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2017 Overall Results - Women

Cat Pos 3.
GC Pos 44.
Time 32:26.46,0
Distance 651km
Avg. Speed 20.06km/h
Climbing 14550m

2017 Stage Results - Women

Prologue 1. Cat, 36. GC
1:15.26,6 Stage Win
Stage 1 2. Cat, 42. GC
5:19.36,0 +9.31,8
Stage 2 2. Cat, 47. GC
3:05.57,6 +5,9
Stage 3 1. Cat, 40. GC
3:41.20,6 Stage Win
Stage 4 3. Cat, 57. GC
5:09.40,5 +3.42,3
Stage 5 1. Cat, 34. GC
4:28.51,0 Stage Win
Stage 6 7. Cat, 94. GC
5:51.26,7 +35.08,3
Stage 7 1. Cat, 54. GC
3:34.27,0 Stage Win

Sabine and Robyn have completed the Absa Cape Epic they entered together.
They have achieved the following results together:

2017 Team Ascendis Health (Women), Cat Pos: 3., GC Pos: 44., Time: 32:26.46,0

51-1 Sabine Spitz

Germany Germany

Epics Completed: 2

Nickname: Bine

Age: 45

Weight: 61 Kg

Height: 167cm

Heart Rate: 48 (rest) 48 (max)

 

Profession: Mountainbike Rider

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
Great Event, great experience

Best Results:
- Olympic Gold 2008
- Olympic Silver 2012
- Olympic Bronze 2004
- World Champion MTB Cross-Country 2003
- World Champion MTB Marathon 2009
- European Champion MTB Cross-Country 2007, 2008
- European Champion MTB Marathon 2007, 2015

Absa Cape Epics History:

2017 - Finisher (Women)
            Cat Pos: 3. GC Pos: 44. Time: 32:26.46,0
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 3. Stg 5. Stg 7. (4)

2016 - Finisher (Women)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 46. Time: 33:45.44,5
            Stage Wins: Stg 5. Stg 6. Stg 7. (3)

51-2 Robyn De Groot

South Africa South Africa

Epics Completed: 3

Age: 34

Weight: 57kg

Height: 1.63m

Heart Rate: 38bpm (rest) 38bpm (max)

 

Profession: MTB'er for Team Ascendis health - Qualified Bio

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
Its an incredible event, something that tests our limits, tests partnerships, adds adventure... and in the end its the most prestigious MTB stage race in the world. To be able to compete at an event of this caliber in my own country is really something special.

Best Results:
Winning & defending the SA National XCM title for 4 consecutive years
Placing 6th at the XCM World Championships in 2014
Stage wins at the ABSA Cape EPIC in 2016

Absa Cape Epics History:

2017 - Finisher (Women)
            Cat Pos: 3. GC Pos: 44. Time: 32:26.46,0
            Stage Wins: Prlg. Stg 3. Stg 5. Stg 7. (4)

2016 - Individual Finisher (Women) Time: 34:27.42,5

2015 - Finisher (Women)
            Cat Pos: 2. GC Pos: 55. Time: 38:25.38,1
            Stage Wins: Stg 2. (1)