[WATCH] Cyclists blown away as Cape's famous South Easter wins the race

Cape Town Cycle Tour saw participants clinging to their bicycles as the Foreshore howled in true South Easter fashion on Sunday.

Race organisers say cancelling the event for the first time in 40 years was tough. A press conference was held to explain the decision.

Catch the race commentators and cyclists reaction to the race being cancelled on Sunday.

Watch the videos of cyclists fighting the wind below:

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