Cape Epic 2021 entries open soon
After the last minute cancellation of the 2020 Cape Epic, the world has had a succession of huge changes. The Olympics have been postponed, millions have lost jobs, hundreds of thousands of lives have been lost, and economies have dived into recession.
However, there have been positives. They may not outweigh the negatives, but there has been a reduction in pollution thanks to a massive drop in air travel. Exercise and spending time outdoors has become more of a priority in some areas and countries where lockdowns haven’t been as strict. And some mountain bikers have even used the time to focus on their training, including skills and working on strength imbalances.
While the calendar continues to evolve, it will likely remain highly fluid until when (or if) there is a vaccine for COVID-19 and it has global distribution and uptake. That will play a big role for international travel, and the bucket list mountain bike races we all love.
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