Stellenbosch, South Africa. Just four days prior to the start of Absa Cape Epic Mountain bike stage race in South Africa's Cape region, Olympic Champions Jenny Rissveds and Nino Schurter along with the rest of team SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing kicked-off their 2017 season at a three-day media camp in nearby "Bike Mecca" Stellenbosch. Revealing both their short-term plans for the World's toughest stage race and their long-term vision for the next four years, the team agave an inside look to invited international cycling press.
The team has new riders and sponsors. Swiss Matthias Stirnemann, UCI World ranking no. 5, will not only be a strong addition to the World Cup races but also ride aside Nino Schurter at this year's Cape Epic, one of the team's highlights of the 2017 season.
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