Karl Platt and Stefan Sahm, last year's winners of the Cape Epic in South Africa, repeated the feat on Sunday.
James Williamson died Tuesday morning before stage three after his riding partner Shaun Lewis could not rouse him.
Many of the world's best cross-country mountain bike racers will take on the 450 miles of the eight-day Absa Cape Epic.
South African Greg Minnaar was mobbed by spectators after winning the downhill race Sunday at the UCI World Cup downhill event in
Olympic champion Julien Absalon of France had to settle for second place behind Spaniard Jose Hermida in the UCI World Cup cross-country
The 2009 UCI mountain bike World Cup kicks off this weekend in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. The race marks the first time in the series'
Rebecca Rusch's partner in South Africa, Matthew Weatherley-White, says some riders find the event a little too epic
Editor's Note: Rebecca Rusch competed in South Africa's Absa Cape Epic stage race on on a Mixed team with fellow American Matthew
The Bulls Team of Karl Platt and Stefan Sahm walked away with the overall win at eight-day 2009 Absa Cape Epic presented by adidas, which
The 73km third stage of the Absa Cape Epic presented by adidas took riders from Villiersdorp to Greyton, with 1,976 meters of
The South African/Swiss team of Burry Stander and Christoph Sauser (Songo.info) have won the first two stages and the prologue of this