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  1. Kiwi stage race riders get Absa Cape Epic qualification slots

     A total of 10 teams from New Zealand’s Pioneer mountain bike stage race qualified to take...

  2. Absa continues to upskill young mountain bikers at the 2017 Absa Cape Epic

     Since 2004, Absa has been a proud and active supporter of the DMA, especially in its endea...

  3. Exxaro jersey winners to get trip to elite sports academy

    The Bakala Academy in Leuven, Belgium, has joined hands with the Cape Epic in the race’s bid to e...

  4. German duo form ‘Silverback OMX’ for Cape Epic 2017

     Martin rode the Cape Epic for the first time last year and made quite an impression on the...

  5. Soweto and Khayelitsha duo set to conquer the Cape Epic

     At the presentation of the of the duo's team kit, Mxenge and Boya expressed their exciteme...

  6. Hansgrohe-Cadence OMX: Two champions, one epic race

     British National Champion, Annie Last, and South African National Champion, Mariske Straus...

  7. 2017 field includes “the best marathon racers in the world”

     That’s the word from the world’s top marathon riders as they prepare for March’s eight-day...

  8. European stars to ride back-up for Team Spur’s Lüthi and Morath

     Pirard raced the Absa Cape Epic in 2015, finishing fifth alongside another Swiss mountain...

  9. German legend and SA champ team up

    Photo credit: Nick Muzik | Sportzpics  Sadly, Stenerhag fell ill on Stage 3 and had to pul...

  10. Lüthi on life without Langvad

    Photo credit: Mark Sampson | Sportzpics  The Lüthi/Langvad combination swept aside all Han...

  11. MTB and road racing legends team up for Absa Cape Epic

    Photo credit: Nick Muzik | Sportzpics  In 2016 Hermida retired from a distinguished 20-yea...

  12. Interview: Grant Clark on his AfrikaLegBurn journey

     Cairo to Cape Town, Cape Town Cycle Tour, Absa Cape Epic, and Ironman, all in the space of...

  13. Meerendal CBC’s European stars ready for Absa Cape Epic

    Photo credit: Ewald Sadie | Sportspics  The Team Meerendal CBC riders have excellent endura...

  14. Topeak Ergon, Centurion Vaude eyeing top step of Absa Cape Epic podium

    Photo credit: Dom Barnardt. Cape Epic. Sportzpics.  Three years ago Centurion Vaude’s Joche...

  15. Knox, Beers hoping to make an impact with foreign partners at the Absa Cape Epic

    Now two South Africans in the 2017 field have put their faith in foreigners: Max Knox will be rid...

  16. Interview: Last Lioness Hannele Steyn

    Hannele completing the prologue at the Absa Cape Epic 2015.  Having done all thirteen Cape...

  17. Bike Check: Hannele Steyn’s 2017 Momsen VIPA Custom “Last Lioness”

    As one of just 4 people to ever complete all 13 editions of the Cape Epic, Hannele is part of a v...

  18. Team Bulls ready to give it horns

    Sam Clark. Cape Epic. Sportzpics.  But if the pressure of going for a historic sixth Absa C...

  19. Battle it out with Virgin Active for a 2018 Absa Cape Epic entry

    Well, not just giving it away. Participants will have to complete a series of challenges between...

  20. Italian duo back with serious intent

    Photo credit: Gary Perkin | Sportzpics  Very well, as it turned out. The amiable Italian pa...

  21. Sauser: Why I came out of retirement

    Photo credit: Ewald Sadie | Sportzpics  “Jaroslav (Kulhavy) asked me a few times during the...

  22. MTB legend José Antonio Hermida and road star Joaquim Rodríguez will tackle the Cape Epic

    José Antonio Hermida. Joaquim Rodríguez Former Mountain Bike World Champion José Antonio...

  23. Lüthi partners Morath on Team Spur for 2017 Cape Epic

     Germany’s Adelheid Morath will support Lüthi’s attempt to become the only female rider to...

  24. World-leading bike care brand joins Absa Cape Epic sponsor family

    Sportzpics. Gary Perkin. Cape Epic.  Now that job has just got a whole lot less painful: th...

  25. Interview: Robyn de Groot

    Photo credit: ZC Marketing Consulting  Part of being a professional sportsperson is coping...