ARTICLES RELATING TO CAPE EPIC

2020 Cape Epic route rugged and untamed

2019-09-05 20:40

The 2020 Cape Epic will be "The Race That Measures All" thanks to a rugged and untamed route.

Langvad, Van der Breggen give Investec-songo-Specialized Cape Epic win

2019-03-27 11:13

Road and Olympic champion Anna van der Breggen partnered Mountain Biking Marathon world champion Annika Langvad to her fifth Absa Cape Epic title.

Soweto’s Bhoni4Kasi pair win Cape Epic #ConquerAsOne - and 2020 entry

2019-03-25 13:40

When Soweto riders Calvin Mono and Linda Dhlamini got a last-minute chance to ride the Absa Cape Epic, they didn’t realise how much their lives would change in a week.

High Fives for Annika and Anna after Cape Epic win

2019-03-24 14:48

Annika Langvad and Anna van der Breggen collected their seventh stage win at the 2019 Cape Epic to give them an emphatic overall victory.

Italians solo to victory on penultimate Cape Epic stage

2019-03-23 15:26

It was another epic day of racing on the penultimate stage of the 2019 Cape Epic, a brutal 80-kilometre challenge around Stellenbosch.

Beukes, Buys woo the Cape Epic Queen stage

2019-03-22 18:12

Renaissance men Matthys Beukes and Philip Buys shrugged off a disastrous first five days to win The Queen Stage of the Cape Epic.

Punctures sink the hopes of Cape Epic women's challengers

2019-03-20 17:45

Four-time race winner and current Cape Epic Women's category leader Annika Langvad and Anna van der Breggen blew their contention out after Stage three.

Crash victim Gaze pulls out of Cape Epic

2019-03-20 08:50

Investec-songo-Specialized's New Zealand rider Sam Gaze has pulled out of the Absa Cape Epic after a crash on Stage 1.

Anna, Annika extend Cape Epic lead with Stage 2 win

2019-03-19 15:41

Annika Langvad and Anna van der Breggen extended their lead during Stage 2 of the Cape Epic despite changing their strategy mid-race.

Amputee pair aim to achieve the impossible

2019-03-19 09:24

When Jaco-Albert van Gass and Stuart Croxford were injured during missions for the British army in Afghanistan, riding the Absa Cape Epic seemed an impossible dream.

 

The numbers behind the Cape Epic

2019-07-31 09:05

The 2019 Cape Epic was one for the record books and here are some interesting numbers about the event.

Cape Epic team raises over R700 000 for bikes for poor

2019-03-25 14:12

Belgian businessmen who raced in the recent Absa Cape Epic have raised over R700 000 to buy 320 bicycles for disadvantaged South Africans.

Q&A: Cape Epic winner, Nino Schurter

2019-03-25 13:25

Nino Schurter and partner Lars Forster won the 2019 edition of the Absa Cape Epic which finished at Val de Vie Estate.

Schurter, Forster cruise to overall Epic honours

2019-03-24 14:42

Nino Schurter and Lars Forster have cruised to victory at the 2019 Cape Epic which ended at Val de Vie Estate.

Lill, Morath queen's of the Cape Epic Queen stage

2019-03-22 18:25

South African Candice Lill and her German partner Adelheid Morath became the Queens of the Queen Stage when they won the 100km Cape Epic Stage 5.

Stransky inspires pink revolution at Cape Epic

2019-03-21 09:22

Joel Stransky is famous for kicking the winning drop goal to help SA win the 1995 RWC, but on Wednesday he inspired a pink revolution at the Absa Cape Epic.

Drama on Cape Epic Stage 3 sees Fumic, Avancini take lead

2019-03-20 17:06

A disastrous rear-wheel puncture saw Scott-SRAM MTB-Racing concede the Yellow Jerseys to Cannondale Factory Racing on the third stage of the Cape Epic.

Cape Epic: A day of hat-tricks

2019-03-19 16:34

The Swiss pairing of Nino Schurter and Lars Forster once again left no doubt that they have the strongest legs at the Cape Epic this year.

Schurter, Forster wins Cape Epic Stage 2

2019-03-19 15:34

Stage 2's Cape Epic race will once again be immortalised in the annals of the race's history as Nino Schurter and Lars Forster completed a hat trick.

Dominance consolidated on Stage 1 of Cape Epic

2019-03-18 18:57

Stage 1 of the Cape Epic was a day of consolidation with both the top men and women growing their leads significantly.

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