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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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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.

Thrilling races in men’s, women’s categories

By Cape Epic 03/14/2016, 10:00am HST

Stage 1 of the 2016 Absa Cape Epic on Monday set up a thrilling race for both the elite men’s and woman’s categories.

Broken riders and broken bikes

By Cape Epic 03/14/2016, 10:00am HST

It was a day of pedal strokes and heat stroke – with temperatures soaring above 40 degrees on Monday’s 108km stage of the Absa Cape Epic.

Team Bulls breeze to victory at windy Epic

By Cape Epic 03/13/2016, 4:45pm HST

Wind was the word of the day at the 2016 Absa Cape Epic Prologue on Meerendal Wine Estate, which turned out to be rather fitting as eventual stage winner Karl Platt likes to talk about there being only one gas, “and that’s full gas”.

A tough day awaits

By Cape Epic 03/13/2016, 12:45pm HST

After the thrills, and a few spills, of the Absa Cape Epic Prologue in Meerendal on Sunday the riders and crew travelled up to Tulbagh for Monday’s Stage 1.

Prologue Wrap-up: Platt rides like the wind

By Cape Epic 03/13/2016, 9:30am HST

Four-time Absa Cape Epic winner Karl Platt of Germany and Swiss partner Urs Huber (Bulls) laid down a marker for the week ahead by blitzing the course to win Sunday’s prologue.

US dollar fee introduced for international riders

By Epic Series 02/26/2016, 12:45pm HST

Faced with increasing costs due to the decline of the rand and the substantial growth of the event, the Absa Cape Epic will introduce a US dollar-based entry fee for foreign entrants from 2017.

Racing the Absa Cape Epic in 360-degrees

By Epic Series 02/24/2016, 12:45pm HST

In a world first for sporting events, the Absa Cape Epic will include a mountain biker riding with the pro peloton who will deliver 360-degree immersive video during the 8-day stage race when it takes place in the Western Cape in March 2016.

Absa Cape Epic Prologue moves to Meerendal

By Cape Epic 02/19/2016, 4:00pm HST

The Absa Cape Epic Prologue will be moving from its planned venue at the University of Cape Town to Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville.

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