The Absa Cape Epic
The Absa Cape Epic takes place every year in the month of March. The race is held over 8 days and includes a time-trial prologue. The route changes every year, and leads aspiring amateur and professional mountain bikers from around the world through approximately 800 kilometres of the unspoilt nature of the Western Cape including approximately 15 000m of climbing over some of the most magnificent passes in South Africa.
Stage 1 of the 2017 Absa Cape Epic which kicks off at the Hoërskool Hermanus High School on Monday next week