Video: How To Prepare For The Worlds Most Gruelling Mountain Bike Race

An eight-day, 350-mile mountain bike stage race with over 50,000 feet of climbing is no regular day in the office, but working at Specialized is no regular job. Two members of the Specialized Performance Mountain Bike Team, Eric Schuda and Sam Benedict, will take on the untamed ABSA Cape Epic this March aboard their Epic cross-country machines. As Sam and Eric put their bodies, bikes, and equipment to the ultimate test of durability and efficiency on the sport’s most unrelenting terrain, you can follow their adventures through each stage along the way.