How long is the Cape to Cape MTB race?

The Cape to Cape MTB is a four-day stage race held in the south-western corner of Australia. It is a race that is on many an Australian mountain biker’s bucket list.

Where is the Cape Epic?

Western Cape, South Africa
The Absa Cape Epic, also known as the Cape Epic, is an annual mountain bike stage race held in the Western Cape, South Africa, first staged in 2004. It has been accredited as hors catégorie (beyond categorisation) by the Union Cycliste Internationale.

Is the Cape to Cape hard?

How hard is it to walk the Cape to Cape track? We have rated the walk as ‘moderate’. The Cape to Cape Track is generally well graded and relatively easy to negotiate. At Augusta and before Ellensbrook, there will be hilly terrain which is manageable.

Can you ride the Cape to Cape Track?

At 123km most people take about 7 days to complete the entire trail. For people who walk the Cape to Cape track carrying a back pack and tent, it can be a challenging but wonderful experience. There are many places where it is possible to access the trail in order to do shorter “day walks”.

How do you qualify for Cape Epic?

View the Pairs Race Rules here. To be eligible to race 2024 Absa Cape Epic you must be 18 years of age as at 2022 Stage 1 date. A number of pair entries will be allocated to the 2024 Absa Cape Epic through two ways; Wildcard Entry and Draw Allocation.

How much does it cost to do the Cape Epic?

A ZAR 100 (South African) or USD 10 (International) fee is applicable to enter the lottery, which must be paid by credit card before the application is completed. After 1 June, applicants are randomly selected to enter the race.

Are dogs allowed on the Cape to Cape Track?

Uses: The track is a walk only track and no wheeled vehicles are allowed (except on the Access for More Section (see below). Also as the Track is in a National Park, no dogs, horses or other pets are allowed.

Can anyone ride the Cape Epic?

The Absa Cape Epic is open to professional and amateur mountain bikers alike and has seen amateurs from all walks of life compete alongside decorated professional mountain bikers, including both Olympic medalists and World Champions.

Who can ride the Cape Epic?

Both riders are 40 years or older on 31 December of the year of the race….To be eligible to enter, participants must:

  • be at least 19 years old on 31 December of the year of the race,
  • complete the online registration and make full payment for the entry.

How hard is the Cape to Cape walk?

Can dogs go to Eagle Bay?

Eagle Bay is pet friendly! If you need help to decide where to stay, play, or eat with Fido, you’ve come to the right place.

What is the cost of the Cape Epic entry?

In addition to flight tickets, the entry fee for the 5 500 US dollars and a good team partner? TRAINING – Come to the Cape Epic race without a proper training? Early spring date of the race is crucial for many riders from the Northern countries who can not train a lot during the winter.