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2020 Absa Cape Epic Cancelled

2020 Absa Cape Epic Cancelled
Out of concern for the health and safety of our riders and other stakeholders, following recent advice received from the Western Cape Read More

Vogel Partners With Star Of The Future

Vogel Partners With Star Of The Future
When Mathieu van der Poel turned the cycling world on its head by winning cyclocross, road and mountain bike races on the biggest stage, Read More

Orange On The Line At The 2020 Absa Cape Epic

Orange On The Line At The 2020 Absa Cape Epic
The Absa Cape Epic’s Women’s race has been dominated in recent years by one rider, the five-time champion, Annika Langvad. In 2020 she Read More

Sauser To Mentor Botha for Future Success

Sauser To Mentor Botha for Future Success
Wessel Botha is an unassuming character. One notices him because he tends to tower above crowds, when not on a bike. Though he seldom draws Read More

BULLS Looking to Stampede Through the Absa Cape Epic

BULLS Looking to Stampede Through the Absa Cape Epic
Team BULLS is one of the most successful outfits in the history of the Absa Cape Epic. The German bicycle brand’s factory team helped Read More

Stenerhag and Rieder Look To Forge Strong Team for Absa Cape Epic

Stenerhag and Rieder Look To Forge Strong Team for Absa Cape Epic
Jennie Stenerhag is one of the most consistently underrated mountain bike stage racers active today. One gets the feeling that the multiple Read More

Five-Time Winner Teams Up With Olympic Champ

Five-Time Winner Teams Up With Olympic Champ
Annika Langvad is already, statistically, the most successful pro rider in the history of the Absa Cape Epic. Her perfect five race wins Read More

Venter and Janse van Rensburg Return to the Mountain

Venter and Janse van Rensburg Return to the Mountain
Back in 2007; when Jaco Venter and Jacques Janse van Rensburg were just nineteen, they completed the Absa Cape Epic together.  The 2007 Read More

dormakaba Red and Blue set to strike in the 2020 Absa Cape Epic

dormakaba Red and Blue set to strike in the 2020 Absa Cape Epic
dormakaba is a name that will be familiar to many Absa Cape Epic fans. The team, which has donned red and blue for a number of years, has Read More

South African Champions Combine to Form Super Team

South African Champions Combine to Form Super Team
Not since Yolande Speedy, in 2013, has a South African woman stood upon the top step of the Absa Cape Epic podium. In recent years, Robyn Read More

Cannondale Factory Racing Returns to the Absa Cape Epic

Cannondale Factory Racing Returns to the Absa Cape Epic
In 2016 they finished fourth. In 2017 they finished fifth. In 2018 they stepped onto the podium, finishing third. In 2019 they went one Read More

Zwift Partners with The Absa Cape Epic

Zwift Partners with The Absa Cape Epic
The Absa Cape Epic is proud to announce a renewed partnership with the world’s largest multiplayer online training and racing platform, Read More

Defending Champions Return in Force

Defending Champions Return in Force
In 2019, SCOTT-SRAM MTB-Racing's Nino Schurter and Lars Forster stormed to victory in the Absa Cape Epic. This feat was made more Read More

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