Cape to Cape MTB is proudly supported by the State Government through Tourism WA’s Regional Events Program which is funded by Royalties for Regions. The Regional Events Program supports major events in regional WA which deliver significant benefits to communities, generate strong community engagement and participation, encourage high levels of intrastate visitation and attract national media attention.
GIANT has become a household name in Australia since its inception four decades ago. As the world’s leading brand of quality bicycles and gear, with more than 12,000 retail partners worldwide, they aim to inspire adventure in all riders from casual to competitive. Check out GIANT’s new range of 2015 27.5″ wheeled mountain bikes, and keep an eye out for them underneath the riders from Giant Australia and Giant WA Racing at the pointy end of the 2015 Cape to Cape MTB field!
Shimano Cycling Australia works closely with a dedicated team of cycling enthusiasts to promote the enjoyment of nature through cycling. This makes Shimano Cycling the ideal partner for Cape to Cape MTB, as our riders navigate some of the most beautiful natural terrains in Australia.
The City of Busselton, located in the renowned Cape to Cape sub-region of WA’s South West is an important sponsor of the event as the race takes place in their region. This is a local government authority dedicated to meeting the challenges presented by being such a fast growing area and offering a diverse range of services and facilities to the community. The City of Busselton is the events capital of Regional Western Australia.
The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River is located in the easily accessible South West corner of WA. A population of 13,000 live in this beautiful natural environment, which offers diverse opportunities in housing, employment, education and leisure pursuits.
Winning numerous national and international awards, Colonial Brewery has earned its reputation as Australia’s freshest beer. The craft brewery uses all natural ingredients to develop a distinct South West taste. Colonial will be hosting Cape to Cape’s Saturday evening social function, with fantastic food, drink and entertainment.
Xanadu was established by John Lagan, an Irishman who arrived in Margaret River in 1968 and was inspired by the pioneering spirit of the region. Today’s winemaker Glenn Goodall and his team continue this philosophy and create wines with real personality, allowing the fruit to shine through. At the property, their state-of-the-art winery, award-winning restaurant and cellar door also offer a unique and wonderful experience for visitors to the region. Xanadu will once again be putting on one of Cape to Cape’s exciting Friday evening social function, a night of fantastic Xanadu wines and local produce.
The Common is a cool and casual bar and bistro that specialises in local craft beer, offers wine on tap and good honest food using locally-sourced produce. Close to the beach and situated within Margarets Beach Resort, it’s the perfect place to get together or have an event. When you register for the race, check it out – we love the deck and ocean views. Imagine how it could fit with your race plan, perhaps a sunset bevvie on the deck after a hard day, unwinding with fellow riders over a game of pool or carbo loading to refuel for the next day. Make The Common part of your race routine.
Aqualyte is a low sugar, HYPOTONIC fluid and electrolyte replacement. It is rapidly absorbed to prevent the undesirable effects of dehydration on health and performance. Aqyalyte will be manning our half-way point Hydration Station. Don’t forget to try one of their low sugar, HYPOTONIC fluid and electrolyte replacements to keep you on your way!