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15 03, 2022

Top Teams Riding for Education and Sport at the Absa Cape Epic

By |2022-03-15T10:53:53+02:00March 15th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Teams Riding for Education and Sport at the Absa Cape Epic

songo.info, the education and sporting charity founded by Christoph Sauser in 2008, will once again be represented by some of Specialized Factory Racing’s global superstars at the Absa Cape Epic. In 2022 the story goes beyond the elite men’s and women’s races however, as Sauser teams up with his former rival, Karl Platt, to target [...]

12 03, 2020

Hatherly and Rieder Inspire Kayamandi’s Youth

By |2020-03-12T17:46:58+02:00March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Hatherly and Rieder Inspire Kayamandi’s Youth

On Wednesday the 11th of March the Kayamandi Sports Fields and songo.info BMX track hosted the 2020 songo.info Champions’ Race. Germany’s Nadine Rieder and South African, cross-country champion, Alan Hatherly raced to commanding victories. They and their fellow competitors feats serve to inspire not only the children in the songo.info programme, but also the hundreds [...]

14 03, 2019

Gaze and Van Der Breggen Storm to songo.info Champions Race Success

By |2019-03-14T17:59:35+02:00March 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Gaze and Van Der Breggen Storm to songo.info Champions Race Success

On Wednesday the 13th of March the Kaymandi Sports Fields and songo.info BMX track hosted the 2019 songo.info Champions Race. The Stellenbosch based sporting and education charity attracted eight former and reigning World Champions, three Olympic Gold Medallists and the reigning European Champion. Accounting for three of those eleven titles between them Sam Gaze and [...]

13 03, 2019

MTB Champions Assemble for songo.info Showpiece

By |2019-03-13T08:16:19+02:00March 13th, 2019|News|Comments Off on MTB Champions Assemble for songo.info Showpiece

The traditional final race before the Absa Cape Epic, the songo.info Champions Race is set to take place in Kayamandi on Wednesday the 13th of March. This year’s event will once again boast an all-star international field and entry is free to spectators wishing to watch the action unfold live. The racing gets underway with [...]

26 03, 2018

Investec-songo-Specialized Ride to Absa Cape Epic Glory

By |2018-03-28T09:49:02+02:00March 26th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Investec-songo-Specialized Ride to Absa Cape Epic Glory

The Investec-songo-Specialized teams of Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney; and Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts rode to Absa Cape Epic glory on Sunday the 25th of March as they crossed the finish line at Val de Vie Estate. In doing so the team became the first to win the UCI men’s and women’s categories in [...]

26 03, 2018

songo.info to Auction Kulhavý & Langvad’s Epic winning Epics

By |2018-03-26T10:31:17+02:00March 26th, 2018|News|Comments Off on songo.info to Auction Kulhavý & Langvad’s Epic winning Epics

Specialized Bicycles have been supporting songo.info since the charity’s inception ten years ago. Since 2012 Specialized have produced two exceptionally distinctive bikes for the riders representing songo.info at the Absa Cape Epic. Upon the completion of the race the bikes are donated to the charity and auctioned off to raise funds for the education and [...]

24 03, 2018

Investec-songo-Specialized ease the pressure ahead of the Grand Finale

By |2018-03-26T11:10:35+02:00March 24th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Investec-songo-Specialized ease the pressure ahead of the Grand Finale

Victories by Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts, in the UCI men’s category, and in the UCI women’s category, for Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney, further eased the pressure on the Investec-songo-Specialized squads ahead of the final stage of the 2018 Absa Cape Epic. On the penultimate stage of the race on the 24th of March, [...]

23 03, 2018

Investec-songo-Specialized Reign Supreme against the Clock

By |2018-03-24T16:31:41+02:00March 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Investec-songo-Specialized Reign Supreme against the Clock

Both the elite men’s and women’s Investec-songo-Specialized teams of Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney, and Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts secured stage wins on Stage 5 of the Absa Cape Epic. The 39 kilometre long time trial, which took place on the trails around Wellington on the 23rd of March, saw the men win their [...]

22 03, 2018

Birthday’s, Punctures & Counter Punches for songo.info at the Cape Epic

By |2018-03-23T07:38:34+02:00March 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Birthday’s, Punctures & Counter Punches for songo.info at the Cape Epic

Investec-songo-Specialized’s Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts punctured in the rocky Slanghoek Valley, but just when it looked like their general classification lead may be evaporating the pair counter punched – adding to their overnight lead by reeling in and overtaking Cannondale Factory Racing. In the women’s race Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney further extended their [...]

21 03, 2018

songo.info Men Move Into Yellow & Women Firm Their Grip On Orange At The Cape Epic

By |2018-03-22T16:41:27+02:00March 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on songo.info Men Move Into Yellow & Women Firm Their Grip On Orange At The Cape Epic

The Investec-songo-Specialized men pulled on the yellow leaders’ jerseys after Stage 3 of the 2018 Absa Cape Epic on Wednesday; while the women extended their general classification lead. Jaroslav Kulhavý, Howard Grotts, Annika Langvad and Kate Courtney all capitalised on a stage, from Arabella Wines to Worcester on the 21st of March, seemingly tailor made [...]

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