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The Quest for Epic Legend Status in the Swiss Alps - Part 2

Mike Blewitt, Craig Wylie and Gavin Wille are all in search of the final finisher’s medal in their Epic Series respective palmarès at the Swiss Epic. If they complete the Swiss Epic they will join…

Legend of the Epic Series but not Yet an Epic Series Legend

Kross Racing Team star Ariane Lüthi has 8 Absa Cape Epic and 3 Swiss Epic finishes to her name. At the 2019 Swiss Epic she is aiming to add a fourth to her palmarès with New Zealand’s Samara…


The Quest for Epic Legend Status in the Swiss Alps – Part 1

The 2019 Swiss Epic kicked off at 07:30 on Tuesday 20 August, in torrential rain, that turned the already challenging trails into a muddy slop that ensured even the most seasoned professionals got…


Unlikely Legends

Gavin Wille and his riding partner, Craig Wylie, have known each other for 40 years. But two years ago when their adventure, at that stage still unknowingly, to become Epic Series Legends began few…


Old and new Epic Legends reflect on remarkable week at Absa Cape Epic

Five riders who’d already achieved Epic Legend status and two newly minted Epic Legends crossed the line on stage 7, the Grand Finale, at Val de Vie Estate, and looked back on an incredible eight…


Scott-SRAM and Investec songo Specialized seal victory at 2019 Absa Cape Epic

At the Grand Final of the 2019 Absa Cape Epic, former winners Nino Schurter and Annika Langvad on Sunday completed their objectives of guiding two race newbies to victories in the last leg of the…


Absa Cape Epic GC all but sewn up – dark horse Italians take stage 6

The leaders in both the Men’s and Women’s categories at the Absa Cape Epic extended their leads and both look virtually certain of victory going into Sunday’s Grand Finale stage into Val de Vie…


Locals take the glory on stage 5 at Absa Cape Epic

Renaissance men Matthys Beukes and Philip Buys from South Africa shrugged off a disastrous first five days to win The Queen Stage of the Absa Cape Epic from Oak Valley Estate to Stellenbosch…


Dramatic Change in Leaders at Absa Cape Epic

Much speculation had been made around a clean-sweep of wins for the men’s Scott-SRAM MTB-Racing and women’s Investec-songo-Specialized pairs ahead of Stage 3’s 107km out-and-back loop from Oak Valley…


A day of hatricks on stage 2 at Absa Cape Epic

Today’s racing was simple and complicated, all at the same time, as four out of five categories claimed three-from-three stage victories.    The Swiss pairing of Nino Schurter and Lars Forster…