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Land Rover Present a Rugged and Untamed Absa Cape Epic 2020

Land Rover Present a Rugged and Untamed Absa Cape Epic 2020
The 2020 Absa Cape Epic will be The Race That Measures All thanks to a rugged and Untamed route. Taking in 647 kilometres and 15 550 metres Read More

ABUS Heads Up Rider Safety at the Absa Cape Epic

ABUS Heads Up Rider Safety at the Absa Cape Epic
Recent research has highlighted the dangers associated with concussions in sport. While cycling in general and mountain biking in Read More

The Numbers Behind The Untamed African MTB Race

The Numbers Behind The Untamed African MTB Race
The 2019 Absa Cape Epic was one for the record books. It featured more metres of climbing per kilometre than any previous edition. Off the Read More

Riding for Good at the Absa Cape Epic

Riding for Good at the Absa Cape Epic
The Absa Cape Epic boasts five official charities – which are particularly close to the hearts of the event organisers – and provides Read More

Schurter Set on Absa Cape Epic Revenge

Schurter Set on Absa Cape Epic Revenge
The 2017 Absa Cape Epic champion, plus reigning World and Olympic XCO Champion, Nino Schurter will return to the race in 2019 Read More

Lüthi Joins Kross to Race Alongside Włoszczowska in the 2019 Absa Cape Epic

Lüthi Joins Kross to Race Alongside Włoszczowska in the 2019 ...
The three-time UCI Women’s category and two-time Virgin Active Mixed category Absa Cape Epic winner, Ariane Lüthi has joined Kross Read More

Fumic and Avancini Aim Higher in 2019 Absa Cape Epic

Fumic and Avancini Aim Higher in 2019 Absa Cape Epic
After finishing fourth in 2017 and third in 2018 Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini, of Cannondale Factory Racing XC, are aiming for the Read More

Hynek Launches New Team: Vitalo - Future Cycling

Hynek Launches New Team: Vitalo - Future Cycling
The 2014 Absa Cape Epic winner, Kristian Hynek, will race the 2019 event in the colours of his new team, Vitalo - Future Cycling, alongside Read More

Langvad and Van Der Breggen Pair up in Absa Cape Epic Dream Team

Langvad and Van Der Breggen Pair up in Absa Cape Epic Dream Team
Arguably the foremost mountain biking and road racing stage racers of their generation Annika Langvad and Anna van der Breggen will be Read More

Investec-Songo-Specialized Out To Defend Their Title

Investec-Songo-Specialized Out To Defend Their Title
Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts return, with Simon Andreassen and Christoph Sauser, to defend their Absa Cape Epic title for Read More

Team Bulls on a Mission

Team Bulls on a Mission
Germany’s Karl Platt has started every Absa Cape Epic since its inception in 2004 and won five times – a record of victories he shares Read More

World-Renowned Explorer Takes On Absa Cape Epic

World-Renowned Explorer Takes On Absa Cape Epic
Britain’s The Telegraph newspaper dubbed South African Mike Horn “the world’s greatest living man”. He is widely held to be the Read More

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