2014 Absa Cape Epic - Stage 2

Tuesday, March 25, 2014





Our results at this event
Rider Overall Category Position Time
Brian, Wayne 141 Masters Male Pairs 31 5:33:13

Cape Epic Stage 2

101km 1600m climbing

SXC Racing finishing time 5:53:13

What was supposed to be a more gentler stage (well in Epic standards) was changed to one of the most difficult epic stages with over 50mm of rain over night, and constant rain throughout most of the morning.

Farm roads on the flat plains were turned into mud baths filled with thick clay mud. Think the first Capital Punishment with more climbing. River crossing were deep, and it turned into a day of survival.

Bikes awaiting the care of a mechanic