How it works

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Make your picks

Select the winning team per category for every stage and overall.

Earn points

If your picks perform well you'll score points which could put you in line to win prizes.

The Basics

The Absa Cape Epic Fantasy League is all about putting your race insight, commitment, and luck to the test. You'll need to correctly predict daily and overall results per category. If your picks are on point you'll score

  • Submit your overall picks
    Pick your overall winning teams for each of the eight categories.
    Closing date: 6am SAST on Sunday, 18 March 2018.
  • Submit your daily picks
    Pick your stage winning teams for each of the eight categories, every day of the race.
    Closing date: 6am SAST on the morning of each stage.

Points Allocation

Points are awarded to teams based on their performances in various categories each day and at the end of the event.

Men's Jersey
Men's category
The yellow zebra jersey is worn by the overall leading team in the Men’s category.
Women's Jersey
Women's category
The orange jersey is worn by the leading team in the Women’s category.
Dimension Data Masters Jersey
Dimension Data Masters category
The blue jersey is worn by the leading Masters team in which both team members are 40 years or older on 31 December of the year in which the race takes place.
Grand Masters Jersey
Grand Masters category
The distinctive purple jersey is worn by the leading Grand Masters team in which both team members are 50 years or older on 31 December of the year in which the race takes place.
Virgin Active Mixed Jersey
Virgin Active mixed category
The male/female combination adds a different dynamic to racing the Absa Cape Epic, and the race for the dark green Virgin Active Mixed category jerseys has proved to be strongly contested.
Exxaro Jersey
Exxaro jersey
Exxaro Special Jersey is awarded to the highest-placed historically disadvantaged South African team with both riders under the age of 26.
African Jersey
Absa African Men's and Women's jersey
The Absa African Special Jersey is awarded to the highest-placed all-African men's and women's teams.

Daily Points

Points are allocated daily based on the team finishing positions on each day across the categories. Note: Points are allocated based on the position across the line on each day.

Position Men's Jersey Women's Jersey Masters Jersey Grand Masters Jersey Mixed Jersey Exxaro Jersey African Jersey
1 50 50 20 20 20 20 20
2 40 40 15 15 15 15 15
3 30 30 10 10 10 10 10
4 20 20
5 10 10

Overall Points

Points are allocated at the end of the Absa Cape Epic based on the final team positions in each category.

Position Men's Jersey Women's Jersey Masters Jersey Grand Masters Jersey Mixed Jersey Exxaro Jersey African Jersey
1 100 100 40 40 40 40 40
2 80 80 30 30 30 30 30
3 60 60 20 20 20 20 20
4 40 40
5 20 20

The Points Spread

Take a look at how the points are distributed across the categories to see where you can score points.

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