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 100km ultra marathon trail running event along the Surf Coast for individuals and relay teams.
15 Sep, 2018
Trail running races through beautiful wilderness locations within 1 hr of Melbourne. Take your running off road.
16 Sep, 2018
The World’s Biggest Adventure Race through the wild landscapes of the South West near Margaret River.
03 Nov, 2018
A mass participation fun run in support of the new Children’s Rehab Ward development at Geelong University Hospital.
18 Nov, 2018
Australia’s ultimate MTB marathon with 100km, 50km and 15km courses providing an odyssey for all riders.
23 Feb, 2019
A-grade riding on A-grade dirt made accessible to all riders.
24 Feb, 2019
A 3 day MTB stage race on spectacular Mt Buller combined with a food, wine and music festival in the Alps.
09 Mar, 2019
An off road triathlon at picturesque Geographe Bay with long course, short course and kids races.
30 Mar, 2019
An incredible trail running journey along the beautiful Cape to Cape coastline
04 May, 2019
A 4 day, 4 stage trail running stage race along sections of the Larapinta Trail, Alice Springs, NT
16 Aug, 2019
A 4 day, 6 stage MTB race around Alice Springs and the incredible MacDonnell Ranges.
22 Aug, 2019
Entries are now open to Australia’s largest off-road triathlon, X-Adventure Dunsborough, held in the pristine wilderness of south-west Western Australia on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st March 2019.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Thousands of competitors and spectators descended on Augusta, Western Australia, for the 13th Augusta Adventure Fest, which hosted a number of off-road adventure races through the wilds of the south-west this weekend.
Sunday, November 4, 2018
Augusta spoilt us today with splendid weather and near perfect racing conditions for day one of the 2018 Augusta Adventure Fest in south west WA.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
There is something that draws you back. My first taste of Western Australia was when I competed in the August Adventure Fest in 2010. I ran, swam, kayaked and mountain biked my away around the small but picturesque seaside town of Augusta that day and a suspicion within me grew; I would be back f...
Monday, October 15, 2018
The trails came alive at Yarra Bend on Saturday night with the glow of head torches, glow sticks and bright funky outfits as 700+ runners took part in the final, night time race of the Trail Running Series presented by The North Face.
Sunday, October 7, 2018
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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