The Epic Series is a portfolio of the world’s most exhilarating and rewarding, premium mountain bike stage races. Each race is a chapter in a journey that culminates in the ultimate proving ground of man and machine: Africa, and the Absa Cape Epic. Teams of 2 take on the famed trails across the races in the Epic Series, set against iconic backdrops, ready for the brave in you.

Squirt Cycling Products have been part of the cycling industry in South Africa and worldwide for over 18 years and is proud to continue its partnership with the Epic Series Global Mountain Bike Events in 2023, including the renowned Absa Cape Epic that takes place in March this year.

We are happy to extend our global partnership with Squirt Cycling Products for a further two years,” says Kati Csak, Director Epic Series, “Squirt’s high-quality products are tried and tested in the harshest conditions during the Epic Series races and they’ve always stood up to the challenges at hand.”

Squirt Cycling’s product range includes the acclaimed wax-based Chain Lube, biodegradable Bike Cleaner, Squirt Seal Tire Sealant, and Barrier Balm. All their products are manufactured with the environment in mind, ensuring that excellent performance of their consumables is not achieved at a negative cost to the earth.

“Squirt Cycling Products is excited to once again be the Official Bicycle Care Product supplier to the 2023 Absa Cape Epic and the entire Epic Series,” explained Danie Van Wyk, Director Squirt Cycling Products. “We will be providing premium quality biodegradable products in line with our, and the Epic Series’ ethos of sustainability and care for the communities and environment we play in.

As the Official Bicycle Care Product supplier to the entire Epic Series, Squirt Cycling Products will offer complimentary bike washes after each stage, pre- and mid-stage chain lube stations to keep drivetrains running smooth, and Barrier Balm samples for all teams.

Teams that raced the 2022 Absa Cape Epic, which featured extremely long days in the saddle with challenging weather conditions, reaped the full benefits of Squirt Cycling Products’ presence at the race. A whopping 4 562 litres of Squirt Biodegradable BikeCleaner was used to keep machines clean, and 1032 bottles of Squirt Chain Lube was applied at water points alone.

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