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2012 Overall Results - Men

Cat Pos 1.
GC Pos 1.
Time 31:46.50,5
Distance 779km
Avg. Speed 24.51km/h
Climbing 16300m

2012 Stage Results - Men

Prologue 1. Cat, 1. GC
1:11.52,1 Stage Win
Stage 1 1. Cat, 1. GC
4:33.22,6 Stage Win
Stage 2 3. Cat, 3. GC
4:21.15,0 +1,6
Stage 3 1. Cat, 1. GC
5:31.04,0 Stage Win
Stage 4 1. Cat, 1. GC
4:42.29,7 Stage Win
Stage 5 1. Cat, 1. GC
5:06.45,3 Stage Win
Stage 6 2. Cat, 2. GC
3:44.50,3 +6.44,5
Stage 7 1. Cat, 1. GC
2:35.11,5 Stage Win

Christoph and Burry have completed four of the five Absa Cape Epics they entered together.
They have achieved the following results together:

2012 Team 36ONE-SONGO-SPECIALIZED (Men), Cat Pos: 1., GC Pos: 1., Time: 31:46.50,5

2011 Team 36ONE-SONGO-SPECIALIZED (Men), Cat Pos: 1., GC Pos: 1., Time: 28:44.44,0

2010 Team Songo-Specialized by DCM (Men), Cat Pos: 2., GC Pos: 2., Time: 29:57.49,7

2009 Team songo.info (Men), Cat Pos: 6., GC Pos: 6., Time: 29:08.40,5

2008 Team songo.info (Men), Did not finish race

1-1 Christoph Sauser

Switzerland Switzerland

Epics Completed: 12

Nickname: Susi, Schmoose

Age: 41

Weight: 70kg

Height: 1.81m

Heart Rate: 35bpm (rest) 35bpm (max)

 

Profession: Bike Pro

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
Its the Tour de France for us mountain bikers. By far the best and most professional race of the year!

Best Results:
2007, 2011, 2013 XCM World Champion
2008 XCO World Champion
2 x World Cup Overall Winner
14 x World Cup Wins
Bronze Medallist 2000 Summer Olympic Games

Absa Cape Epics History:

2017 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 2. Time: 26:43.13,9
            Stage Wins: Stg 2. Stg 3. (2)

2016 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 33. GC Pos: 39. Time: 33:28.41,5

2015 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 31:00.57,7
            Stage Wins: Stg 1. Stg 2. Stg 3. Stg 5. Stg 6. (5)

2014 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 2. Time: 30:42.22,4
            Stage Wins: Stg 3. (1)

2013 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 29:40.44,9
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 4. Stg 5. Stg 6. (4)

2012 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 31:46.50,5
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 3. Stg 4. Stg 5. Stg 7. (6)

2011 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 28:44.44,0
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 2. Stg 4. Stg 5. (5)

2010 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 2. Time: 29:57.49,7
            Stage Wins: Stg 2. Stg 3. Stg 4. (3)

2009 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 6. GC Pos: 6. Time: 29:08.40,5
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 2. Stg 3. Stg 5. (5)

2008 - Did not finish (Men)

2007 - Individual Finisher (Men) Time: 35:55.56,7

2006 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1 GC Pos: 1 Time: 34:41:41.0

2005 - Finisher

1-2 Burry Stander

South Africa South Africa

Epics Completed: 4

Age: 30

Weight: 64kg

Height: 1.74m

Heart Rate: 36bpm (rest) 36bpm (max)

 

Best Results:
2010 3rd at XCO World Championships
2010 3rd at XCM World Championships
2009 U/23 XCO World Champion
2009 XCO World Cup win

Absa Cape Epics History:

2012 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 31:46.50,5
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 3. Stg 4. Stg 5. Stg 7. (6)

2011 - Winner (Men)
            Cat Pos: 1. GC Pos: 1. Time: 28:44.44,0
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 2. Stg 4. Stg 5. (5)

2010 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 2. Time: 29:57.49,7
            Stage Wins: Stg 2. Stg 3. Stg 4. (3)

2009 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 6. GC Pos: 6. Time: 29:08.40,5
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 1. Stg 2. Stg 3. Stg 5. (5)

2008 - Did not finish (Men)