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.

Defending Epic champs bounce back

2016-03-15 15:13

Defending champions Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad have jumped into the overall lead in the women's Cape Epic.

Dramatic finish in Cape Epic Women’s race

2016-03-14 16:05

Robyn de Groot and Jennie Stenerhag have won the first stage of the Cape Epic Women's race in Tulbagh.

Late change in Cape Epic partner for Stransky

2016-03-10 09:38

Eight-time national road cycling champion Anriette Schoeman has withdrawn from this year’s Absa Cape Epic, due to illness.

Ilias, Ferreira show their mettle

2016-03-03 15:16

Periklis Ilias and Tiago Ferreira have signalled their Absa Cape Epic intentions by winning a tightly contested Andalucia Bike Race in Spain.


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.

Centurion Vaude take Cape Epic century stage

2016-03-15 15:05

Nicola Rohrbach and Matthias Pfrommer have won the second stage of the Cape Epic in Tulbagh.

Birthday boy Platt celebrates Epic stage win

2016-03-14 15:50

Team Bulls have won the first stage of the Cape Epic along a tough 108km route around Tulbagh.

Kirsten takes on Cape Epic to benefit township schools

2016-03-07 17:45

Gary Kirsten will be riding his first Absa Cape Epic in an effort to raise funds for the installation of cricket net facilities at various township schools.

UCT protests force Cape Epic prologue to move

2016-02-19 12:57

The Absa Cape Epic Prologue will be moving from its planned venue at the University of Cape Town to Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville.

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