Liberty rolls with Cape Winelands mountain bike race

March 25, 2015

Long-time cycling supporter Liberty has thrown its weight behind the Cape Winelands MTB Encounter, a three-stage, five-star mountain bike race that starts in Stellenbosch on April 17. The inaugural 175km race, which is presented by ASG and MTB Adventures, will see an exclusive field of just 100 two-person teams enjoying some of the country’s best mountain biking terrain around Franschhoek, Paarl and Wellington. According to organiser Wynand de Villiers of…


ABSA Cape Epic: Evans Seeks the Perfect 10 with Knox

March 13, 2015

The 2015 ABSA Cape Epic will be the 11th one that Kevin Evans starts. He’s hoping it’s going to be the 10th one he finishes. He’s also hoping he finishes it with a few podium visits and a smile because it could be his final edition as a professional racer. In terms of South Africans, only the late Burry Stander has achieved more success than Evans at the world’s most…


USN Backs Young South African Stars for Cape Epic

March 11, 2015

USN BACKS YOUNG SOUTH AFRICAN STARS FOR CAPE EPIC South African Elite Cross-country mountain bike champion, Rourke Croeser, and his teammate, Travis Walker, have been given a boost ahead of the 2015 ABSA Cape Epic with the announcement that leading sports supplement brand, USN, will be backing their quest to be the top African team. The Cape Epic starts in Cape Town on Sunday 15 March and finishes on Sunday…