Absa Cape Epic - the MTB Race

In 2017 the Absa Cape Epic will be the 14th edition of the race. It's one of the or maybe the most demanding MTB race in the world > 8 days of adventure through the Western Cape region in South Africa. The riders have to complete 691km. All riders compete in teams of two - so team work is a big topic throughout the 8 days. Supporting each other is key to get to the finish line.

Start - March 19th 2017

Prolog start time for Team Bike4Africa:

8:46:15am (GTM +2)

7:46:15am (German / Swiss time)

The Route - 691km with 15'400m of climbing