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MEN’S TEAM SCORES HISTORIC UPSET IN CAPE EPIC

The Absa Cape Epic has drawn to a close and the final stage of the event delivered a day that saw the event’s history books rewritten as Speed Company Racing overcame a two-minute and 45-second deficit to claim the Men’s yellow leader jerseys and the overall title at Val de Vie Estate. The Women’s category saw Candice Lill and Mariske Strauss race to a stage win, but it was not enough to remove Hayley Batten and Sofia Gómez Villafane of NinetyOne-songo-Specialized from the top step of the podium.

FREI AND STIGGER MARCH ON TO TAKE STAGE 4 OF CAPE EPIC

Early on the stage, it looked like their 2021 Cape Epic domination might be broken. The Computer Mania MTB duo of Cherie Redecker and Adelheid Morath burst into life right from the start. Seemingly startled by the early pace-setters, Salusmed responded, as did the overall leaders NinetyOne-songo-Specialized. The three teams formed the lead bunch, with Luthi and De Groot looking in great form. 

Nino Schurter and Lars Forster are aiming high at the 2019 Cape Epic

Nino Schurter and Lars Forster are aiming high at the 2019 Cape Epic The “Tour de France of Mountain biking” is about to start. With Schurter / Forster and Frischknecht / Heyns, SCOTT-SRAM has all eyes on the prize in South Africa.  Cape Town, South Africa. 8 days, 624 kilometres and 16650 metres of climbing. Serving […]