What is a portable charger?

The Amped Alloy is a power bank, which is a battery with 6000mah on board with the power to recharge smartphones, GoPro’s, Garmin,  and another tracking devices. The charge port is a standard USB plug – used by all devices.

Where do I register and collect my charger?

Purchase here online before Friday 9th March and pay R500 via one of the payment options. Your Absa Cape Epic branded Alloy will be labelled and personalised, allocated to a charge slot in the Amped Powerhouse and made ready for you to collect at Registration, Prologue or Stage 1 at Roberstson. At the Grand Finale finish, you will be able to return the device to the powerhouse and get R500 back. You can keep the device as a race memento at no extra cost.

How will I know which is my charger?

You will register with your surname name, first name, country and a password. We will label your charger, allocate it to a power slot in the powerhouse and ensure the safety of your charger during the event.

We will recharge at every stage of the race

At every race village, the Amped Team will be there to recharge your charger. The time taken to recharge an Amped Alloy is 4hrs. Hand your charger in before each stage and collect it post ride, fully charged. You will be able to charge all your devices conveniently in the race village and/or securely in your tent at night.

International Payment linked to your credit card

International Payments
(scan and pay with your linked credit card)

Pay rich@amped.co.za using PayPal linked to your card

International Payments
R500 / $45
(link to your dashboard)

Pre-Orders are closed.

Absa Cape Epic branded Amped chargers will be available at registration and for the duration of the event.