Letshego Zulu to tackle Cape Epic in memory of Gugu

2017-11-23 10:55

Letshego Zulu will be getting back on her mountain bike in March next year to take on the Absa Cape Epic in memory of her late husband, Gugu.

Cape Epic: Women's category a two-horse race

2017-03-22 14:33

The race for the women’s title between teams Meerendal CBC and Ascendis Health is looking more and more likely to go down to the wire at the Cape Epic.

Kulhavy, Sauser win Epic stage 2

2017-03-21 16:01

Jaroslav Kulhavy and Christoph Sauser were victorious in the shortened second stage of the 2017 Absa Cape Epic.

WATCH: Chopper, bike-cam footage of Cape Epic prologue

Battling hot and dry conditions on Sunday, the 2017 Cape Epic started exactly as they 2016 edition ended - with Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini (Cannondale Factor Racing XC) powering onto the Meerendal Wine Estate fields to take the win. Watch.

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Cape Epic bans De Villiers for life

2016-02-05 15:23

The UCI has alerted the Absa Cape Epic to an adverse analytical finding from a sample provided by rider Yolande de Villiers during last year's event.

Cape Epic field makes it difficult to pick a favourite

2016-02-04 14:24

A bookmaker might bracket three of the men’s teams entered for the 2016 Absa Cape Epic as favourites, but would be wary of giving long odds to several more.

Farewell to a great champion

2015-11-07 08:06

After winning the Absa Cape Epic five times, Christoph Sauser retired from professional mountain biking, but will still ride the race in 2016.

2016 Absa Cape Epic route revealed

2015-10-14 13:26

The 2016 Absa Cape Epic route has been revealed and will contain more singletrack than ever before in the race’s 12-year-history.

Stransky's surgery a success

2015-01-23 17:02

Former Springbok flyhalf Joel Stransky is recovering after surgery to his broken collarbone suffered while training for the Absa Cape Epic.

Buys claims podium finish

2014-03-27 14:36

A South African stood on top of the Absa Cape Epic podium for the first time in two years on stage four of the iconic cycling race.


Cape Epic Grand Finale to stay at Val de Vie

2017-07-05 10:00

The Absa Cape Epic’s Grand Finale found a new home in 2017 ... and now it is going to stay there.

Stenerhag, Suss win back-to-back Epic stages

2017-03-21 16:10

Jennie Stenerhag and Esther Suss claimed another stage victory at the 2017 Absa Cape Epic, crossing the line of the shortened Stage 2 first.

Cape Epic second stage shortened

2017-03-21 11:36

The heat and humidity in the Western Cape has seen the second stage of this year's Absa Cape Epic shortened by 40 km.

Cape Epic starts in blustery conditions

2016-03-13 15:15

The Absa Cape Epic got off to a blustery start at Meerendal on Sunday.

Can anyone derail the Annika and Ariane show?

2016-02-04 14:36

Denmark’s Annika Langvad and her Swiss partner Ariane Kleinhans have electrified the Absa Cape Epic Women’s category for the past two years.

It's the Susi and Sipho show

2015-11-27 08:49

Absa Cape Epic legend Christoph Sauser will be riding with Stellenbosch’s Sipho Madolo in the 2016 Absa Cape Epic.

Cricket legend to tackle 2016 Absa Cape Epic

2015-10-14 13:41

Former Proteas opener and coach, Gary Kirsten, will be riding the Absa Cape Epic in 2016.

From running the show - to riding it

2015-10-07 13:07

After 12 years of being the man behind the Absa Cape Epic, founder Kevin Vermaak is going to experience his race from a new perspective - on a bike.

Paulissen wins Epic stage 5

2014-03-28 15:28

Former two-time Cape Epic winner Roel Paulissen of Belgium is back at the top of the podium after winning a tough stage five.

Stander-SONGO team win Epic

2013-03-24 13:11

Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy of the Burry Stander-SONGO team have won this year's Cape Epic mountain bike race.

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