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Road to Cape Epic EP6: What gear had we been using?

At the time we made this video the 2020 ABSA Cape Epic was still going ahead and we had spent nearly 12 months training and testing the g...

The road to Cape Epic has reached a dead end

Cape Epic is cancelled. We're sitting at dinner outside Cape Town, and the word just came through. It's been a year since we set off on o...

Brendan Johnston on overcoming cancer, winning the Warny, and advice for two old blokes

Brendan Johnston (aka 'Trekky') is a four-time XCM National Champion of Australia, he finished 24th in the Elite category of the 2019 Cap...

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...

Fun in the sun at Reef to Reef

Last year, my mate Al Iacuone and I embarked on a journey that we never saw coming. I honestly thought my ‘competitive’ days were over an...

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 ...

Alaphilippe sprints to surprising stage 6 win at Tirreno: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Julian Alaphilippe wins stage 6 of Tirreno-Adriatico, Cape Epic underwa...