic

2015-03-18 10:12

Partners Butch James and John Slade crossed the line arm-in-arm with friends John Smit and Shane Chorley at the Absa Cape Epic.

Kulhavy powers to Stage 2 win

2015-03-17 17:32

All the talk after Stage 2 of the Cape Epic was of how Czech strongman Jaroslav Kulhavy powered through it.


Süss, Williamson team up at Cape Epic

2016-01-21 11:29

Switzerland’s Esther Süss and Briton Catherine Williamson will form a formidable combination at this year's Absa Cape Epic.

'Iron Sally' on a mission

2016-01-12 12:18

If determination was measurable, then Englishwoman Sally Bigham’s allocation would be off the scale.

Absa Cape Epic gets a new boss

2015-08-18 12:16

One of SA’s most accomplished and experienced sports professionals, Lynn Naudé, has been appointed CEO of the Absa Cape Epic.

Sauser wins fifth Epic title

2015-03-22 16:42

Christoph Sauser’s last Cape Epic as a professional rider ended in triumph as he inked his name into history.

Sauser, Kulhavy on song at Epic

2015-03-20 14:43

Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy have won Stage 5 of the Absa Cape Epic from Worcester to Wellington.

SA duo win Cape Epic Stage 4

2015-03-19 15:01

SA pair Philip Buys and Matthys Beukes notched up the first local win in the 2015 Absa Cape Epic in Stage 4.

Riders tough out Stage 3

2015-03-18 20:35

The third stage of the Cape Epic from Elgin Valley to Worcester was “very rough and really sandy”, according to Christoph Sauser.

Cape Epic tougher than a Test - Smit

2015-03-18 10:24

Former Springbok captain John Smit has described the Absa Cape Epic as tougher than playing a Test match.

Drama in women's Cape Epic

2015-03-18 08:36

The women’s race of Stage 2 of the Absa Cape Epic came to a dramatic conclusion at the Oak Valley Wine Estate race village.

Dramatic Stage 1 of Cape Epic

2015-03-16 17:28

Christoph Sauser has laid down a significant marker in his bid to become the first person to win the Cape Epic five times.

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