In the fairness of voting, the photographers will remain anonymous until the voting period has closed.



Photo 1:


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First time Cape Epic partners Mariske Strauss and Annie Last racing along the gravel roads outside Franschhoek enroute to Val de Vie to go on and take 2nd position overall in the UCI women's category.

Photo 2:


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The last day of dust for the 2017 Cape Epic.

Photo 3:


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Tar road is what we want to see the least at the Cape Epic. But the view to the other side of the mountain pass and the leading group chasing Nino Schurter in road racing style made me shoot this image.

Photo 4:


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While the last stage is all about the winning teams, I look for the emotion that comes after it’s all over. Here Mariske Strauss reflects on the last 8 days.

Photo 5:


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Winner winner chicken dinner. Swiss and Swedish flags celebrating the win of Esther Suss and Jennie Stenerhag.

Photo 6:


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Sabine and Robyn snuck in behind a whole lot of other cyclists and pipped Annie and Mariske for the final stage win. They deserved it after their bad run of mechanicals and crashes!





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