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The Road to Cape Epic - Episode 3: Featherweight vs Heavyweight challenge!

The ABSA Cape Epic is the pinnacle of mountain bike stage racing. It attracts the highest profile professional athletes and the most comp...

The Road to Cape Epic - Episode 2: Getting an ass-kicking at the Pioneer

The ABSA Cape Epic is the pinnacle of mountain bike stage racing. It attracts the highest profile professional athletes and the most comp...

The Road to Cape Epic - Episode 1: Amnesia

The ABSA Cape Epic is the pinnacle of mountain bike stage racing. It attracts the highest profile professional athletes and the most comp...

My journey to Cape Epic

The ABSA Cape Epic is arguably XC mountain biking’s most competitive stage race. From the front of the elite field, here’s Giant pro ride...

CT rides the Absa Cape Epic: The toughest mountain bike race on Earth?

The Absa Cape Epic is the crown jewel of the Epic series, and arguably the hardest MTB race in the world. So how did a couple of roadies ...

The 2018 Kate Epic: Riding outside of my comfort zone

Progress happens outside of your comfort zone. That was the phrase I repeated to myself again and again as I lined up for the Whiskey 50 ...

ABSA Cape Epic: the untamed African MTB race

The 2013 ABSA Cape Epic MTB race finished over the weekend after eight days, 800km+ of riding, 15,000 meters of climbing, and all in the ...