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The FNB Wines2Whales and Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) have signed a new sponsorship deal that sees Toyota become a Headline Sponsor of the event.

The Absa Cape Epic, the world’s premier mountain bike stage race, and Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) have announced a new partnership wherein Toyota becomes a Headline Sponsor of the event.

The 2023 Absa Cape Epic Route

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Age and Experience at the Absa Cape Epic

By Absa Cape Epic 09/14/2022, 11:30pm HST

With a combined age of 145 years between them, Fred and Johan possess both age and experience.

Every year the Absa Cape Epic gathers over 1 000 mountain bikers in four or five towns in the Western Cape. That is only the start of the impact on tourism, though, as the teams travel with an army of family members, fans, mechanics and masseuses.

ePowered Pinotage

By FNB Wines2Whales 08/30/2022, 5:30am HST

Since 2019 eBikes have been welcomed to the FNB Wines2Whales Pinotage race. With the option to race or tour there is an electric event for every e-MTB rider.

A South African Perspective on the SPAR Swiss Epic

By SPAR Swiss Epic 08/29/2022, 5:00am HST

Ciovita's Marketing Manager weighs in on his time racing the SPAR Swiss Epic

The 2022 SPAR Swiss Epic has come to an end with Wilier Pirelli and Davos Klosters Women as overall winners

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LEADERS PUSH AHEAD AT REEF TO REEF

By Reef to Reef 08/19/2022, 8:30pm HST

Leads extended down under at the Reef to Reef

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Sprints determine SPAR Swiss Epic Queen Stage Results

By SPAR Swiss Epic 08/19/2022, 4:00am HST

Stage 4 in the SPAR Swiss Epic men's and women's races was decided in all-out sprint finishes

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Emotional three-peat for Kleinhans and Langvad

By Cape Epic 03/20/2016, 8:15am HST

After an intriguing week’s racing in the Sasol Women’s category, Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad are now three-time Absa Cape Epic champions; the Swiss-Danish duo joining Karl Platt (who earlier on Sunday won his fifth title) and Stefan Sahm as three-time champion pairings.

The final finishers… and the Last Lions

By Cape Epic 03/20/2016, 6:15am HST

Fans stamped their feet and cheered vigorously when Maurice Mdlolo and Gugu Zulu – the Absa Cape Epic’s final finishers on Sunday crossed the line. The pair were mobbed by flashing cameras and well-wishers patting them on their back.

Trails and tribulations … and a debut win

By Cape Epic 03/17/2016, 11:30am HST

It was a day of disaster for one of the race favourites when Kristian Hynek of the Czech Republic pulled out early on Stage 4 of the Absa Cape Epic after injuring his arm in a crash the previous day.

Only 5 seconds in it

By Cape Epic 03/17/2016, 9:45am HST

Only five seconds separated Spur-Specialized and Sport for Good at the finish of Stage 4 of Absa Cape Epic, with the race leaders being on the right side of that difference – thanks to a superior finish.

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Bad luck again thwarts Lakata’s hunt for elusive

By Cape Epic 03/17/2016, 6:30am HST

Alban “The Albanator” Lakata cut a lonely figure as he completed Stage 4 of the Absa Cape Epic on Thursday – yet another quest to win a coveted Epic title doomed.

Drama at the front of the field

By Epic Series 03/16/2016, 12:15pm HST

It was a bleak day on Stage 3 of the Absa Cape Epic for two top teams.

Toil and tears among triumph

By Cape Epic 03/16/2016, 8:15am HST

Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad of Spur-Specialized moved a step closer to clinching their third straight Absa Cape Epic title by winning Stage 3 in a time of 5:18.47.

Into the valley

By Cape Epic 03/15/2016, 5:15pm HST

After two days of fascinating racing around Tulbagh the Absa Cape Epic will move to Wellington and some very different conditions on Wednesday. The Tulbagh area has been dusty, rocky and loose – a test for rider and his or her bike.

Kleinhans and Langvad take the lead

By Epic Series 03/15/2016, 11:15am HST

Stage 2 of the 2016 Absa Cape Epic, the 100th stage in the history of the event, was held in another hot, windless day in Tulbagh

Dramatic finish in Women’s race

By Cape Epic 03/14/2016, 10:45am HST

When Robyn de Groot and Jennie Stenerhag of Team Ascendis Health crossed the finish line first in a time of 5:22.18,4 on Stage 1 of the Absa Cape Epic, the most surprised people at Saronsberg Wine Estate were the two of them.

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