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2019 will be the first Absa Cape Epic Mark and Gerhard ride together.
They have achieved the following results together:

2019 Team Boer & Britt (Men), Riding

Mark Smith

England England

Epics Completed: 1

Nickname: Mark

Age: 44

 

Profession: Mining Analyst

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
I love South Africa and Mtb'ing and the EPIC has a powerful self destructive quality that tests your physical and mental strength at every stage. The race has such an emotional draw you just have to come back for more!

Best Results:
Cape EPIC 2017
TransCape 2018
TransPortugal 2018

Absa Cape Epics History:

2017 - Finisher (Masters)
            Cat Pos: 86. GC Pos: 262. Time: 41:22.11,2

Gerhard Van Niekerk

South Africa South Africa

Epics Completed: 1

Nickname: Big G

Age: 31

 

Profession: Sales and Marketing Manager in International Class

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
At First it was a bucket list event. But now i just love the suffering and the vibe.

Best Results:
Completing my first Cape epic in 2016

Absa Cape Epics History:

2016 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 110. GC Pos: 202. Time: 42:02.14,2