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Sir Lowry’s pass to beef up security

Malcolm Fox recorded being mugged at gunpoint on Sir Lowry’s Pass with his GoPro camera.

Malcolm Fox was robbed at gunpoint on Sir Lowry's Pass near Somerset West. Picture:YouTube.

CAPE TOWN - The Pedal Power Association says plans are underway to beef up security on Sir Lowry's Pass where a Cape Town mountain biker was recently robbed at gunpoint.

Malcolm Fox's entire ordeal was caught on his GoPro camera which was strapped to his helmet.

The footage was posted on YouTube and has received over 1.6 million views.

The video shows Fox being confronted by three men, one of whom was armed with a gun. The men held him up and made off with his bike and other personal belongings.

All three suspects have since been arrested.

The association's Karen Pohl says discussions are currently in progress.

"[The relevant people] are discussing ways in which safety and security can be increased."

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