The current edition of this event is on 23 to 26 August 2018.
Race The Redback is a 4 day, 6 stage mountain bike stage race around Alice Springs from Thursday, 17 August to Sunday, 20 August 2017 where you can race all 6 stages OR pick and choose the stages you want to do!
Alice Springs is surrounded by kilometre after kilometre of hand built single track made for mountain bikes by mountain bikers, and this award winning event allows you race the trails with an awesome four day event designed for everyone.
The single track around Alice Springs really has to be ridden to be believed and if you have not been to Alice Springs before you'll be blown away by the quantity and quality of riding, along with the jaw dropping Red Centre landscape.
Rapid Ascent have designed a race that allows you to ride as much single track as possible whilst keeping the race logistics super simple - stay in the one location all week, no car or support crew needed and they will even pick you up at the airport!
Stage 1 - Central Communications 40km Cross Country Race - Thursday (AM)
Stage 2 - Rapid Ascent 300m ANZAC Hill Climb - Thursday (PM)
Stage 3 - 22km Individual Time Trial - Friday (AM)
Stage 4 - 22km Night Race - Friday (PM)
Stage 5 - Lasseters Hotel 50km Cross Country Race - Saturday (AM)
Stage 6 - Chifley Alice Springs Resort 45km Cross Country Race - Sunday (AM)