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Croeser, Walker stay in the red

Youngsters Rourke Croeser and Travis Walker (USN) continued their fine form from Sunday’s prologue to retain the red Absa African special jersey after Monday’s Stage 1. But it was not easy: “I have been riding for some 11 years and this is by far the hardest day ever on the bike for me,” said Croeser. “On the start line we ...

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A Glimpse Into The Future

Absa Cape Epic fans will get a glimpse of the future when two of South Africa’s rising stars take on the rugged eight-day stage race in 2015.  Rourke Croeser and Travis Walker are both 23-years-old – an age when mountain bikers tend to be better at the shorter disciplines.  They have though shown good form recently in longer races and ...

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