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Watch the Racing

World Champions, Olympic medallists and courageous amateurs will finish the 2018 Absa Cape Epic in triumph and celebration at the Grand Finale at Val de Vie Estate on March 25. You can watch them from the comfort of the shaded grandstands at the finish line, the big screen In the race village or at Vantage Points on the route.

Winners are expected at 11:00 so allow yourself some time to arrive and pick the perfect viewing spot. 


Club-V and Pump Track

Kids of all ages can have tons of fun in the Virgin Active's kids-only offering, Club-V which is designed to inspire, educate and make it fun for kids to get active.

Supporters can safely leave their children between the ages of 3 and 13 in the hands of the capable Club-V teamChildren will have loads of activities to choose from, including Swing Ball, Soccer, Cricket, Active Play, Skills and Drills, Free Play a Mini Obstacle Courses and more.

Many of the little ones will be inspired to emulate their heroes. We have just the forum for them to do so: there will be a kids’ bike fun race and a pump track to expend some energy.



Food and Refreshments

Relax and enjoy a drink in the shaded Castle Lite Chill Zone while watching the action live on television or the big screen.

There will also be a range of food trucks in the Grand Finale race village at Val de Vie so all tastes will be accommodated: grab a bite before you settle down to enjoy the drama of the finishing line.



Be entertained by the Professors cover band in the Chill Zone to celebrate the closing of the 2017 event.

Jo Popp from the City Bowl and Gavin Gold from Kommetjie make up this rocking cover duo.

While Gavin rips the guitar solos and contributes soulful vocals and harmonies, Jo does the main vocals and loves interacting with the audience. In between live sets the dynamic duo DJ ensuring you don't miss out on any of your favourites. 

Like them on Facebook here.



2016 saw the introduction of the brand new Epic Lounge hospitality experience at the Grand Finale. We're happy to confirm that this premium space created to experience the heart and soul of the Absa Cape Epic, will return again in 2017

Come and enjoy the festivities in the Epic Lounge on the 26th of March as eight days of sheer grit are celebrated with this amazing untamed journey coming to a close for the 2017 participants.

Package includes
Date: Sunday, 26 March 2017
Time: 09:00 - 15:00
Cost: R 1800.00 per adult and R 350.00 for children under 10 years



Epic Flights

Experience the 2017 Absa Cape Epic from an exclusive "bird's eye view” in a helicopter tour

Following the riders this way, allows you to see large portions of the route and what the riders are experiencing, which would not be possible unless you are riding the the Epic yourself. 
Watch from above as they conquer the daily trials and tribulations on the technical route.

Flights available daily
10 Minute Flights - R1000.00 per person
20 Minute Flights - R2000.00 per person