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The Riding in Cape Town Looks Tasty

There may be no better online web series in the mountain biking world than Scott Sports' "Chasing Trail," and in its latest installment, the Scott team follows Scotty Laughland as he chases retired World Cup racer Andrew Neethling through his stomping grounds of Cape Town, South Africa.

Which, first off, holy hell: Who knew the riding in Cape Town was so rowdy?

Charles Darwin once famously wrote that Cape Town "is a pretty and singular town; it lies at the foot of an enormous wall, which reaches into the clouds, and makes a most imposing barrier."

That enormous wall he was referencing is the iconic Table Mountain, and as the Scott Team shows, there's plenty more to the landmark beyond sightseeing.

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