ARTICLES RELATING TO ABSA CAPE EPIC

Even a crash cannot stop Investec-songo-Specialized

2019-03-21 14:52

The Investec-songo-Specialized train continues to rush toward Absa Cape Epic victory going into Friday's Stellenbosch stage.

UCI women cast ahead to the Absa Cape Epic

2019-03-14 16:14

The UCI women's field for the 2019 Absa Cape Epic boasts seven Olympic medals from three riders for the anticipating race.

Stransky on podium at Cape Epic - 1 year after horrific crash

2018-03-26 12:31

Legendary former Springbok flyhalf Joel Stransky successfully completed the 2018 Cape Epic mountain biking event with a podium finish.

Kulhavy, Grotts takes Cape Epic Stage 6 win

2018-03-24 14:50

Jaroslav Kulhavy and Howard Grotts put in another dominant performance to convincingly win Cape Epic's Stage 6 in Wellington.

Stransky has unfinished Cape Epic business

2018-03-16 21:41

Former Springbok star Joel Stransky, who crashed out of the 2017 Cape Epic race, is back on his bike and ready to tackle the 2018 edition in his best form of his life.

Battle royal expected in Cape Epic prologue

2018-03-16 08:29

The Absa Cape Epic men’s category is gearing up as a clash of the titans as world champions and Olympic medalists prepare to go head-to-head on Table Mountain.

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.

 

Scott-SRAM MTB-Racing storm back through Time Trial

2019-03-21 14:42

The scene is set for a spectacular Queen Stage into Stellenbosch on Friday after another fascinating day of ABSA Cape Epic racing.

Schurter set on Cape Epic revenge

2019-01-31 14:09

The 2017 Absa Cape Epic champion, plus reigning World and Olympic XCO champion, Nino Schurter, will return to the race in 2019 - with one aim.

Kulhavy, Grotts cruise to Cape Epic glory

2018-03-25 18:37

The Investec-songo-Specialized teams of Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney, and Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts rode to Absa Cape Epic glory.

Kulhavy, Grotts smash Stage 5 time-trial

2018-03-23 13:05

With just over five minutes separating the top three men’s teams on the general classification it was full gas from the gun on Stage 5’s 39km time-trial in Wellington.

World champion to face formidible women’s Cape Epic field

2018-03-16 09:01

After a year’s break, three-time Absa Cape Epic women’s category champion Annika Langvad is back having “built up the hunger to race and kill yourself”.

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.

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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.

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