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
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
Trail running races through beautiful wilderness locations within 1 hr of Melbourne. Take your running off road.
17 Jun, 2018
A 4 day, 4 stage trail running stage race along sections of the Larapinta Trail, Alice Springs, NT
17 Aug, 2018
A 4 day, 6 stage MTB race around Alice Springs and the incredible MacDonnell Ranges.
23 Aug, 2018
A 100km ultra marathon trail running event along the Surf Coast for individuals and relay teams.
15 Sep, 2018
The World’s Biggest Adventure Race through the wild landscapes of the South West near Margaret River.
03 Nov, 2018
This weekend, over 1,200 competitors and hundreds more spectators will make the journey down south for the 2018 X-Adventure Dunsborough off-road triathlon and new Aquathlon-X through paradise.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The news of a brand new running event taking place in his backyard twigged something in the mind of Perth local Julian Strudwick. Although just an average runner - he knew he could put his energy towards something more than the just the run alone. So he pulled together a relay team of mates to ta...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
We are aware of the forecast for less than ideal weather on Saturday in the Dunsborough region but want to keep you are up to date with any possible ramifications to the event.
Entries open today to Australia’s most popular series of off-road runs – The Trail Running Series presented by The North Face that is conducted by renowned event managers Rapid Ascent.
Monday, March 26, 2018
Chris Panozzo and Sian A’Hern have been crowned Gravity Gods and overall champions of the Shimano Bike Buller Festival at Mt Buller, Victoria this weekend as the fastest of the field across the three key gravity races.
Monday, March 12, 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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