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2019 Overall Results - Men

Cat Pos 17.
GC Pos 17.
Time 28:02.04,0
Distance 630km
Avg. Speed 22.47km/h
Climbing 16650m

2019 Stage Results - Men

Prologue 18. Cat, 18. GC
00:46.24,9 +2.43,4
Stage 1 25. Cat, 25. GC
04:43.24,9 +19.20,3
Stage 2 30. Cat, 31. GC
04:01.50,7 +24.09,4
Stage 3 23. Cat, 23. GC
04:54.02,4 +24.02,1
Stage 4 43. Cat, 47. GC
01:59.41,9 +21.00,4
Stage 5 1. Cat, 1. GC
04:19.29,5 Stage Win
Stage 6 25. Cat, 26. GC
04:24.02,0 +34.40,9
Stage 7 2. Cat, 2. GC
02:53.07,4 +0,1

Philip and Matthys have completed all of the four Absa Cape Epics they entered together.
They have achieved the following results together:

2019 Team PYGA Euro Steel (Men), Cat Pos: 17., GC Pos: 17., Time: 28:02.04,0

2017 Team PYGA Euro Steel (Men), Cat Pos: 7., GC Pos: 7., Time: 27:36.12,8

2015 Team Scott Factory Racing (Men), Cat Pos: 5., GC Pos: 5., Time: 32:07.26,0

2013 Team SCOTT Factory Racing (Men), Cat Pos: 6., GC Pos: 6., Time: 30:47.43,2

7-1 Philip Buys

South Africa South Africa

Epics Completed: 8

Nickname: Phil

Age: 31

Weight: 74kg

Height: 188cm

Heart Rate: 45bpm (rest) 45bpm (max)

 

Profession: Pro Mountain biker

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
To win it

Best Results:
4x African Continental Champion 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016
South African National XC Champion 2013
2012 London Olympics 35th
2013 ABSA Cape Epic 6th GC
2014 ABSA Cape Epic 5th GC
2014 Cape Epic with Nino Schurter and Grand finale finish moment
2014 Commonwealth Games
2015 ABSA Cape Epic 5th GC

Absa Cape Epics History:

2019 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 17. GC Pos: 17. Time: 28:02.04,0
            Stage Wins: Stg 5. (1)

7-2 Matthys Beukes

South Africa South Africa

Epics Completed: 6

Nickname: Matty

Age: 31

Weight: 73

Height: 187

Heart Rate: 38 (rest) 38 (max)

 

Profession: Professional Mountain Biker

I entered the Absa Cape Epic...
Because its time for us Saffas to dominate this race!

Best Results:
3 x Absa African Jersey winner at the Cape Epic.
2 x Absa Cape Epic stage wins.
2016 Sani2C Winner

Absa Cape Epics History:

2019 - Finisher (Men)
            Cat Pos: 17. GC Pos: 17. Time: 28:02.04,0
            Stage Wins: Stg 5. (1)