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If you are interested in being involved as a sponsor of the Run Larapinta Stage Race please contact Rapid Ascent on 03 5261 5511 or email at [email protected].


Mercure Alice Springs Resort

The Mercure Alice Springs Resort combines efficient and friendly service with modern amenities. Situated on Todd River and only five minutes from the town centre, its low rise architecture and lush native landscaping contribute to the relaxed ambience. The resort has 139 guest rooms and facilities including 24 hour reception, free WiFi, three multi purpose function rooms, guest laundry, restaurant, bar and complimentary onsite parking.



Making the return of the Crowne Plaza® brand to Alice Springs – the town in Australia’s “Red Centre”. Nestled under the MacDonnell Ranges and is just a few minutes from Alice Springs CBD and 10 minutes from the Alice Springs Airport. Adjacent to key Alice Springs visitor attractions such as Alice Springs Convention Centre and the casino, Crowne Plaza® Alice Springs Lasseters is one of the town’s largest hotel, offering guests quality, convenient accommodation.



Find Your Feet

World and National Champion trail runner and orienteer Hanny Allston launched Find Your Feet in November 2009 and now they offer Australia’s largest trail running equipment and apparel range for trail runners via their online store and retail outlet in Hobart. They also conduct workshops, running tours, coaching and plenty more.


Hanny Allston

Hanny Allston is a world champion, elite Australian trail runner, and previous marathon and distance track athlete. She still holds the track record for the Larapinta Stage Race (2016).

Hanny has a depth of academic and employment experiences working with athletes, both eliteand recreational. She is also an award-winning businesswoman, who knows what it is like to live in the modern world and to juggle responsibilities. Hanny is the person to guide you on your own journey. She wants to help you to Be, Play and Perform Wilder – to help you find your feet.


Event Partner

Glen Helen Lodge

For camping, backpackers or motel guests, adventure holidays or a relaxing drive, Glen Helen Homestead Lodge can cater to all styles of self drive holidays in the red centre. With an array of activities, stunning scenery, award winning dining and talented Australian musicians. Glen Helen is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the true Australian outback lifestyle.



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