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USWE Sports Partner with Epic Series

By Epic Series 11/29/2023, 10:00pm HST

USWE Hydration Packs Partners with the Epic Series, across European and African mountain bike stage races, to provide riders with their technical know-how and industry leading products. They will be the official hydration pack and luggage partners of the Epic Series for 2024 and beyond. 

The Pyrenees and the Alps, which have in common

By Swiss Epic 11/15/2023, 5:45am HST

Containing Dreams with Big Box at FNB W2W

By Wines2Whales 11/14/2023, 11:30pm HST

The Oak Valley and Lourensford race villages at FNB Wines2Whales rely on hundreds of square metres of canvas. Key features however are built of steel; made secure, protected from the elements and vitally refrigerated by Big Box Containers. This is the story of how they help dreams flourish… 

Cannondale Factory Racing capitalised off a finish line fall, by Marco Joubert, to increase their general classification lead to 12 seconds on Stage 2 of the FNB Wines2Whales Shiraz.

Alan Hatherly and Simon Andreassen held off Imbuko Giant A in a sprint finish to win the opening stage of the FNB Wines2Whales Shiraz race, on Friday.

FNB Wines2Whales Shiraz: Meet the Men Vying for Supremacy

By Wines2Whales 10/26/2023, 3:45am HST

The prestige of FNB Wines2Whales ensures that South Africa’s best mountain bikers descend on Hermanus for the Shiraz to race from whales to wines in the Switchback edition. Among the pre-race favourites are previous winners, cross-country campaigners and dark horses for the 2023 title.

World Champion Wins FNB Wines2Whales Pinotage

By Wines2Whales 10/25/2023, 11:45pm HST

E-Bike World Champion, Joris Ryf teamed up with, Specialized Factory Racing manager, Benno Willeit to storm to the 2023 FNB Wines2Whales Pinotage title. The winners were 32 minutes and 4 seconds quicker across the three days than Giniel de Villiers and Bobby Behan, of Toyota Specialized. FuelX’s Wayne van der Walt and Jovan Jacobs rounded out the podium places. 

With 210 E-Bike riders taking on the Pinotage race, in the mid-week FNB Wines2Whales, the event boasts the largest ever field of E-Bikers in a South African mountain bike race. This is a boon for the bike industry in the country as nothing drives bike sales like races. 

Dusty Grins on Stage 1 of the FNB Wines2Whales Pinotage

By Wines2Whales 10/24/2023, 5:00am HST

Sun’s out guns out at the Pinotage. After a wet weekend at the Chardonnay the eBikers and social teams were treated to a hot and dusty day on the trails of Lourenford on Stage 1 of the mid-week race. 

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Elite races to be held week before Absa Cape Epic

By Cape Epic 01/27/2017, 12:15pm HST

The Western Cape has landed another world cycling showpiece event – the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano race.

Sauser: why I came out of retirement

By Cape Epic 01/18/2017, 9:45am HST

Swiss mountain biking maestro Christoph Sauser has come out of retirement in a bid to win the Absa Cape Epic for a sixth time, so what was it that persuaded him to get back in the saddle?

Jenny Rissveds takes on the Absa Cape Epic

By Cape Epic 01/04/2017, 12:45pm HST

Jenny Rissveds took the mountain biking world by storm in 2016, announcing her arrival at the top end of the sport with some outstanding performances and then capping it all with the Olympic gold medal.

Stellar men’s field for 2017 Absa Cape Epic

By Cape Epic 12/06/2016, 3:45pm HST

The men’s field for the 2017 Absa Cape Epic is shaping up to be the strongest in the race’s 14-year history.

Stellar men’s field for 2017 Absa Cape Epic

By Cape Epic 12/06/2016, 9:45am HST

The men’s field for the 2017 Absa Cape Epic is shaping up to be the strongest in the race’s 14-year history.

Tour de France legends to ride in Absa Cape Epic

By Cape Epic 11/21/2016, 8:30am HST

The BMC Absa Racing Team has been considerably boosted by the news that two Tour de France legends, Cadel Evans and George Hincapie, will be riding for them in the 2017 Absa Cape Epic.

The 2017 Absa Cape Epic Route

By Epic Series 10/05/2016, 12:00pm HST

In 2017 the Absa Cape Epic returns to an old favourite seaside venue for a spectacular Stage 1 … and finishes at a new Grand Finale venue.

Olympic gold medallist sets sights on Epic

By Cape Epic 10/03/2016, 5:00pm HST

In August he won gold at the Olympic Games after earlier winning the 2016 mountain bike cross country World Championship. Now Switzerland’s Nino Schurter has set his sights on another major achievement: winning the Absa Cape Epic.

SCICON bags Absa Cape Epic sponsorship

By Cape Epic 09/29/2016, 8:15am HST

Over the years SCICON has become the international benchmark for quality bike luggage.

Become a Pioneer in 2017

By Cape Epic 09/27/2016, 1:00pm HST

We’re thrilled to introduce you to our new sister event in New Zealand - The Pioneer.

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