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The world’s top ladies mountain bikers are overjoyed with the Absa Cape Epic’s announcement of the matched Ladies prize purse to the Men’s prize purse in 2014. An increase to R690 000 for the Ladies purse now takes the race’s total prize purse for all categories to R1 564 000.
The Absa Cape Epic are excited to announce Sasol as the Official Fuel Supplier for the 2014 Absa Cape Epic.
The Absa Cape Epic, the Untamed African Mountain Bike Race, will match the Ladies prize purse to the Men’s prize purse in 2014. The Absa Cape Epic is already the largest total prize purse in the world for mountain biking and the increase to R690 000 for the Ladies purse now takes the race’s total prize purse for all categories to R1 564 000 million.
EVOC Sports International has joined the Absa Cape Epic sponsor family as the official Bike Travel Gear, Luggage and Hydration Pack sponsor. EVOC is excited to bring exclusive product deals to the 2014 Absa Cape Epic riders to make the transportation of their bikes easier and safer than before.
Every year the Absa Cape Epic provides our charity partners with entries to the race. This not only gives Riders an additional opportunity to secure that elusive entry but also to support a worthy cause whilst doing so.
The Absa Cape Epic is on the official shortlist for the Discovery Sport Industry Awards 2014, which reward the greatest achievements across the entire business of sport, including the most outstanding and innovative work in marketing, PR, advertising, community investment and sponsorship.
The dramatic new route of the eleventh edition of the Absa Cape Epic, which takes place from 23 to 30 March next year (2014), will again offer participants from around the world an awesome trail that showcases the best that the Western Cape has to offer.
The Columbia Sportswear Company and the Absa Cape Epic are proud to announce Columbia as Official Outdoor Lifestyle Apparel Sponsor. For at least the next five years, riders and supporters can look forward to premium event apparel and the perfect partner for all their outdoor lifestyle apparel needs.
Would you like to win tickets to the Absa Cape Epic Route Launch Gala Dinner in Johannesburg on 30 October?
Tickets to the 2014 Absa Cape Epic Route Launch Gala Dinner are now available to riders, cycling enthusiasts and the general public who are interested to attend this much anticipated event.
Absa announced their exciting new team of 10 riders for the 2014 edition of Absa Cape Epic at the Diepsloot MTB Academy.
The Absa Cape Epic is excited to announce the new structure for charities that are involved with the Untamed African MTB Race.
2013 Exxaro Jersey winners Sebona and Maseko return from TransAlp tour after a promising last stage of racing
ASSOS announced as new cycling apparel sponsor of the Absa Cape Epic.
We chat to 2014 riders of all levels about their preparations for the Untamed African MTB race.