40 Incredible Shots From The 2019 Absa Cape Epic

The 16th edition of the Absa Cape Epic took local and international mountain bikers on a demanding eight-day adventure through the Western Cape. Riders battled through roughly 700 untamed kilometres of unspoilt scenery and 15 000m of accumulated climbing. Here are our favourite shots from the race.


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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Nick Muzik/Cape Epic
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Photo by Xavier Briel/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Xavier Briel/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Nick Muzik/Cape Epic
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Photo by Xavier Briel/Cape Epic
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Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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The last fiinishers father & son – Gustav & Retief Joyce at the finish of the final stage. Photo by Dwayne Senior/Cape Epic
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Photo by Nick Muzik/Cape Epic
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Photo by Nick Muzik/Cape Epic
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Photo by Nick Muzik/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Justin Coomber/Cape Epic
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Photo by Shaun Roy/Cape Epic
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Photo by Shaun Roy/Cape Epic
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Ariane Lüthi of Kross-Spur Racing. Photo by Shaun Roy/Cape Epic
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Manuel FUMIC (DEU) and Henrique AVANCINI (BRA) of team Cannondale Factory Racing. Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Greg Beadle/Cape Epic
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Photo by Sam Clark/Cape Epic
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Photo by Sam Clark/Cape Epic
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Anna van der Breggen. Photo by Sam Clark/Cape Epic
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Nino Schurter and Lars Forster during the final stage. Photo by Sam Clark/Cape Epic
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Annika Langvad and Anna van der Breggen during the final stage. Photo by Sam Clark/Cape Epic

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