Monday , 20 January 2020

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 always arrived at the Absa Cape Epic with ...

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TEAM FIRST MOVE UNVEILED

TEAM FIRST MOVE UNVEILED

Following formidable international careers racing at the highest level with Team Dimension Data for the past eight seasons, Jacques Janse van Rensburg and Jaco Venter have returne ...

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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 de Groot, Mariske Strauss and Candice Lil ...

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SOUTH AFRICAN CYCLIST RANKED NO.1 IN THE WORLD

SOUTH AFRICAN CYCLIST RANKED NO.1 IN THE WORLD

The latest of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) (the world governing body of cycling) World Ranking, Capetonian and SACS student, 17-year-old Luke Moir is officially ranked ...

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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 better, earning the silver medal. The quest ...

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VENTER & JANSE VAN RENSBURG SHIFT FOCUS TO MTB RACING FROM 2020

VENTER & JANSE VAN RENSBURG SHIFT FOCUS TO MTB RACING FROM 2020

Between them, they’ve completed 13 Grand Tours and each won the South African Elite men’s road race title. Now, Jacques Janse van Rensburg and Jaco Venter will turn their attentio ...

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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 remarkable by the fact that they lost 6 minutes a ...

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SPRINT FINISH DECIDES STAGE 2 of FNB W2W CHARDONNAY

SPRINT FINISH DECIDES STAGE 2 of FNB W2W CHARDONNAY

Stage 2 of the FNB Wines2Whales Chardonnay saw the general classification leaders of the Elite Women, Candice Lill and Adelheid Morath, outsprint Robyn de Groot and Amy McDougall; ...

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BIKES OF THE 2019 ABSA CAPE EPIC – ALL THE STATS

BIKES OF THE 2019 ABSA CAPE EPIC – ALL THE STATS

The Absa Cape Epic is seen globally as the ultimate test in mountain bike stage racing. A combination of the world’s best racers, the potential for extreme weather conditions, rug ...

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SA STAGE RACES – WHICH OFFER THE BEST VALUE?

SA STAGE RACES – WHICH OFFER THE BEST VALUE?

There’s been a decline in number of entries at mountain bike events over the past couple of years. It’s partly a sign of a maturing market, partly due to the depressed economy and ...

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