Tag: Jaroslav Kulhavy

T-10 Days: An Absa Cape Epic Form Check

Specialized Shuffle Their Decks Howard Grotts was down to start the 2019 race with three-time Absa Cape Epic winner Jaroslav Kulhavý, for Investec-Songo-Specialized. Along with Cannondale Factory Racing and SCOTT-SRAM, the partnership of Grotts and Kulhavý was among a trifecta of big favourites for the UCI Men’s category. Grotts’ withdrawal […]

2019 Cape Epic Preview

Words by: Frans Le Roux It’s that time of year as the most anticipated mountain bike event in the world rolls around the majestic Western Cape mountains again. The 2019 ABSA Cape Epic promises to be a battle of the giants!. 2019 ROUTE: 624KM/16 650M When the 2019 ABSA Cape […]

Geismayr, Rohrbach Victorious on Queen Stage

Despite winning the Queen Stage on Thursday 21 March, Centurion Vaude’s Daniel Geismayr and Nicola Rohrbach still find themselves in fourth place on the general classification – five minutes behind Canyon Topeak. After a solitary night in Worcester, the race transitioned to Wellington via a testing 113km/1800m course dubbed the […]

Are you ready for an Epic World Cup?

A tough course underscored by dry and loose conditions has the world’s best cross-country riders revved up and ready to ride their hearts out on Saturday, 10 March. Stellenbosch, South Africa. The excitement is building as the world’s best cross-country riders gravitate towards Stellenbosch for the Epic World Cup on […]