Welcome to Rapid Ascent Adventure Event Management
Australia’s leading adventure event management company
through some of our most breath-taking landscapes
Up hill, down hill and around the bend
With races ranging from 5km to 100km through magnificent wilderness
And get out for a splash as often as we can
That will challenge you to find your limits
Are made when you share incredible event experiences together
That activate our kids and show them how much fun the outdoors can be
From beginners to elite – we have an event for you
Rapid Ascent | Australia'sLeading Adventure SportsEvent Management Company
A 4 day, 6 stage MTB race around Alice Springs and the incredible MacDonnell Ranges.
18 Aug, 2016
Trail running races through beautiful wilderness locations within 1 hr of Melbourne. Take your running off road.
18 Jun, 2017
A 4 day, 4 stage trail running stage race along sections of the Larapinta Trail, Alice Springs, NT
11 Aug, 2017
A 100km ultra marathon trail running event along the Surf Coast for individuals and relay teams.
09 Sep, 2017
The World’s Biggest Adventure Race through the wild landscapes of the South West near Margaret River.
04 Nov, 2017
Australia’s ultimate MTB marathon with 100km, 50km and 15km courses providing an odyssey for all riders.
25 Feb, 2018
A-grade riding on A-grade dirt made accessible to all riders.
A 3 day MTB stage race on spectacular Mt Buller combined with a food, wine and music festival in the Alps.
10 Mar, 2018
An off road triathlon at picturesque Geographe Bay with long course, short course and kids races.
21 Apr, 2018
An incredible trail running journey along the beautiful Cape to Cape coastline
05 May, 2018
Many of Australia’s best gravity riders are lining up for the biggest mountain bike festival in Australia, the Shimano Bike Buller Festival on 10th-12th of March, 2018.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Competitors will be racing for extra kudos at the 2018 X-Adventure Dunsborough off-road triathlon with the race newly slated as an official qualifying event for the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Cross Triathlon World Championships as well as being the WA State Championships.
Friday, November 17, 2017
Hardy Inlet sparkled as almost 800 paddlers hit the water for the 12th Act-Belong-Commit Augusta Adventure Race this morning in Augusta, with 57kms of off-road adventure up ahead through the wilds of south-west Western Australia.
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Entries are now open for the 2018 Shimano Bike Buller Festival that will see three massive days of mountain bike racing on Mt Buller’s internationally-recognised trails from the 10th-12th of March, 2018.
Monday, October 16, 2017
The Trail Running Series presented by The North Face has concluded a massive season featuring five short distance trail runs at a range of beautiful wilderness locations across Melbourne.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Regarded as Australia’s leading Adventure Sports Event Management company, Rapid Ascent
organises off-road, adventure and niche sports events across Australia ranging from mass
participation adventure races (the world’s largest!) to boutique mountain bike festivals.
Regarded as Australia’s leading adventure sports event management company, Rapid Ascent organises off-road adventure and niche sporting events across Australia.
Rapid Ascent was established in November 2004 and is owned by John Jacoby and Sam Maffett. As experienced athletes themselves, John and Sam are committed to bringing you races by competitors, for competitors.
Enter a Rapid Ascent event today and enjoy the journey!
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