Friday , 6 December 2019

FROM ICU TO PODIUM: STRANSKY’S GREAT CAPE EPIC RECOVERY

FROM ICU TO PODIUM: STRANSKY’S GREAT CAPE EPIC RECOVERY

One year ago, Joel Stransky, relieved that his sunglasses had probably saved his right eye and eye socket from any real damage other than bad lacerations, was beginning his recove ...

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ENTRIES SELL OUT INSTANTANEOUSLY

ENTRIES SELL OUT INSTANTANEOUSLY

Quick fingers won the day as 100 Early Bird entries for the 2019 Absa Cape Epic sold out instantly on Monday, 26 March – a day after the highly successful 15th edition. Of the tho ...

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POWERHOUSE PAIRINGS TAKE THE 2018 ABSA CAPE EPIC TITLES

POWERHOUSE PAIRINGS TAKE THE 2018 ABSA CAPE EPIC TITLES

It was a case of something old and something new on the top step of the 2018 Absa Cape Epic Men’s and Women’s category podiums when experienced campaigners triumphed with new part ...

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INVESTEC SONGO SPECIALIZED TIGHTEN THEIR GRIP

INVESTEC SONGO SPECIALIZED TIGHTEN THEIR GRIP

Yellow and Orange are increasingly beginning to look like gold as the men’s and women’s leader jersey wearers consolidated their leads in Friday’s Absa Cape Epic Stage 5 time-tria ...

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A BATTLE ROYAL ON THE QUEEN STAGE

A BATTLE ROYAL ON THE QUEEN STAGE

The “super brutal” Queen Stage on Thursday duly delivered a battle royal for supremacy in the Men’s category race and a gift to women’s leader Annika Langvad on her birthday. But ...

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SAUSER CELEBRATES AS INVESTEC SONGO SPECIALIZED TEAMS TRIUMPH

SAUSER CELEBRATES AS INVESTEC SONGO SPECIALIZED TEAMS TRIUMPH

Team Songo Investec Specialized’s top men’s and women’s teams will both start Thursday’s crucial Stage 4 of the Absa Cape Epic in the respective category leader’s jerseys. Former ...

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SONGO PUNCTURES MEAN MORE OF THE SAME FOR CANNONDALE

SONGO PUNCTURES MEAN MORE OF THE SAME FOR CANNONDALE

Stage 2 produced repeat winners for both the men and the women, but their respective victories arose from different tactics on the out-and-back route around Robertson. Cannondale ...

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ILLNESS, CRASHES SET BACK TOP TEAMS

ILLNESS, CRASHES SET BACK TOP TEAMS

Defending champions Nino Schurter and Esther Süss both lost their partners on the Absa Cape Epic’s Stage 1 yesterday as the Untamed African MTB Race once again tore up the script. ...

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GIESMAYR/ROHRBACH MAKE A PROLOGUE POINT

GIESMAYR/ROHRBACH MAKE A PROLOGUE POINT

 You can’t win the Absa Cape Epic on the Prologue but you can prove a point – and that’s exactly what the Centurion Vaude combination of Daniel Geismayr and Nicola Rohrbach did to ...

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A LOOK AT THE 2018 PROLOGUE VENUE, TABLE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK

A LOOK AT THE 2018 PROLOGUE VENUE, TABLE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK

Table Mountain National Park is proud to host the Prologue of the 2018 Absa Cape Epic. When the 20km time trial takes place on Sunday 18 March, all eyes will be on this Natural Ne ...

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